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  • Strong La Niña may bring wetter-than-normal fall to area

    Most people associate the fall season with things like “back-to-school” and college football. Seeing as we’re in the midst of these things, the cloudy skies and cooler temperatures might seem …

  • Hot summer, fall rains likely to usher in a wetter winter

    We’re less than a month away from the official start of fall; the first day of the new season is Sept. 22. Up until this point, the summer of 2010 …

  • Rain, cold stretching spring out

    The weather record book confirms what everyone with a rain jacket or umbrella already knows: late spring in the Inland Northwest has been unusually wet and cool. Nearly 4 inches …

  • Flood watch issued for N. Idaho with more rain on way

    A flood watch has been issued today for portions of North Idaho and western Montana as a moist storm system moves into the Inland Northwest from the south, carrying the …

  • Forceful storm blows into Inland Northwest

    Police and fire crews were sent scrambling Wednesday night responding to dozens of reports of downed power lines and trees caused by an evening storm that swept across Eastern Washington …

  • Cold front by afternoon to follow mild rain

    The warm phase of a large spring storm is moving across the Inland Northwest bringing light rain and clouds to the area this morning.

  • Rainstorm eases across Spokane

    Rain across the Spokane area has subsided after giving the area a good dousing for about three hours this morning.

  • Showers dampen region this morning

    Light rain and drizzle covered the Spokane area early this morning, and are expected to continue through the day today.

  • Despite late mountain snow, water outlook below average

    Despite a series of early spring storms, the water supply outlook for the Spokane River remains well below average, according to the U.S. Natural Resources and Conservation Service.

  • Weather change coming with rain later today

    A golden sunrise this morning may be the last of the fair weather this morning as a Pacific cold front approaches the Inland Northwest.

  • Storm to persist until Saturday morning

    A significant Pacific storm has spread from the northwest coast across the Inland Northwest today and is expected to continue bringing moisture tonight through the early hours on Saturday.

  • Rain moving over region today

    Rain falling to the south and west of Spokane is expected to migrate northeastward during the day today, bringing mostly light precipitation to the region today.

  • Wet weather’s latest installment to arrive Friday

    The winter of wet, clammy weather will get its latest installment Friday night, according to the National Weather Service.

  • Waves of moisture, including snow, headed to region

    A new weather system has parked itself off the Pacific Coast, and it’s expected to send waves of moisture to the Spokane region including snow tonight, according to the National …

  • Rain today, fog tonight, sun tomorrow

    Several hours of light rain are expected across the Inland Northwest today in what appears to the last in a string of mild Pacific storms across the region.

  • Rain coming later today

    Clearing at dawn today is going to give way to another wet storm system in the region.

  • Heavy skies to drop more rain

    Heavy skies will continue to bring rain to the lower elevations of the Inland Northwest today through the holiday weekend, forecasters said.

  • Wet weather coming by nightfall

    The Inland Northwest is about to enter a period of wet weather with the first in a series of mild storms sweeping into the region about sundown.

  • Rain today, partly sunny tomorrow

    Soggy weather is continuing this afternoon, but forecasters are promising clearing with partly sunny skies on Saturday through Tuesday.

  • Above-normal temperatures stick around

    Mild weather will continue across the Inland Northwest through the middle of next week. Hiighs Friday once again will reach the lower 40s in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene.

  • A forecast a groundhog would love

    Groundhog Day dawned cloudy with a mix of rain and wet snow across the Spokane region in what forecasters said is a continuation of the relatively mild winter in the …

  • Winter retreats to the mountains

    More mild winter weather is in store for the Inland Northwest today, but forecasters said they expect a break in the valley rain and mountain snow until tonight.

  • Near-record temperature reached in Spokane

    Winds gusting to 40 mph and a near-record high temperature blew into the Inland Northwest this afternoon.

  • 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.

  • Mild air, rain moving over region

    Rain with temperatures well above normal should keep the Inland Northwest soggy today and Wednesday.

  • 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.

  • 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 …

  • Snow level dropping overnight

    Wet weather is likely today and tonight from a Pacific storm system that is drawing moisture from subtropical latitudes.

  • 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 …

  • 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.



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