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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sunrise Base (SUN64)

Lat: 46.91437°NLon: 121.64417°WElev: 6410ft.

NA

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 21 Oct 10:00 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Mt Rainier WA

Flood Watch October 21, 05:00pm until October 23, 05:00am
Flash Flood Watch October 21, 11:00am until October 22, 11:00am
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Flood Watch
Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 32. Wind chill values between 12 and 20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 17 to 23 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 24. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. Windy, with a west southwest wind 37 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 35 to 41 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers.  High near 27. Wind chill values between 6 and 16. Windy, with a west southwest wind 31 to 36 mph decreasing to 22 to 27 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 27 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. Wind chill values between 12 and 17. West wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.  New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 41. North northwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 32. Wind chill values between 12 and 20. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 17 to 23 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 24. Wind chill values between 10 and 15. Windy, with a west southwest wind 37 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 35 to 41 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow showers. High near 27. Wind chill values between 6 and 16. Windy, with a west southwest wind 31 to 36 mph decreasing to 22 to 27 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Wind chill values between 12 and 17. West wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. North northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Mt Rainier WA
 46.84°N 121.81°W (Elev. 9147 ft)
9:19 am PDT Oct 21, 2017
10am PDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm PDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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