Fire Weather Concerns Persist Across the West; Below Normal Temperatures for the Midwest and East

As a cold front moves through the western states, gusty conditions will pose fire weather concerns through the weekend from the interior Northwest into the Great Basin and Rockies. Elsewhere, temperatures will run ten or more degrees below normal from the Upper Midwest into much of the eastern U.S. A tropical depression may bring heavy rainfall to parts of the western Gulf Coast this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richland Airport (KRLD)

Lat: 46.30859°NLon: 119.3058°WElev: 387ft.

mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 3 MPH
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.16 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 18 Sep 04:15 AM PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW West Richland WA

  • Today

    Today: Widespread smoke, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Smoke

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Patchy smoke before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Widespread smoke, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 14 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Patchy smoke before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW West Richland WA
 46.35°N 119.45°W (Elev. 499 ft)
4:37 am PDT Sep 18, 2020
4am PDT Sep 18, 2020-6pm PDT Sep 24, 2020
 
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