Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton‘s Evening Forecast Discussion:
More of the same for the next couple of days and we should take full advantage of this weather. Let’s be honest, we’re living on “borrowed time” weather-wise because the rain will be back. Tonight, clear early with the exception for overcast skies at the coast, with inland valleys filling in for a foggy start once again Wednesday.
Tomorrow through the weekend, it’ll be thick valley fog in the morning, plenty of sunshine in the afternoon. Highs the next few days will climb into the mid to upper 60s. The coast will battle the marine clouds as a trapped upper level low slowly drifts north under the high pressure bubble. It won’t have much of an effect on inland areas, just a push of some stronger marine layer influence.
As for weekend football, both the Ducks and Beavers are in town with big matchups. Ducks kickoff against UCLA at 4p, under sunny skies (foggy if you’re going to crash ESPN Gameday broadcast at 6am). Meanwhile, the Beavers will see clear skies and temps in the upper 50s for kickoff against Stanford.
The ridge holds into next week as well, so we’ll be seeing a sunny stretch of over 2 weeks straight going into the back end of October.
Have a great Wednesday!
– Chief Meteorologist Justin Stapleton
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