Stories tagged: thunderstorms
Sun., Aug. 28, 2011, 8 p.m.
Thunderstorms bearing down on Spokane area
The National Weather Service has issued a short-range forecast this evening, warning of gusty winds followed by possible thunderstorms through about 10 p.m.
Tue., Aug. 10, 2010, 7:45 a.m.
Thunderstorms possible over Inland NW
Scattered showers and a chance of thunderstorms will sweep across the Inland Northwest as a low pressure area drops southward out of British Columbia today.
Thu., July 29, 2010, 7:45 a.m.
Sun returns with highs in lower 90s
Mostly sunny skies return to the Inland Northwest after a late-day thunderstorm on Wednesday caused some flash flooding and gusting winds.
Wed., July 28, 2010, 5 p.m.
Flash flood warning for southeast Lincoln County
A flash flood warning has been posted for southeast Lincoln County until 7:15 p.m.
Tue., July 27, 2010, 7:44 a.m.
Heat wave may fire up with lightning
Clouds from what forecasters are calling a monsoonal flow are making their way northward today and could bring the threat of thunderstorms today and Wednesday.
Wed., May 26, 2010, 7:35 a.m.
Light rain today could turn heavy Thursday
A period of wet weather has descended on the Inland Northwest today as a new Pacific low pressure area moves onshore and circulates moisture northward from Oregon and California.
Fri., April 16, 2010, 7:19 a.m.
Warm today, cooler Saturday, warm again Sunday
Mostly sunny skies and highs in the lower 70s had made today feel like spring ought to feel.
Thu., April 15, 2010, 7:38 a.m.
New forecast: sun Friday, showers Saturday, sun Sunday
The National Weather Service this afternoon issued a new forecast backing off on the risk of showers this afternoon and Friday.
Wed., March 31, 2010, 1:30 p.m.
Mountain winter storm watch issued for Friday
The National Weather Service this afternoon issued a winter storm watch for Friday through Saturday for elevations above 3,000 feet in Washington and Idaho.
Tue., March 30, 2010, 7:28 a.m.
Showers, thunderstorms follow Monday’s wind
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms between sun breaks are likely today in the wake of Monday’s rain and wind storm.
Mon., March 29, 2010, 1:45 p.m.
Winds cut power to 2,800 in Inland NW
At least 2,800 Inland Northwest electrical customers were without power this afternoon after winds to 54 mph peaked early this afternoon, officials said.
Thu., Sept. 17, 2009, 7:25 a.m.
Golden glow greets early risers
Showers and thunderstorms arriving at daybreak today created an unusual golden glow as the sun’s low-angle rays lit the underside of this morning’s cloud layer over the Spokane region.
Wed., Sept. 16, 2009, 7:28 a.m.
Highs near 90 to fall short of records
Near-record highs are going to heat up the region today before cooler weather arrives for Thursday.
Mon., Sept. 7, 2009, 2:49 p.m.
Scattered showers continue overnight
Fall weather is all around us and Stevens and Ferry counties may get first frost tonight
Sat., July 25, 2009, 9:14 p.m.
Thunderstorms sparking fires throughout region
Thunderstorms north of Spokane County sparked 34 fires Saturday and more may be on the horizon as the chance of storms continues Sunday.
Thu., July 23, 2009, 3:46 p.m.
Thunderstorms drop hail, lightning
Hail, lighting and fires struck the Inland Northwest this afternoon from a low pressure area that should linger across the region through Saturday before another heat wave arrives on Sunday.
Mon., July 13, 2009, 7:31 a.m.
Rain continues; thunderstorms possible
Rain and thunderstorms continue to pound the Inland Northwest this morning with rain moving across Spokane and Coeur d’Alene at mid-morning.
Sat., June 20, 2009, midnight
Thunderstorms prompt warning
Thunderstorms swept through the plains of Eastern Washington on Friday night, and the weather service issued a small-stream flood warning for Cheney and Spangle. Severe storms near Davenport in Lincoln …
Thu., June 18, 2009, 7:06 a.m.
Enjoy the sun; showers likely this weekend
Sunny weather should hold over the Inland Northwest today and Friday, but showers and clouds are expected to return over the weekend, forecasters said.
Wed., June 17, 2009, 7:31 a.m.
Clouds, showers start cooling trend
Clouds and showers today will signal the start of a cooling trend across the Inland Northwest, although temperatures will remain mild in the upper 70s across the region.
Tue., June 16, 2009, 7:51 a.m.
Sun returns as muggy air moves out
Sunny weather today will be sandwiched between a pair of Pacific cold fronts that are already drying out the atmosphere and bringing more typical conditions for the middle of June.
Mon., June 15, 2009, 7:30 a.m.
Showers likely today; look for sun on Tuesday
A moist southwesterly flow continues to bring clouds and thunderstorms to much of the Inland Northwest, particularly to the mountains of North Idaho, where a flood watch has been posted.
Fri., June 12, 2009, 7:31 a.m.
Thunderstorm risk increasing
Warmer temperatures and an increasing chance of thunderstorms are forecast for the next two days as the Inland Northwest undergoes a change from the relatively dry weather pattern earlier this …
Thu., June 11, 2009, 7:36 a.m.
More sun today; showers this weekend
Another warm spring day is expected across the Inland Northwest, although showers are considered a possibility after 2 p.m. as more clouds develop.
Fri., June 5, 2009, 7:44 a.m.
Chance of thunderstorms coming
A hazardous weather outlook was posted for all of Eastern Washington and North Idaho today for the risk of thunderstorms, hail or brief heavy rain starting this afternoon through this …
Thu., May 7, 2009, 9:17 a.m.
Wind tears through north Spokane property
Lynn White and her family hunkered down in their Wild Rose Prairie home north of Spokane on Wednesday night while winds from a thunderstorm enveloped their property. “It was kind …
Thu., May 7, 2009, 7:39 a.m.
Funnel clouds spotted Wednesday, showers today
Scattered showers and a chance of thunderstorms are expected across the Inland Northwest today in the wake of Wednesday’s heavy rainfall that included several incidents of severe weather, according to …
Thu., April 16, 2009, midnight
Mountains protect region from severe storms
As we get further into the spring season, it’s becoming more unlikely that we’ll see any more snow. Last year, snow fell in early June. I don’t believe that we’ll …
Thu., March 26, 2009, midnight
Thunderstorms present clear danger
Spring has officially arrived and thunderstorms across the Inland Northwest will be increasing. These storms should be taken seriously as more Americans are killed by lightning than hurricanes, tornadoes or …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2007, midnight
Thunderstorms knock out power
Friday night’s thunderstorm left thousands of Inland Northwest households in the dark, and many customers might not have power back until midnight tonight. “The problem is it’s a holiday weekend, …