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Tuesday Sees Scattered Rain, Slick Roads

Two-day rain totals as of 5 a.m. Tuesday show Oceanside, Fallbrook and San Onofre received more than .50" of rain

San Diegans battled slick roads during the morning commute early Tuesday thanks to some drizzle and light rain, according to the NBC 7 First Alert Forecast. 

There was also patchy fog and poor visibility in some areas, according to NBC 7 Meteorologist Sheena Parveen.

Two-day rain totals as of 1:15 p.m. Tuesday showed close to an inch of rain (.96 inches) in Palomar and .83 inches in Fallbrook, according to the NWS.

Oceanside saw .61 inches of rianfall, and Carlsbad, Encinitas, Mission Beach, Chula Vista, and San Ysidro had all received less than a half inch.

The NWS said there was slight chance of showers in the county before midnight, and Wednesday's forecast was mostly sunny after a partly cloudy start.

A wind advisory was put in place until midnight Tuesday for county desserts. The NWS said gusts could reach 45 to 55 mph.

NBC 7 Meteorologist Dagmar Midcap said the warmup would continue for the inland valleys until a cool down this weekend. Highs alongthe ocast are expected to remain in the high 60s for the coast, Midcap said.

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