Here Comes Autumn!

The ridge that brought as a sunny and warm Summer day will push east as a cold front moves in tomorrow. This front will bring moderate to heavy rainfall at times, gusty winds, thunderstorms, small hail, high seas and even some wet snow at times above 6,500 feet. The heaviest rain will fall at the … Continue reading »

Transitioning to Fall

This week will definitely be a transition week into Fall with Summer-like days and Autumn-like days. After a beautiful Monday we’ll see showers move in after midnight at the coast then spread inland during the day with a chance for isolated thunderstorms. From the Cascades west the chance for thunderstorms is slight and will be … Continue reading »

Big Weather Change on The Horizon

High pressure will bring one more hot, dry and sunny day for inland areas tomorrow before the ridge breaks down and a low pressure and associated cold front brings a cooler and wetter weather pattern. From Saturday to Sunday it will feel like Fall arrives almost overnight! Temperatures take a ten degree dive and continue … Continue reading »

Isolated T-storms & Cooler Weather Ahead

A low pressure located over Nevada and stalled front are bringing flooding rains from Wyoming to New Mexico and hitting Colorado the hardest. That low pressure will continue to bring a chance for isolated thunderstorms before 9 tonight along and east of the Cascades. That threat will return tomorrow afternoon in that same area, but … Continue reading »

Heat & Now Thunderstorms

High pressure will continue to usher in hot weather into Saturday with highs remaining 10 to 15 degrees above normal so it will continue to feel like mid-Summer instead of only 11 days away from Fall! A low pressure located over Southeast Nevada will begin moving north on Thursday and will filter in monsoon moisture … Continue reading »

Showers & T-Storms Thursday

A low pressure that has been rotating off-shore for over a week will finally push inland into the evening bringing spotty showers to the coast tonight with showers spreading inland during the day tomorrow. Instability will be building during the day leading to thunderstorm formation, with peak activity between mid-morning and the afternoon. The Cascades … Continue reading »

Thunderstorms Back in the Forecast

A closed-low that has been rotating off shore for several days will begin to push inland during the day Wednesday and this will bring our first chance for showers and thunderstorms. Thunderstorm activity tomorrow will be isolated and mainly along and east of the Cascades. The low will settle over the Pacific Northwest on Thursday … Continue reading »

The Unofficial Start to Fall

This weekend sure felt like Summer and as we head into the unofficial start of Fall it will be feeling a little cooler…briefly. A closed-low is rotating off shore and will be influencing our weather through Thursday, for most areas that just means a few more clouds and breezy winds. Shortwave disturbances will pass over … Continue reading »

A Few Showers Then Warming Up

A cold front will bring showers to the coast today with a few isolated sprinkles possible for west side areas this morning. Spotty showers also possible in the Cascades today with a slight chance for isolated thunderstorms this afternoon, mainly north of Crater Lake. Ahead of this front winds will be breezy with the gusty … Continue reading »