Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

Lat: 44.90493°NLon: 123.00096°WElev: 207ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 17 MPH
Barometer 29.60 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 1:20 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SSE Salem OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  High near 51. Windy, with a south wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 4am.  Low around 43. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 10am, then rain after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 51. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 44. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly after 4pm.  High near 52. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers likely after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. High near 51. Windy, with a south wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 4am. Low around 43. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 10am, then rain after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 51. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 44. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain, mainly after 4pm. High near 52. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain. High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers likely after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
M.L.King Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SSE Salem OR
 44.85°N 122.97°W (Elev. 397 ft)
1:01 pm PST Jan 17, 2019
2pm PST Jan 17, 2019-6pm PST Jan 23, 2019
 
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