Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Locally Heavy Rain in Southwest; Air Quality Issues in Northwest

Major hurricane Lane continues to inch closer to Hawaii with multiple hazards already in effect, including Hurricane Watches for Maui and Hawaii Counties and a Flash Flood Watch for the state. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture may produce locally heavy rain and flash flood concerns in the Four Corners. Finally, air quality concerns persist across the Northwest with smoke from ongoing western wildfires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ellensburg, Ellensburg Bowers Field (KELN)

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

Haze

84°F

29°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed ESE 6 MPH
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Aug 6:35 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellensburg WA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the evening.

    Haze

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Haze

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Haze

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Haze

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 51. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest in the evening.
Wednesday
Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday Night
Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Widespread haze. Patchy smoke. Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Ellensburg WA
 47°N 120.56°W (Elev. 1545 ft)
2:46 pm PDT Aug 21, 2018
6pm PDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm PDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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