December 6, 2023
A pair watches rain and surf in Ocean Seaside. File picture by Chris Stone

California’s winter wet season will start a bit early for San Diego, with as much as an inch and a half forecast over the following 5 days.

The rain is anticipated to start out Wednesday afternoon and proceed by Thursday afternoon, then after a short clearing, return on Friday and Saturday.

The Nationwide Climate Service forecast requires “durations of rain, thunderstorms, and really excessive elevation mountain snow by the weekend. A short break in rain will probably be doable Thursday afternoon by Friday afternoon earlier than extra exercise happens late Friday and Saturday.”

Rainfall is anticipated to complete 0.40 to 0.70 inches within the coasts and valleys on Wednesday and Thursday, then 0.30 to 0.70 inches on Friday and Saturday.

Ranges within the mountains will probably be better, with snow above 7,500 toes, whereas the deserts will stand up to half an inch over the interval.

Gusty southwest winds, strongest over the mountains into the deserts, are anticipated on Friday and Saturday.

Highs Wednesday will probably be 69 to 72 close to the coast, 73 inland, 72 to 77 within the valleys, 62 to 69 within the mountains and round 80 within the deserts.

Meteorologists mentioned that when the storm system strikes out, doubtless on Sunday or Monday, dry climate will return with hotter temperatures.