KATU Weather Forecast

Thursday October 23rd 6:00 PM

Another wild day. Heavy rain showers, thunder, lightning even a tornado.

The confirmed tornado caused minor damage but no injuries in the Longview and Kelso area around 12:45 PM.  A National Weather Service assessment team will make  determination on the strength of the storm.  Early indications point to an EF 0 or EF 1.

Since early afternoon conditions have quieted down, mostly cloudy skies and some light showers being reported around the region.  Showers will taper off tonight and Friday should actually start out dry.  The break will be brief late Friday another strong storm will push more rain into the area. Early Saturday winds could pick up on the Oregon Coast.

Temperatures will remain on the cool side, with snow levels in the mountains over 6,000 feet.

Tonights low 52

Fridays high 61