Winter-Like Storm can damage farmers crops

A storm system will impact Central California Wednesday night into early Friday morning.

Heavy snow is expected in the Southern Sierra Nevada above 7,000 feet, where a Winter Storm Warning is in effect.

The majority of this precipitation will fall Wednesday night and Thursday morning.

Photo from the National Weather Service Handford

The rain is posing a threat to local crops.

The higher rain totals are expected to impact the northern end of the valley near Sacramento and Modesto, where the cherry harvest is close to beginning.

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