After two weeks of dry weather, rainfall is expected to return today.
Light precipitation is expected from the cloudy weather, delivering a half-inch or less to the Sacramento region.
The last time it rained in Sacramento was Jan. 5-6, when 0.83 of an inch fell. That's all the rain that has fallen this month.
January is usually the wettest month of the year. Normal rainfall for January is 4.18 inches.