Monsoon Flood Threat in the Southwest; Hot in the South and Northwest

Monsoonal heavy rain will continue flash flood potential across the Southwest and Intermountain West to the central and southern Rockies through this weekend, especially in complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas. Excessive heat and humidity with heat indices over 110 degrees will be common over much of the Deep South and interior Northwest this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Methow Valley (KS52)

Lat: 48.42495°NLon: 120.14589°WElev: 1706ft.

Partly Cloudy

36°C

96°F

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed NNW 17 MPH
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 11 km
Heat Index34°C (93°F)
Last update 31 Jul 03:35 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles NNE Mazama WA

Flash Flood Watch August 1, 06:00am until August 1, 05:00pm
Excessive Heat Warning until July 31, 08:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 31, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Widespread haze. Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Haze

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers after 11pm.  Widespread haze. Widespread smoke. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a north wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h after midnight.  New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Widespread haze before 11am, then widespread haze after 3pm. Areas of smoke between 11am and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 16 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Widespread haze before 8pm. Areas of smoke between 8pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 19.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Widespread haze. Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers after 11pm. Widespread haze. Widespread smoke. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Breezy, with a north wind 24 to 29 km/h decreasing to 14 to 19 km/h after midnight. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Widespread haze before 11am, then widespread haze after 3pm. Areas of smoke between 11am and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Widespread haze before 8pm. Areas of smoke between 8pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles NNE Mazama WA
 48.81°N 120.25°W (Elev. 2257 m)
2:54 pm PDT Jul 31, 2021
4pm PDT Jul 31, 2021-6pm PDT Aug 7, 2021
 
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