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

Eastsound, Orcas Island Airport (KORS)

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

Rain

59°F

15°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 29.53 in (1000.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 12:55 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Orcas WA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Steady temperature around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then rain likely between 8am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then rain after 11pm.  Low around 52. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 65. South southwest wind 3 to 8 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 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Steady temperature around 55. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then rain likely between 8am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then rain after 11pm. Low around 52. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Rain before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 65. South southwest wind 3 to 8 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 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Orcas WA
 48.6°N 122.82°W (Elev. 66 ft)
6:43 pm PDT Sep 17, 2021
1am PDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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