A Pacific storm treated the central San Joaquin Monday to showers, a late-afternoon thunder and lightning show and snow in the higher elevations of the Sierra.
The storm is expected to taper off Tuesday morning, with just a chance of showers in the Valley and snow showers possible in the Sierra.
Temperatures will be chilly. In Fresno, Tuesday’s high is expected to hit 58, with lows in the low 40s over the next few days. Patchy fog is possible overnight, according to the National Weather Service in Hanford. In the Sierra, high temperatures will be in the 30s with lows in the 20s.
The storm dropped 0.52 of an inch of rain in Merced; 0.26 in Madera and Fresno and 0.18 in Visalia as of 8 p.m.
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The thunderstorm cut power to more than 200 Pacific Gas & Electric Co. customers Fresno and more than 150 Southern California Edison customers in Exeter.