This NOAA satellite image taken Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, at 1:00 AM EDT shows a large area of moderate rain spread across the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, Intermountain West, and parts of the Rocky Mountains. Embedded thunderstorms are also located over Nevada within some of these rain showers. This activity is developing ahead of an upper level trough that is progressing eastward. More thunderstorm clusters are also developing over parts of the Upper Mississippi River Valley and the Central Plains.
This NOAA satellite image taken Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, at 1:00 AM EDT shows a large area of moderate rain spread across the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, Intermountain West, and parts of the Rocky Mountains. Embedded thunderstorms are also located over Nevada within some of these rain showers. This activity is developing ahead of an upper level trough that is progressing eastward. More thunderstorm clusters are also developing over parts of the Upper Mississippi River Valley and the Central Plains. AP
This NOAA satellite image taken Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, at 1:00 AM EDT shows a large area of moderate rain spread across the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, Intermountain West, and parts of the Rocky Mountains. Embedded thunderstorms are also located over Nevada within some of these rain showers. This activity is developing ahead of an upper level trough that is progressing eastward. More thunderstorm clusters are also developing over parts of the Upper Mississippi River Valley and the Central Plains. AP

Fall-like conditions carry promise of rain for Sacramento

September 16, 2015 08:13 AM

UPDATED September 16, 2015 09:33 AM

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