Stories tagged: rain
FRIDAY, JAN. 15, 2010, 3:43 P.M.
Near-record temperature reached in Spokane
Winds gusting to 40 mph and a near-record high temperature blew into the Inland Northwest this afternoon.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 13, 2010, 7:24 A.M.
Rain likely through this evening
A dense fog advisory has been lifted across the Spokane region this morning, but forecasters said there is still a chance of fog and rain through this evening.
TUESDAY, JAN. 12, 2010, 7:27 A.M.
Mild air, rain moving over region
Rain with temperatures well above normal should keep the Inland Northwest soggy today and Wednesday.
MONDAY, JAN. 11, 2010, 7:37 A.M.
Rain and highs near 40 expected this week
Streams of moisture off the Pacific Ocean are going to keep the Inland Northwest under a cloudy and wet weather pattern for the next several days, forecasters said.
TUESDAY, JAN. 5, 2010, 7:22 A.M.
Rain, snow tapering off; colder tonight
A mix of rain and snow continues to fall across the Inland Northwest this morning, but forecasters said it should come to an end as dry cold air moves southward …
MONDAY, JAN. 4, 2010, 7:27 A.M.
Snow level dropping overnight
Wet weather is likely today and tonight from a Pacific storm system that is drawing moisture from subtropical latitudes.
TUESDAY, DEC. 29, 2009
Forecast calls for snow on New Year’s holiday
Much of the Inland Northwest may have missed out on a white Christmas this year, but forecasters are promising to make up for it this week. National Weather Service meteorologists …
MONDAY, DEC. 28, 2009, 5:16 P.M.
Forecast calls for snow this week
The Inland Northwest may have missed out on a white Christmas this year, but forecasters are promising to make up for it this week.
TUESDAY, DEC. 15, 2009
First heavy snow, then rain, forecast
Snow is expected to change to rain later today in the Spokane and Coeur d’Alene area as temperatures rise above freezing for the first time in two weeks. But the …
THURSDAY, NOV. 26, 2009, 5:18 P.M.
Rain to accompany Friday shopping frenzy
Black Friday also will be a wet Friday in the Inland Northwest. Rain tonight is expected to continue into the morning as thousands of shoppers line up at stores for …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25, 2009
Holiday travel conditions fair
Weather over the Thanksgiving holiday continues to be mostly favorable for travelers, with the next Pacific weather system holding off until Thursday night and Friday.
TUESDAY, NOV. 24, 2009, 7:32 A.M.
Travel weather still looking good
Travel weather over the Thanksgiving holiday continues to be mostly favorable, although a pair of Pacific weather systems should bring precipitation today and Thanksgiving night.
MONDAY, NOV. 23, 2009, 7:29 A.M.
Weather mostly favorable for travel
The Inland Northwest should be spared winter-like weather during most of the Thanksgiving holiday period, although fog could be a problem at mid-week, forecasters said this morning.
THURSDAY, NOV. 19, 2009, 7:38 A.M.
More rain and snow coming this weekend
Rain and snow across has eased across the Inland Northwest and forecasters are expecting a break in precipitation through Friday afternoon.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18, 2009, 2:18 P.M.
Heavy snow possible in northern Wash.
The National Weather Service today has issued a winter weather advisory and warning for Okanogan, Ferry, Stevens, Pend Oreille and far northern portions of Spokane counties.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 11, 2009, 7:30 A.M.
Rain possible today, snow coming Friday
A chance of rain in the lower elevations and snow in the mountains is being forecasted for today.
TUESDAY, OCT. 27, 2009, 7:27 A.M.
Chance of snow showers slight for today
The chance of rain or snow showers today appears slim, but a greater chance of wintry weather arrives on Thursday with the next Pacific storm system, forecasters said this morning.
MONDAY, OCT. 26, 2009, 4:10 P.M.
Snow possible for lower elevations Tuesday
Snow levels are expected to drop from the mountains to the valley floors Tuesday morning, creating the possibility of the first snowfall of the season at lower elevations of the …
FRIDAY, OCT. 23, 2009, 7:25 A.M.
Rain creating traffic hazards
Moderate rainfall today is creating traffic hazards as storm drains, partly blocked by fall foliage in some cases, are having trouble keeping up with all the water.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 21, 2009, 7:21 A.M.
Rain to fall through tonight
Light rain is reaching Spokane area and should continue into the evening as a Pacific frontal system brings the next in a series of rainstorms to the Inland Northwest.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 5, 2009, 5:07 P.M.
Get ready for some rain
Cooler, wetter weather is heading our way, the National Weather Service said today. A Pacific low-pressure system is moving slowly across the Northwest this weekend, and steady rain is falling …
MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2009, 7:35 A.M.
Cool June weather continues
Another cool and wet day is in the forecast after the Spokane area saw record-setting cold temperatures on Sunday, the first full day of summer.
SUNDAY, FEB. 22, 2009, 9:06 P.M.
Rain continues all week
Rain returned to the Inland Northwest today, and forecaster said it is likely to remain in the forecast throughout the week.
THURSDAY, JAN. 8, 2009
Thousands told to flee West Side floods
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. – More than 30,000 people were told to leave their flood-endangered homes in Western Washington on Wednesday as rain and high winds lashed much of the state, causing …
TUESDAY, JAN. 6, 2009, 12:01 A.M.
Rain today could raise flooding risk
A storm expected to arrive this morning should bring significant precipitation and above-freezing temperatures, adding weight to already-strained roofs and raising the risk of street and small-stream flooding. Weather officials …
FRIDAY, OCT. 17, 2008
Winter forecast confounds experts
The National Weather Service on Thursday issued a new weather outlook for December through February showing the Inland Northwest with equal chances of a mild to severe winter. In addition, …
TUESDAY, MAY 29, 2007
Spring rain awakens the senses
It rained last night. There is nothing more nourishing to the garden than a good spring rain. And there is nothing more satisfying to the gardener than to see life …
FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 1995
Idaho Fears Floods, Not Drought Due To Precipitation In March, State’s Reservoirs Will Fill Up
This month’s heavy precipitation that reached record levels in some parts of Idaho turned Thursday’s final meeting of the state Water Supply Committee from talk of drought to concern over …