San Diego to get one-half inch of rain this weekend

Posted: 2:44 PM, Oct 11, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-11 21:44:45Z

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Forecasters expect San Diego to receive about one-half inch of rain this weekend, with rainfall likely Friday night into Saturday.

According to the National Weather Service , low pressure over Southern California will tap into moisture from Tropical Storm Sergio.

Rain is expected to continue through Sunday morning.

FORECAST: Up-to-date 10News weather forecast

Sergio also continues to bring elevated surf to San Diego's coastline, increasing the danger of possible rip currents. A Beach Hazards Statement  is in effect through 6 p.m. Friday, with waves expected to reach 3 to 8 feet, the great impact along southwest facing beaches in the North County.

Flooding in low-lying areas may be a concern for some areas and thunderstorms could develop.

A mild Santa Ana event may follow the weekend's wet forecast.