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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salem, McNary Field (KSLE)

Lat: 44.90778°NLon: 122.995°WElev: 210ft.

Overcast

13°C

55°F

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 24 MPH
Barometer 29.43 in
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Jan 7:45 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Salem OR

Flood Watch until January 19, 04:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until January 19, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Thu

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers after 10am.  High near 11. South wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 3. South wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. South wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 9 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain after 10pm.  Low around 2. South wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming east southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 7. East southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers after 10am. High near 11. South wind 21 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers. Low around 3. South wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. South wind 16 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then rain after 10pm. Low around 2. South wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming east southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 7. East southeast wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 2.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 7.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Salem OR
 44.95°N 123.03°W (Elev. 56 m)
4:21 am PST Jan 18, 2017
8am PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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