Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

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Current conditions at

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON (UWASH)

Lat: 47.65°NLon: 122.31°WElev: 190ft.

NA

16°C

60°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed ENE 0 G 1 MPH
Barometer 1013.6 mb
Dewpoint 12°C (54°F)
Visibility NA
Last update 20 Aug 7:55 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Downtown Seattle WA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Light south wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 16. South wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 21. South wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Rain

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Light west wind becoming northwest 9 to 14 km/h in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Light south wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 km/h in the afternoon.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 16. South wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 18 to 23 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 42 km/h.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 21. South wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Light west wind becoming northwest 9 to 14 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Downtown Seattle WA
 47.63°N 122.33°W (Elev. 12 m)
9:02 am PDT Aug 20, 2019
9am PDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm PDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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