Vigorous System Impacting the Northwest; Large System To Affect East

A potent storm system is delivering heavy rainfall, strong winds, rough surf and beach erosion along the Pacific Northwest coast with mountain snow inland. Expect a couple more systems to arrive late week into the weekend. Meanwhile, another developing large scale system will deliver a heavy rain and renewed flood threat to much of the East late Wednesday through Friday, which may impact travel. Read More >

Current conditions at

Eastsound, Orcas Island Airport (KORS)

Lat: 48.70806°NLon: 122.91028°WElev: 30ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 9 MPH
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 19 Dec 5:15 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Orcas Island Airport WA

High Wind Watch December 20, 07:00am until December 20, 07:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 13 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Breezy. Rain
    Likely then
    Chance Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 44.

    Chance Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind around 13 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy.
Sunday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Christmas Day
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Orcas Island Airport WA
 48.7°N 122.91°W (Elev. 154 ft)
3:06 am PST Dec 19, 2018
5am PST Dec 19, 2018-6pm PST Dec 25, 2018
 
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