SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)– It could be a stormy Memorial Day holiday, if your travels take you to Lake Tahoe, Yosemite or the High Sierra this weekend.
The National Weather Service is predicting periods of rain, hail, thunder and lightning and even snow over the higher elevations of the Sierra through Sunday morning.READ MORE: Afghan Refugee Who Moved Family To NorCal Shot Dead In San Francisco While Working As Driver
Moderate to heavy showers are forecast for today over much of the range with snow above 8,500 feet. Periods of hail are possible.READ MORE: Man Arrested In Petaluma for Possession of Loaded Firearm in Public Place
The storms should start to decrease by Saturday, although an isolated thundershower is possible.MORE NEWS: San Francisco Sees 3,000 Car Break-Ins in 1 Month; 'It's Out of Control'