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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

Lat: 44.90493°NLon: 123.00096°WElev: 207ft.

Fair

7°C

45°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 3 MPH
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Mar 9:05 am PDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem OR

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. South wind 10 to 16 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 14 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 8. South wind around 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 14. South wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 14 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 6. South wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. South southwest wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 13 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly after 11am.  High near 12. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 12 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 11pm, then showers likely after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 13.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. South wind 10 to 16 km/h.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 8. South wind around 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Friday
Rain before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 14. South wind 14 to 24 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 6. South wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. South southwest wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Sunday
Rain, mainly after 11am. High near 12. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 11pm, then showers likely after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 7.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 13.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Salem OR
 44.95°N 123.03°W (Elev. 56 m)
9:03 am PDT Mar 23, 2017
9am PDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm PDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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