The moderate storm that dropped a half-to-three quarters of an inch in the Sacramento region is expected to continue through today.
The wet weather was slow to arrive, but overnight rainfall totals started to build. Totals as of 6 a.m. for the preceding 24 hours include: .90 in Auburn, .86 in Newcastle, .83 in Orangevale, .71 at Folsom Lake, .71 at Rancho Cordova, .66 in Sacramento and .75 in Elk Grove.
The National Weather Service notes that once the showers fade away, strong winds are expected to develop behind the system. The winds are forecast to be present Thursday into Saturday.
The detailed, 7-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento region: