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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

MERLIN (MLFO3)

Lat: 42.49975°NLon: 123.369167°WElev: 1144ft.

NA

78°F

26°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Aug 1:58 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Grants Pass OR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread smoke. Clear, with a low around 60. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Smoke

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Smoke

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Patchy Smoke

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Patchy Smoke

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Smoke

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Patchy Smoke

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Patchy Smoke

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 93.

    Patchy Smoke

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 57.

    Patchy Smoke

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread smoke. Clear, with a low around 60. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Patchy smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight.
Wednesday
Patchy smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Patchy smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Patchy smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Patchy smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Saturday Night
Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Patchy smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.
Sunday Night
Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
Patchy smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 102.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Grants Pass OR
 42.5°N 123.38°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
2:47 pm PDT Aug 21, 2017
3pm PDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm PDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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