Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ellensburg, Ellensburg Bowers Field (KELN)

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

Haze

21°C

70°F

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 4.02 km
Last update 18 Aug 9:05 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellensburg WA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 14. West wind around 11 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.

    Patchy Smoke

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Widespread haze after 11am. Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest 11 to 16 km/h in the morning.

    Haze

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Haze

    Low: 15 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Widespread haze. Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 13 to 21 km/h becoming east in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.

    Haze

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 8 to 18 km/h.

    Haze

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Haze

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Haze

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Haze

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread haze before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Haze then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 14. West wind around 11 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Widespread haze after 11am. Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest 11 to 16 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Night
Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
Widespread haze. Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 13 to 21 km/h becoming east in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 29 km/h.
Monday Night
Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 8 to 18 km/h.
Tuesday
Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Widespread haze. Sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Widespread haze before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Ellensburg WA
 47°N 120.56°W (Elev. 471 m)
2:41 pm PDT Aug 18, 2018
9pm PDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm PDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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