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By Dave Salesky

6.14" of rain in October that's over 3" above normal. Now it looks like drier weather is returning for at least the first week of November. Go figure, this is turning into an interesting fall.

A weak ridge will begin to build across the region tonight, keeping us dry. I do expect wide spread areas of fog on Friday morning. Some areas could see visibilites below 1/4 of a mile.

After the fog lifts we should have partly to mostly cloudy skies. Temperatures will remain in the low 60s, about 5 degrees above average.

Through at least the middle of next week we'll have no better than a 40% chance of rain. Freezing levels will remain well above pass levels.

Tonight's low 51
Friday's high 60

Dave

So far today...

High: 56°
Precip: 0.06"
Low: 56°
Normal
Record
58°
69° (1988)
44°
27° (1991)
Sunrise
7:47am
Sunset
6:00pm
Precipitation
 
Normal
Wednesday
0.20"
0.14"
This Month
4.57"
2.71"
Since 1/1
29.70"
24.62"
Since 10/1
4.57"
2.71"

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Thursday, October 30th 6:00 PM

It's going to be a very wet night across the Pacific Northwest

A cold front will be working its way across Oregon & Washington tonight. Around midnight rain could become heavy at times. Rain amounts locally might top .70".  After the front moves to the east expect cooler temperatures and scattered showers. There is even a slight chance of thundershowers.

For trick or treaters, Halloween will not be a total washout. In the late afternoon and early evening showers will be widely scattered. Temperatures will be in the low to middle 50s, dress warmly.

Tonights low 54

Fridays high 56

 

Dave

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