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 Hurricane Warning in effect for Hawaii County, Hurricane Watches for Maui County and Oahu and a flash flood watch for all of Hawaii. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture may produce locally heavy rain and flash flooding 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

Tacoma, Tacoma Narrows Airport (KTIW)

Lat: 47.2675°NLon: 122.57611°WElev: 315ft.

Haze, Smoke

68°F

20°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 12:05 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW University Place WA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Widespread smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Smoke

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Smoke

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Areas of smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of drizzle before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Areas Drizzle
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Widespread smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Areas of smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Thursday
Areas of drizzle before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. West southwest wind around 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW University Place WA
 47.27°N 122.57°W (Elev. 200 ft)
3:36 pm PDT Aug 21, 2018
12am PDT Aug 22, 2018-6pm PDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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