Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

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

Clear

39°F

4°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed S 5 MPH
Barometer 30.4 in (1029.46 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 08 May 02:35 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem OR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Light southwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain after 3am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light north northwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Light southwest wind.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain after 3am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Salem OR
 44.93°N 123.05°W (Elev. 200 ft)
3:03 am PDT May 8, 2021
3am PDT May 8, 2021-6pm PDT May 14, 2021
 
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