Current conditions

  • 61°
  • Overcast
  • Dew point: 50.0
  • Wind from N 3 mph
  • Visibility: 10 miles
  • Humidity: 67%
  • Pressure: 1021

Today

  • H 65°
  • 5:32am sunrise
  • 8:44pm sunset

Tonight

  • L 50°
  • 10:57am moonrise
  • moonset

Sun

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  • H 65°
  • L 51°

Mon

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  • H 70°
  • L 49°

Tue

Mostly Cloudy
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  • H 71°
  • L 52°

Wed

Mostly Cloudy
  • Mostly Cloudy
  • H 71°
  • L 51°

Thu

Mostly Cloudy
  • Mostly Cloudy
  • H 75°
  • L 53°

Sun

  • Rise Saturday: 5:32am
  • Set Saturday: 8:44pm
  • Rise Sunday: 5:31am
  • Set Sunday: 8:45pm

Moon

  • Rise Saturday: 10:57am
  • Set Saturday:
  • Rise Sunday: 11:57am
  • Set Sunday: 1:08am

Wind

N N 3 mph

Weather News

Storm packing heavy rain, hail, lightning hits Central Wash.

By The Associated Press May 22, 2015 11:41 a.m.

YAKIMA — A storm packing heavy rain, hail and lightning has hit the Yakima Valley in central Washington.

WSU researcher says drought could get worse

By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press May 21, 2015 6:54 p.m.

SPOKANE — Drought conditions in Washington that prompted Gov. Jay Inslee last week to declare an emergency are likely to grow worse because of a strengthening El Nino weather pattern in the Pacific Ocean.

Weather Eye: Memorial Day weekend looks to be a good one

By Patrick Timm May 21, 2015 6 a.m.

Monday and Wednesday were almost repeats with sunshine, warm temperatures and those building cumulus clouds over the Cascades trying to make their way westward to the valleys.

California farmers propose water cuts to avoid bigger pinch

By SCOTT SMITH, Associated Press May 20, 2015 12:50 p.m.

FRESNO, Calif. — A group of California farmers, in a surprising turnaround, is volunteering to give up a fourth of their available water this year, sharing a resource that has been all but guaranteed to them for more than a century.

Obama: Climate change deniers endanger national security

By NANCY BENAC, Associated Press May 20, 2015 12:12 p.m.

NEW LONDON, Conn. — President Barack Obama said Wednesday the threat posed by climate change is evident all around and that those who deny the "indisputable" science that it is real are putting at risk the security of the United States and the military sworn to defend it.

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell discusses wildfire strategy

By Betsy Z. Russell, The Spokesman-Review May 20, 2015 9:58 a.m.

SPOKANE — Collaborating with ranchers is essential to fighting wildfires as climate change increases fire danger, U.S. Secretary of Interior Sally Jewell said Tuesday at an event in Boise.


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