Exclusive Summaries & Forecasts For
The Inland Northwest
By Climatologist Bob Lutz
Inland Northwest Summary Issued:
Short-Term Weather Model Agreement for the Pacific Northwest is:
(POOR= Forecast Changes are Likely * GOOD= Fair Agreement, but Changes are Possible * EXCELLENT= Changes Unlikely)
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UPDATE 9:00 AM//More scattered showers and thunderstorms are on tap through tomorrow. Some showers and thunderstorms
will be slow-moving, and may produce heavy rain & small hail which could result in some short-term, localized flooding.
The rest of the week will feature showers and thunderstorms as a slow moving disturbance
pinwheels around the Northwest. Temperatures will gradually recover to above normal levels again by next weekend
under a prevailing southwesterly flow. That same flow will also import moisture, keeping alive the chance of scattered precipitation
thunderstorms are likely at times all week. As is typical with thunderstorms, some will produce locally
heavy rain, small hail, strong gusty winds, and vivid cloud-to-ground lightning.