Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

Lat: 44.90493°NLon: 123.00096°WElev: 207ft.

Mostly Clear

66°F

19°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 13 MPH
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.81 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 01:35 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Salem OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 55. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 65. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 50.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 55. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 65. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Salem OR
 44.89°N 123.01°W (Elev. 341 ft)
1:03 pm PDT Sep 18, 2021
1pm PDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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