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One little rain storm after another this week in Sacramento

Rainfall the way it should be in December is falling this week with one wet weather system after another.

The little rain event that soaked the city on Monday dropped 0.55 inches in Sacramento. That brings the seasonal total to over 8 inches, with the city now standing at 149 percent of normal for the season up to mid-December.

More showers are predicted for Tuesday, particularly after 4 p.m. The rainfall is not expected to be heavy, but the commute home could be showery.

Another little storm arrives Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Then, a break in the wet weather occurs on Thursday. On Friday, the NWS is predicting a 50 percent chance of showers.

The detailed, seven-day forecast from the NWS for the Sacramento region:

Tuesday: Showers, mainly after 4 p.m. High near 57. South-southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Thursday night: Showers. Low around 47. South-southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 10 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South-southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Wednesday night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 10 p.m. Patchy fog after 4 a.m. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.

Thursday: Patchy fog before 10 a.m. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind.

Thursday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 53.

Friday night: A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 48.

Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

Saturday night: Patchy fog after 10 p.m. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

Sunday: Patchy fog before 10 a.m. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 58.

Sunday night: Patchy fog after 10 p.m. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

Monday: Patchy fog before 10 a.m. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.

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