Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richland Airport (KRLD)

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

Partly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed N 0 MPH
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.26 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 06:35 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW West Richland WA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread frost, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 51. North wind around 7 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow before 2pm, then a chance of rain.  Snow level 900 feet rising to 2100 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 11pm.  Snow level 2700 feet lowering to 1400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Widespread frost, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 51. North wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before 2pm, then a chance of rain. Snow level 900 feet rising to 2100 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 11pm. Snow level 2700 feet lowering to 1400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW West Richland WA
 46.35°N 119.45°W (Elev. 499 ft)
5:48 pm PDT Oct 20, 2020
7pm PDT Oct 20, 2020-6pm PDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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