Lake Effect Snow Continues, Snow For Appalachians And Warm Temperatures Out West

Despite the latest winter storm winding down, heavy lake effect snow continues downwind of the Great Lakes. This is especially true off Lakes Erie and Ontario, where blizzard warnings from snow, winds and cold temperatures persist in New York state. A clipper system may deliver light snow accumulations across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Appalachians. Temperatures will be warm out West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pierce County-Thun Field (KPLU)

Lat: 47.104°NLon: 122.287°WElev: 538ft.

Mist

32°F

0°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.34 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 04:15 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Orting WA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of rain after 10am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 37. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly before 4pm.  High near 47. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 10pm.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Light east southeast wind.

    Chance Rain
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 48. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain.  High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Rain

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of rain after 10am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 37. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain, mainly before 4pm. High near 47. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 10pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Light east southeast wind.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 48. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Rain. High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Orting WA
 47.09°N 122.2°W (Elev. 256 ft)
2:17 am PST Feb 28, 2020
4am PST Feb 28, 2020-6pm PST Mar 5, 2020
 
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