Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

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

Clear

28°C

83°F

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed NW 10 MPH
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.26 mb)
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (82°F)
Last update 27 Jul 07:56 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem OR

Excessive Heat Watch July 29, 11:00am until July 31, 11:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 34. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 34 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. North wind 5 to 14 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 37 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 38.

    Hot

    High: 38 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 34. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 37. North wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northwest wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Salem OR
 44.95°N 123.03°W (Elev. 56 m)
7:02 pm PDT Jul 27, 2021
8pm PDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm PDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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