More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richland Airport (KRLD)

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

Partly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 20 MPH
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.27 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 12:35 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW West Richland WA

Freeze Warning October 22, 01:00am until October 22, 09:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread frost after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Frost

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely after 11am.  Snow level 600 feet rising to 2200 feet in the afternoon. Cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tonight
Widespread frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Widespread frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the morning.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
Rain likely after 11am. Snow level 600 feet rising to 2200 feet in the afternoon. Cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming northeast in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW West Richland WA
 46.35°N 119.45°W (Elev. 499 ft)
10:07 am PDT Oct 21, 2020
12pm PDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm PDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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