The high temperature Friday in Sacramento is expected to be around 70 degrees but the weekend looks a tad cooler.
The normal high for late February is around 64 degrees. Over the weekend an approaching weather system could bring a little cooler weather to the Sacramento region, perhaps dropping afternoon temperatures to around 67 degrees on Saturday and 65 degrees on Sunday.
The National Weather Service maximum temperature forecast for Saturday and Sunday:
Sacramento: 67 degrees on Saturday, 65 degrees on Sunday
Woodland: 66 on Saturday, 65 on Sunday
Yuba City: 67 on Saturday, 64 on Sunday
Roseville: 64 on Saturday, 63 on Sunday
Placerville: 64 on Saturday, 60 on Sunday
Auburn: 60 on Saturday, 61 on Sunday
Grass Valley: 65 on Saturday, 60 on Sunday
South Lake Tahoe: 57 on Saturday, 40 on Sunday
The detailed, 7-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento region:
Friday: Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight: Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 47. Light and variable wind.
Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Saturday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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