TIMELINE: Rain returns this weekend with snow likely on Bay Area's highest peaks

ByDrew Tuma and Frances Dinglasan KGO logo
Saturday, April 13, 2024
AccuWeather Forecast: Scattered showers, chance of thunderstorms
ABC7 News meteorologist Frances Dinglasan has your AccuWeather forecast for Saturday.

Rain returns to the Bay Area this weekend as cold air moves back in. It will be a level 1 on the ABC7 Exclusive Storm Impact Scale for both days, but Saturday will be the wetter of the two.

Snow is also likely on the Bay Area's highest peaks Saturday morning.


  • Heaviest rain will fall between midnight and 9 a.m. Saturday morning
  • Saturday afternoon will feature the best chance for thunderstorms
  • Sunday will have more periods of dry weather. Isolated showers are likely in the afternoon

  • Best chance for snow is Saturday morning
  • Mt. Hamilton, Santa Cruz Mountains, and Lake/Interior Mendocino County best places for flakes