(KRON) — The first storm of February picks up where January’s rain left off.
Wednesday’s rain was expected to move along the coast during the 6:00 p.m. commute. The roads were expected to be wet, so drive cautiously.
Rain was expected to be light then intensify as the night progresses. Expect heavy rain during the Thursday morning commute.
In addition to the rain, we will also have to deal with strong winds. Expect gusts to over 40 mph in the valleys and over 50 mph in the hills. There is a Wind Advisory in effect from 10:00 tonight until 3:00 AM Friday.
Be mindful of downed trees and power lines on the road.
— NWS Bay Area (@NWSBayArea) February 1, 2017