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Scattered showers anticipated Monday

Posted at 5:13 PM, Mar 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-23 02:42:14-04

Showers were slow to arrive to the Central Coast Sunday.

Many areas by Sunday afternoon had not even reached .10" of rain.

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The heaviest showers are still on there way for some areas, however.

The National Weather Service anticipates there is still thunderstorm potential for Sunday night, into early Monday morning.

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These thunderstorms could include hail and cloud to ground lightning.

This low pressure system and cold front will bring southerly winds with rain through Monday morning.

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Rain is expected to decrease after midnight with mostly scattered showers leftover.

The Santa Ynez Valley mountains and Topa Topa mountains could get up to 3 inches of rain.

On Monday the storm moves east with strong wind potentials and partly cloud skies.

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Total rainfall amounts are expected to range between .75-1.25 inches.

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Another cold weather system is anticipated to bring showers/heavy rain Tuesday night into Wednesday with a few showers lingering into Thursday.

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Keep that umbrella close by!