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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

Lat: 44.90493°NLon: 123.00096°WElev: 207ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SSW 8 MPH
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 3:50 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Independence OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind around 11 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 45. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 57. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 40. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly after 11am.  High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 11pm, then showers likely after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 45. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 57. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 40. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Rain, mainly after 11am. High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 11pm, then showers likely after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Independence OR
 44.82°N 123.2°W (Elev. 299 ft)
9:03 am PDT Mar 23, 2017
4pm PDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm PDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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