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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: 58°
Precip: Trace
Low: 56°
Normal
Record
49°
63° (1947)
38°
20° (1952)
Sunrise
7:26am
Sunset
4:30pm
Precipitation
 
Normal
Wednesday
T"
0.20"
This Month
2.35"
4.80"
Since 1/1
33.42"
29.71"
Since 10/1
8.29"
7.80"

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Thursday, November 27 5:05 AM  Happy Thanksgiving!

After two days of record-breaking mild weather, rain returns to the forecast.

Light rain is falling around the area. However, it will be patchy during the day. Daytime highs will be mild- in the upper 50s. Amounts will be light. Rain will continue at times tonight and tomorrow. Overnight lows will be near 49 degrees.

Colder air arrives on Saturday. Daytime high temperatures will drop about 10-15 degrees. Overnight lows will be in the 20s in the valley; single digits east of the Cascades. Expect light snow to accumulate in the mountain passes on Saturday. However, Sunday is now looking like a cold, dry day.

Rhonda

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