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Autumn has arrived in Almanor

Feather Publishing


Conditions in the Lake Almanor Basin made a definite turn toward autumn during September.

While our average low temperature for the month (39.6 degrees F) was 1.5 degrees above the long-term average, our average high (75.8 degrees) was 2.4 degrees below the long-term norm.

We experienced a very warm 89-degree high Sept. 8 – 10, offset by a 26-degree low Sept. 27.

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Almanor gets a jump on annual precipitation

Dale Knudsen
Special to Feather Publishing

  After our typical dry summer months, autumn has turned unusually wet in the Lake Almanor Basin.

  October and November brought both rain and snow to the area, with very heavy rains arriving the last few days of November.

Read more: Almanor gets a jump on annual precipitation


PG&E offers tips in preparation for high winds and wet weather

Feather Publishing
In preparation for adverse weather this week, PG&E is providing the following safety tips. Stormy weather throughout the North State will bring gusty winds starting Wednesday and continuing throughout the week.Windy weather and wet or snowy conditions have the potential to cause weather-related outages.


Preparing for Power Outages

  • Have battery-operated flashlights and radios with fresh batteries ready. Listen for updates on storm conditions and power outages.
  • If you have a telephone system that requires electricity to work (such as a cordless phone or answering machine), plan for alternate communication - have a standard telephone handset, cellular telephone or pager ready as a back-up.
  • Freeze plastic containers filled with water to make blocks of ice that can be placed in your refrigerator/freezer during an outage to prevent foods from spoiling.

Read more: PG&E offers tips in preparation for high winds and wet weather


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