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This Week's Weather Will Take Us from Fleece to Flip-Flops
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By Nancy Price, Multimedia Journalist
Published 1 month ago on
April 15, 2024

Sunshine and warmer temperatures are in the forecast for Fresno and Clovis this week and weekend. (Shutterstock)

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If you’re hoping for a cookout or to take the boat out on the lake this weekend, you’ll be happy to know that we’re heading for a stretch of sunny weather with above-normal temperatures.

Compared to last weekend’s cool, wet weather, temperatures will be about 20 to 25 degrees warmer starting Wednesday and Thursday, National Weather Service meteorologist Andy Bollenbacher said Monday morning.

Fresno and Clovis can expect daytime highs this weekend in the low to mid-80s with sunny skies, Bollenbacher said.

The warm-up is the result of a high-pressure ridge that’s building over the eastern Pacific and will expand over California starting midweek, he said.

Weekend Rains Boosted Annual Total

Rain storms on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning brought more than an inch of rain to the San Joaquin Valley, with as much as 1.25 inches falling in Fresno and Clovis, Bollenbacher said.

The weekend’s rain raised Fresno’s seasonal total to 9.64 inches, close to the seasonal average of 9.81 inches, he said.

The longer-range forecast for the next seven days is for continued warm and dry weather.

But we may not be out of the woods yet for rain and snowfall, Bollenbacher said. There could be additional precipitation later this month, although likely it will be lighter than last weekend’s storms and might only fall as snow in the higher Sierra elevations, he said.

More snow could postpone the opening of the trans-Sierra highways.

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Nancy Price,
Multimedia Journalist
Nancy Price is a multimedia journalist for GV Wire. A longtime reporter and editor who has worked for newspapers in California, Florida, Alaska, Illinois and Kansas, Nancy joined GV Wire in July 2019. She previously worked as an assistant metro editor for 13 years at The Fresno Bee. Nancy earned her bachelor's and master's degrees in journalism at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Her hobbies include singing with the Fresno Master Chorale and volunteering with Fresno Filmworks. You can reach Nancy at 559-492-4087 or Send an Email

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