Light rain was falling in the Fresno area early Tuesday, and forecasts call for showers into the afternoon.
Overnight showers brought .04 of an inch of precipitation to the area overnight, according to the National Weather Service in Hanford. Rainfall totals for Merced were .01 of an inch and Visalia received .05 of an inch.
Mostly cloudy skies are expected in the Fresno area Tuesday with a high of 59 degrees and an overnight low of 45.
The rain is part of a storm system off the Southern California coast. There is a possibility of another storm later this week.