Thunderstorms May Come to the Bay Area Sunday, With Chances of Dry Lightning
2 weeks ago
Thunderstorms with chances of adust lightning mightiness marque their mode to the Bay Area connected Sunday and Monday, according to the National Weather Service.
As mid-level moisture makes its mode crossed the Central Coast and Bay Area, upper-level disturbance from British Columbia volition origin a lobe of vigor to deed the portion from the northwest, the upwind work said Thursday. This mightiness bring thunderstorms and chances of adust lightning.
The chances of adust lightning are low, but it tin beryllium a interest for starting wildfires if it strikes adjacent adust brushwood passim the region. The upwind work does not expect that the conditions volition bring astir a occurrence akin to the Lightning Complex fires that struck the Bay Area successful August 2020.