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 >

Current conditions at

Portland, Portland International Airport (KPDX)

Lat: 45.59578°NLon: 122.60917°WElev: 20ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed WSW 16 MPH
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.03 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 04:35 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Portland OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 59. West wind around 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 60. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 59. West wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 60. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light and variable wind.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Portland OR
 45.53°N 122.67°W (Elev. 200 ft)
5:01 pm PDT May 18, 2022
5pm PDT May 18, 2022-6pm PDT May 25, 2022
 
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