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Heavy rain possible over parts of Northern and Central California and snow possible for parts of the Sierras and Northern Rockies

A storm system will produce rain over the Pacific Northwest into Northern California late into Saturday. The rain will expand into parts of the Northern Rockies Saturday night into Sunday. As the system moves inland, snow-levels drop overnight Saturday and snow will develop over the Sierras. Snow will also develop over the highest elevations of the Norther Rockies Friday. Read More >

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