Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ellensburg, Ellensburg Bowers Field (KELN)

Lat: 47.03377°NLon: 120.53132°WElev: 1745ft.

Clear

57°F

14°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed NW 39 MPH
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 04:53 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Ellensburg WA

Wind Advisory until May 18, 10:00pm
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Wind Advisory
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    Wind Advisory until May 18, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Wed

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 58. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 58. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 37 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Ellensburg WA
 46.97°N 120.49°W (Elev. 1519 ft)
4:50 pm PDT May 18, 2022
5pm PDT May 18, 2022-6pm PDT May 25, 2022
 
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