Lingering rain from a large storm over the western U.S. will continue at least through this morning in the Spokane and Coeur d’Alene areas.
Forecasters said the rain will come to an end during the day today as a band of moisture slowly moves off to the southeast. The drier air will arrive from the northwest.
Southeast Washington and the central Idaho Panhandle will continue to see rain through the day with higher accumulations.
The National Weather Service is calling for a high of 55 today in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene with lows in the lower 40s.
Patchy fog is likely tonight and early Friday, but Friday should see a return to partly sunny skies and a high near 59.
Saturday should be the nicest day of the weekend with mostly sunny skies and a high near 61.
A chance of rain returns to the forecast on Saturday night and Sunday. Wet weather is possible at times through the middle of next week.
On Wednesday, Spokane International Airport had 0.14 inches of rain.
At 7 a.m., it was 45 at the airport, 48 at Felts Field and 46 in Coeur d’Alene.