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

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON (UWASH)

Lat: 47.65°NLon: 122.31°WElev: 190ft.

NA

56°F

13°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SSW 24 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility NA
Last update 18 May 01:55 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Downtown Seattle WA

Wind Advisory until May 18, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until May 18, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 55. Southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a steady temperature around 55. Southwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a southwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Downtown Seattle WA
 47.61°N 122.32°W (Elev. 240 ft)
2:37 pm PDT May 18, 2022
3pm PDT May 18, 2022-6pm PDT May 25, 2022
 
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