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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

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

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed NW 10 MPH
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Aug 3:05 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem OR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy smoke before 11pm. Clear, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Smoke
    then Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy smoke before 11pm. Clear, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 58.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Salem OR
 44.95°N 123.03°W (Elev. 184 ft)
9:26 am PDT Aug 21, 2017
3pm PDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm PDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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