Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. this weekend
A Pacific storm system will continue to impact the West Coast through Sunday. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding, as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. At higher elevations, strong winds and heavy snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.
Current conditions at
Washington, Washington-Wilkes County Airport (KIIY)
Lat: 33.78 Lon: -82.82 Elev: 646ft.
Tonight Cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the upper 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Sunday Cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. A 30 percent chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds around 10 mph. Sunday Night A chance of rain in the evening...then rain likely after midnight. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. Monday Rain likely. Areas of fog. Highs in the lower 50s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. Monday Night Rain and drizzle likely. Lows in the lower 40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. Tuesday Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent. Tuesday Night Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Chance of rain 90 percent. Wednesday Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent. Wednesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Christmas Day Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Thursday Night Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Friday Sunny. Highs around 60. Friday Night Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Saturday Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
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