Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

W7ALK-13 Packwood (AU102)

Lat: 46.607°NLon: 121.657°WElev: 1290ft.

NA

10°C

50°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NA 0 MPH
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.01 mb)
Dewpoint 7°C (45°F)
Visibility NA
Last update 14 Aug 08:22 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Mt Rainier WA

Fire Weather Watch August 15, 11:00am until August 16, 11:00pm
Excessive Heat Watch August 16, 10:00am until August 16, 09:00pm
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Fire Weather Watch
Excessive Heat Watch
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 14. North northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a steady temperature around 10. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 km/h in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 10 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 19. North wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. South wind 13 to 23 km/h becoming east in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. East southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 17.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 16.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 14. North northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a steady temperature around 10. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 km/h in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 19. North wind 11 to 13 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. South wind 13 to 23 km/h becoming east in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. East southeast wind 16 to 21 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Mt Rainier WA
 46.83°N 121.74°W (Elev. 2891 m)
3:06 am PDT Aug 14, 2020
8am PDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm PDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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