Stories tagged: weather
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 14, 2009, 1:54 P.M.
Rain easing but showers expected
Moderate rainfall overnight is continuing today as the second wave in a complex storm system moves into Eastern Washington and North Idaho.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 14, 2009
Looks like rain ahead, higher temperatures
The dry northerly flow over the past 12 days that whipped up gusts and brought several nights of freezing conditions is changing to its weather opposite – a mild moist …
TUESDAY, OCT. 13, 2009, 7:35 A.M.
Rain slowly moving this way
The cold northerly flow that’s whipped up dust, set records for cold and damaged fruit crops is being replaced tonight by a more typical kind of fall weather – rain.
TUESDAY, OCT. 13, 2009
Apple growers eye harvest
Green Bluff apple growers are holding their breath, hoping that record cold nights over the weekend didn’t do too much damage to the fruit still on the trees. Some apple …
MONDAY, OCT. 12, 2009, 7:42 A.M.
Pacific moisture could bring snow, sleet Tuesday
The cold arctic air that brought record cold temperatures to the region isn’t going to go away without a parting shot.
SUNDAY, OCT. 11, 2009, 3:06 P.M.
Cold weather is sticking around
Saturday night brough record low temperatures across the region and a new record daytime low at 43 degrees
FRIDAY, OCT. 9, 2009, 7:40 A.M.
A taste of winter arrives for weekend
Blowing dust was reported in Grant County on Friday, and cold temperatures were swept into the Inland Northwest on an arctic front that has set the stage for several of …
THURSDAY, OCT. 8, 2009, 5:21 P.M.
Polar front bringing wind, record lows
Wind, blowing dust in the Columbia Basin and potentially damaging cold are expected Friday across the Inland Northwest as a polar front sweeps into the region and hangs around through …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 7, 2009, 5:02 P.M.
Weather kicks up dust on I-90
A cold front moving south out of Canada is triggering rain and thunderstorms across far Northeast Washington and parts of North Idaho this afternoon, and a dust storm is forming …
SUNDAY, OCT. 4, 2009, 8:32 P.M.
Freeway reopens after dust storm closure
Officials reopen I-90 between Moses Lake and Ritzville after a 20-hour closure due to blowing dust and “near-zero” visibility
SATURDAY, OCT. 3, 2009, 9:05 A.M.
Windy evening forecast as storm moves through
A hazardous weather outlook was in effect today for gusty winds this evening from the second of two storm systems to cross the Inland Northwest since Friday. Rain was being …
THURSDAY, OCT. 1, 2009
Warm September caps above-average summer
Few will argue that September was one of the most beautiful and pleasant late summer and early fall periods we’ve ever seen. As of Tuesday, prior to the big cool-down, …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 29, 2009, 7:47 A.M.
Rain expected this week
There’s a slight chance of rain this afternoon and tonight as forecasters predict cloudy conditions and a high near 61 in Spokane.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 25, 2009, 7:28 A.M.
Summer weather through the weekend
Fall has begun, but it still feels like summer - at least it will for the weekend. Temperatures will start to cool down to the low 60s on Tuesday.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 23, 2009, 7:39 A.M.
Highs pushing close to 90 today
The summer that doesn’t want to end could send highs to 90 degrees at some locations in the Inland Northwest today, and there is a chance that some daily records …
MONDAY, SEPT. 21, 2009, 5:20 P.M.
Hot weather expected to defy calendar
The calendar may say that autumn starts today, but the temperature is going to be anything but fall-like. Highs in the middle 80s are expected today to be followed by …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 17, 2009
Animals can signal change in weather
Fall officially begins on Tuesday and I’m already receiving questions of when snow will start flying. I’ll answer this question in more detail in the coming weeks, but at this …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 11, 2009, 8:20 A.M.
Near-record heat expected this weekend
A high pressure system centered over Eastern Washington is building and strengthening, and should bring near-record temperatures to the Spokane area on Saturday and Sunday.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 10, 2009, 7:49 A.M.
Expect hot days, cool nights through the weekend
Expect sunny, hot days and clear, cool nights through the weekend.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 9, 2009, 7:34 A.M.
Sun to shine through weekend
Expect sunny days and clear nights this week.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 8, 2009, 7:38 A.M.
Highs to high upper 80s this week
Look for summer-like conditions during the day this week as temperatures reach the upper 80s by the weekend.
MONDAY, 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
SUNDAY, SEPT. 6, 2009, 10:46 P.M.
Wind knocks out power for 4,000
High wind knocked out power to more than 4,000 homes tonight as a storm moved through 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 …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 3, 2009
Fewer people will travel over weekend, study finds
The number of people hitting the road during the Labor Day weekend is expected to drop by 13.3 percent from 2008. In the Inland Northwest, those who do venture out …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 3, 2009
El Niño keeps hurricanes on calm side
The 2009 tropical storm and hurricane season has been relatively uneventful thus far. Over the next few weeks, we will reach the peak of this period, which began on June …
MONDAY, AUG. 31, 2009, 7:24 A.M.
Warm weather stays through Wednesday
Enjoy the warm weather while you can. The first three days of this week should see highs in the upper 80s to lower 90s, but after Wednesday, summer-like weather is …
FRIDAY, AUG. 28, 2009
Heat wave today could break records
Another August heat wave today should bring highs approaching record temperatures, along with heightened fire danger. But a low-pressure area developing along the Pacific coast is expected to bring increased …
THURSDAY, AUG. 27, 2009, 7:40 A.M.
Highs into 90s today, possible records Friday
Highs today are expected to climb into the lower 90s across the Spokane region, and then soar to near record temperatures on Friday before a low pressure system moves into …
THURSDAY, AUG. 27, 2009
El Niño could mean less snow this winter
Over the past several weeks I’ve received a number of questions about what this coming winter will be like. Well, I certainly don’t think we’re going to see record or …