AgWeatherNet Weekly Weather Outlook for November 5 to November 11, 2011

Cool Temperatures this Weekend Give Way to Warmer Weather Next Week with Wet Conditions in Western Washington

Nic Loyd, Meteorologist, 509-786-9357
Gerrit Hoogenboom, Director, 509-786-9371

Temperatures during the day will be cooler than normal this weekend under a trough of low pressure, with cold conditions in the mountains. Clouds are likely at times, with periodic showers west of the Cascades, especially in the south. There is a chance of rain or snow for parts of eastern Washington such as the Pullman area, although little precipitation is expected in central Washington. Temperatures should warm up next Tuesday and Wednesday under southwesterly flow aloft, bringing significant rain at times to western Washington next week beginning Monday evening.

Important Points about Next Week's Weather

Central Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of year would be highs in the low to mid 50s and lows in the low 30s.
  • Subfreezing temperatures likely in many places this weekend, less likely Tuesday and Wednesday AM.
Weekend
  • Some clouds, a slight chance of rain on Saturday, highs in the mid to upper 40s, lows in the 20s.
Next Week
  • A slight chance of rain Tuesday and Wednesday, highs in the low 50s, lows in the low to mid 30s.

Eastern Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of year would be highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.
Weekend
  • A chance of rain and snow on Saturday night and Sunday, highs around 40, lows in the 20s.
Next Week
  • A chance of rain, highs in the 40s, lows in the low 30s.

Western Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of year would be highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.
Weekend
  • A chance of showers in the south on Saturday, highs 45 to 50, lows in the 30s (possibly below freezing in clear areas away from cities and water).
Next Week
  • Wet at times starting Monday evening, highs Tuesday and Wednesday in the low 50s, lows in the low 40s.
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