Arctic Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Bitter Cold

Heavy snow will shift into the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes as an arctic front continues south and east. Bitter cold and dangerous wind chills can be expected across the Northern Tier states and into the Central Great Plains. A Pacific weather system will bring a wintry mix in the mountains and rain to the lower elevations. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tacoma / McChord Air Force Base (KTCM)

Lat: 47.15°NLon: 122.48333°WElev: 322ft.

Mist

37°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 3 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.98 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 28 Jan 01:20 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Mc Chord AFB/Tacoma WA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 40. Light southwest wind.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly between 10am and 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Wind chill values between 16 and 21. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Northeast wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 40. Light southwest wind.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly between 10am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Light and variable wind becoming north northeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Wind chill values between 16 and 21. Northeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Wind chill values between 15 and 25. Northeast wind around 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Mc Chord AFB/Tacoma WA
 47.15°N 122.5°W (Elev. 302 ft)
11:48 pm PST Jan 27, 2023
1am PST Jan 28, 2023-6pm PST Feb 3, 2023
 
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