SACRAMENTO AREA FORECAST 12/8/2013 11:30 p.m.
TONIGHT: Temperatures will plunge into the low and mid 20s overnight. The record low for downtown Sacramento is 23. I am forecasting a low of 26. Widespread frost will develop overnight. Sierra lows are expected to get to 17 below zero.
MONDAY: Frost returns to the valley with sunshine for the rest of the day. Highs will be in the mid to upper 40s. Sierra highs in the upper 20s with sunny skies.
TUESDAY: Mostly sunny in the valley with highs in the upper 40s to 50. Lows will remain in the mid to upper 20s . Sierra highs in the upper 30s under partly cloudy skies.
WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny and mild for the valley with lows in the near freezing. Afternoon highs warm to the mid 50s. Sierra skies will be mostly cloudy with highs near 40.
THURSDAY: Clouds will increase throughout the day. Temperatures will rebound to normal with highs in the mid 50s. Sierra highs will be in the low 40s.
FRIDAY-SATURDAY: Partly sunny skies are on tap with highs in the mid to upper 50s. For the Sierra,mostly cloudy with highs near 40.
SUNDAY: Temperatures will near 60 with partly cloudy skies. Sierra highs will remain near 40 under partly cloudy skies.
NEWS10 Meteorologist Darla Givens