It appears that Sacramento may sneak out of August with just one 100-degree day.
Campers around Lassen National Park could get a few showers on Monday, but otherwise the weather will be clear and fairly cool for late August in Northern California.
Looks like a pretty pleasant week ahead for Sacramento as temperatures cool a bit with a low pressure system passing to the west.
Sunny skies are in the forecast this weekend for Sacramento, according to the National Weather Service.
The National Weather Service notes that its a good time to head for them thar hills because of the dry and mild weather in the forecast for Thursday and Friday.
In the wake of a low pressure system, breezy conditions are expected -- along with below normal temperatures across the interior of Northern California on Wednesday.
A fire weather watch was issued Monday by the National Weather Service due to the likelihood of lightning in the Sierra Nevada.
Sunny skies this weekend will give way to a slight chance of thunderstorms on Monday, according to the National Weather Service.
Sierra Nevada campers should be aware that mountain hikes and marshmallow roasts could be interrupted by showers -- but in the valley forecasters say there will be nothing but clear skies and hot temperatures.
Public safety agencies recommend residents put together emergency supply kits, which can come in handy in the event of floods, fires or extended power outages.
Q: What state mountain set the record for snow from a single storm?
A: Mount Shasta received 189 inches from a single storm in 1959.
Q: From 1950 to 2004, how many tornadoes formed in Sacramento County?
A: Four tornadoes. The strongest was an F2.
Q: What is the mass of the atmosphere?
A: About 5 million billion tons.
Q: How often do two blue moons occur in a year?
A: Only three or four times per century.
Q: What is California's record low temperature for April?
A: -30 degrees at White Mountain.