Mike Olbinski, a fantastic photographer who lives in Arizona, has spent the summer chasing the monsoon storms that wrought towering thunderclouds, vivid lightning, incredible downpours and intense dust storms.
Thursday, October 30 5:00 AM
Take the raincoat for occasional rain this morning.
The rain is likely to become more steady this afternoon around Western Oregon and Southwest Washington. Most of the approaching storm system is still offshore...and will move in slowly throughout the day. Daytime highs will be in the low 60s. Tonight, rain continues at times. Overnight lows will be in the low 50s.
Rain turns to scattered showers and possible thunderstorms tomorrow. Hail may be mixed in some of the afternoon downpours. However, the Halloween evening forecast is shaping up to be drier during Trick-or-Treat hours. Only scattered showers will occur tomorrow night. Daytime and night temperatures will be cooler tomorrow. Highs will stay in the 50s. Evening temperatures will drop into the low 50s and upper 40s around the area.