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Northwest Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls early this evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the late evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

Issued Thu 18:23 EST

Northwest Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
04:50 EST
SSE 6 7 23.6 22.9 23.6 96 1 0.0 1014.0
04:49 EST
SW 11 11 24.6 20.7 24.6 79 2 - 1014.0
04:50 EST
S 4 4 23.2 21.8 23.2 92 1 7.2 -
04:49 EST
SSW 13 13 24.7 21.6 24.7 83 2 0.6 1013.0
04:50 EST
SSE 9 11 25.1 22.0 26.0 83 2 0.0 -
04:50 EST
SSW 7 7 24.9 22.4 24.9 86 2 1.8 -
04:50 EST
S 7 7 23.7 20.6 23.7 83 2 0.0 -
04:50 EST
S 13 15 24.1 21.2 24.1 84 2 0.2 1014.7
04:49 EST
SSW 7 9 23.7 21.6 23.7 88 2 5.0 1014.8
03:30 EST
SSE 6 7 23.2 22.2 23.2 94 1 18.2 1014.6
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