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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 >

Current conditions at

Yakima, Yakima Air Terminal (KYKM)

Lat: 46.56417°NLon: 120.53361°WElev: 1093ft.

Mixed Prcp, Fog

-3°C

27°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 29.64 in
Dewpoint -4°C (25°F)
Visibility 6 km
Last update 18 Jan 7:30 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Yakima WA

Ice Storm Warning until January 18, 06:00pm
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Ice Storm Warning
  •  
    Ice Storm Warning until January 18, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Wed

    Ice Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before 11am, then rain or freezing rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 2. Southeast wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime ice accumulation of around a 0.2 of a centimeter possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 2 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around -2. Southeast wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 4. Southwest wind around 8 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 2. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    High: 2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Chance Rain

    Low: -4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 2.

    Chance Rain

    High: 2 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Chance Rain

    Low: -4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before 11am, then rain or freezing rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 2. Southeast wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime ice accumulation of around a 0.2 of a centimeter possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around -2. Southeast wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 4. Southwest wind around 8 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Calm wind.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 2. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around -4.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 2.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around -4.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 1.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
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Point Forecast:
Yakima WA
 46.6°N 120.52°W (Elev. 341 m)
6:21 am PST Jan 18, 2017
8am PST Jan 18, 2017-6pm PST Jan 24, 2017
 
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