National Weather Service

Storm systems may mean more ‘rain’

In the height of a drought, even the light sprinkles Auburn experienced Sunday night are enough to raise hopes for the coming months. According to National Weather Service meteoro ...

Auburn temperatures soar but some like it hot

Some want to beat the heat. Others choose to escape it. Auburn’s Jeff Buck thrives in it, with a few precautionary measures. With temperatures taking off into the torrid t ...

Forecast: 90s with a chance of warped plastic

With the longest day of the year in the rearview and the hottest yet to come, Auburn area forecasters and authorities are both watching the thermostat and warning residents – ...

Relief from torrid temperatures should arrive today in Auburn

Relief from triple-digit temperatures arrives today and should stick around for the weekend in the Auburn-area foothills. The National Weather Service is forecasting a high of 87 ...

Cloudy skies precede sunny weekend

Forecasters expect rains and storms to wash across Northern California early this week before giving way to clear skies and 80-degree days for the Memorial Day weekend -- which AAA ...

Summer weather looms in Auburn

Auburn may not have seen its last storm or 50-degree day of the season on Friday, but it doesn’t have many left. According to the National Weather Service, turbulent spring ...

Low snowpack levels mean tough summer for farmers

Recent storms may have helped the Sierra foothills regain that bright green hue, but members of the Placer County agricultural community say they’re still bracing for a rough ...

PG&E ups predictions on Placer County water deliveries

Pacific Gas & Electric is providing another round of good news for Placer County water users. Recent storms have led the San Francisco-based corporation to upwardly revise pro ...

The grass is finally getting greener on the other side of the fence

Thanks to February’s rainfall, the rolling hills of Auburn are finally starting to turn an emerald green, signaling the return of fresh grass and grazing opportunities for lo ...

Storm rains 8 inches on Auburn but drought still on

The Auburn area experienced the first major rainstorm of the season over the weekend, with just over 8 inches falling from Thursday to Monday. Sunday represented the peak of a sto ...