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Current conditions at

Salem - McNary Field (KSLE)

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

Overcast

5°C

41°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SSE 9 MPH
Barometer 30.23 in
Dewpoint 2°C (36°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill2°C (35°F)
Last update 17 Dec 9:05 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Salem OR

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of rain before 10am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. South wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 8 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10. South wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 10 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 10. South wind 21 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 10 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 6.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 6 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy freezing fog. Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    High: 5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of rain before 10am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. South wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. South wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10. South wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. South wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly after 10am. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 10. South wind 21 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 3. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Thursday
Patchy freezing fog. Mostly sunny, with a high near 5.
Thursday Night
Areas of freezing fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Friday
Patchy freezing fog. Sunny, with a high near 5.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Salem OR
 44.95°N 123.03°W (Elev. 56 m)
7:27 am PST Dec 17, 2017
9am PST Dec 17, 2017-6pm PST Dec 23, 2017
 
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