Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ellensburg, Ellensburg Bowers Field (KELN)

Lat: 47.03377°NLon: 120.53132°WElev: 1745ft.

Clear

73°F

23°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NW 16 MPH
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.27 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 11:00 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Ellensburg WA

Excessive Heat Watch July 29, 11:00am until July 31, 11:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Northwest wind around 9 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Ellensburg WA
 46.97°N 120.65°W (Elev. 1916 ft)
10:46 pm PDT Jul 27, 2021
11pm PDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm PDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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