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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sunrise Base (SUN64)

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

NA

34°F

1°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 Jan 11:00 am PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Mt Rainier WA

Flood Watch until January 19, 12:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until January 19, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Thu

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. Wind chill values between 6 and 16. Windy, with a south southwest wind 43 to 47 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 21 to 27 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow before 10pm, then snow showers after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 22. Wind chill values between 4 and 9. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Windy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow showers.  Temperature rising to near 25 by 10am, then falling to around 20 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values between 4 and 9. Windy, with a south southwest wind 36 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between -1 and 4. Windy, with a south wind 26 to 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers.  High near 24. Windy, with a south southeast wind 37 to 46 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers.  High near 22. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Windy

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.

    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. Wind chill values between 6 and 16. Windy, with a south southwest wind 43 to 47 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 21 to 27 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow before 10pm, then snow showers after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 22. Wind chill values between 4 and 9. Windy, with a south southwest wind 25 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.
Thursday
Snow showers. Temperature rising to near 25 by 10am, then falling to around 20 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values between 4 and 9. Windy, with a south southwest wind 36 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values between -1 and 4. Windy, with a south wind 26 to 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers. High near 24. Windy, with a south southeast wind 37 to 46 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow showers. High near 22. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Breezy.
Sunday
Snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 12. Breezy.
Monday
Snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Mt Rainier WA
 46.89°N 121.76°W (Elev. 7707 ft)
11:46 am PST Jan 18, 2017
12pm PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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