Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains through Sunday. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tacoma / McChord Air Force Base (KTCM)

Lat: 47.15° N Lon: 122.48333° W Elev: 322 ft.

Partly Cloudy



Humidity 71%
Wind Speed WSW 13 MPH
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Aug 4:58 pm PDT
Detailed forecast for

Tacoma Area

Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the evening, then mostly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the 50s. West wind 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming light.
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 70s. Light wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s. North wind around 10 mph becoming northeast to 10 mph after midnight.
Sunny. Highs in the 70s. Northeast wind to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear. Lows in the 50s. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows near 60.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Mostly sunny. Highs near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

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308 PM PDT Sat Aug 24 2019

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