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Thunderstorms possible across parts of Midwest, Southeast, Interior West on Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Friday across parts of the Midwest, Southeast and Interior West. Thunderstorms that develop in these areas should remain below severe limits, with the possible exception of northeastern North Dakota into northern Minnesota, where there is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms on Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Coldwater Ridge-Mt St Helens (MSH32)

Lat: 46.3°NLon: 122.26°WElev: 3199ft.

NA

76°F

24°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility NA
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 27 Aug 7:00 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Mount St Helens WA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming southeast.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 48 by 1pm. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 61 by 1am. South southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain before 11am, then showers after 11am.  High near 48. Windy, with a south southwest wind 23 to 28 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain and
    Windy

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely before 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming southeast.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 48 by 1pm. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 61 by 1am. South southwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain before 11am, then showers after 11am. High near 48. Windy, with a south southwest wind 23 to 28 mph increasing to 35 to 40 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers. High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely before 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Mount St Helens WA
 46.18°N 122.18°W (Elev. 6204 ft)
8:55 pm PDT Aug 27, 2015
12am PDT Aug 28, 2015-6pm PDT Sep 2, 2015
 
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