AgWeatherNet Weekly Weather Outlook for February 11 to February 17, 2012

A Chance of Rain at Times Through Next Week; No Major Storms Expected

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

A split flow pattern will maintain periodically cloudy and generally uneventful weather for next week. Light rain or drizzle is likely on Saturday morning, although total rainfall amounts will be very light. A few weak weather systems will bring a chance of light rain or drizzle at times, although there will be numerous dry periods. Next week will feature generally near to below normal precipitation due to the weak nature of the storms, along with near average temperatures. Overall, a mixed bag of conditions will occur, with light rain, low clouds or fog, and sunshine at times. There are no strong storms or arctic air masses in the forecast for this coming week.


Important Points about Next Week's Weather

South Central Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of year would be highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Weekend
  • A chance of light rain or drizzle, especially on Saturday morning.
  • Highs in the mid 40s to low 50s.
  • Lows in the upper 20s to 30s.
Next Week
  • Light rain or drizzle at times, with numerous dry periods.
  • Highs in the mid 40s to mid 50s.
  • Lows in the mid 20s to mid 30s.

North Central Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of year would be highs in the low 40s and lows in the low to mid 20s.
Weekend
  • Light rain or drizzle, especially on Saturday morning.
  • Highs in the low to mid 40s.
  • Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s.
Next Week
  • A chance of light rain or drizzle at times, with numerous dry periods.
  • Highs in the low to mid 40s.
  • Lows in the mid 20s to low 30s.

Eastern Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of year would be highs in the low to mid 40s and lows in the upper 20s.
Weekend
  • Light rain or drizzle at times.
  • Highs in the low to mid 40s.
  • Lows in the 30s.
Next Week
  • A chance of light rain at times, along with dry periods.
  • Highs in the 40s.
  • Lows in the upper 20s to low 30s.

Western Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of year would be highs in the upper 40s to low 50s and lows in the mid to upper 30s.
Weekend
  • Rain at times.
  • Highs in the upper 40s to mid 50s.
  • Lows in the mid 30s to 40s.
Next Week
  • Light rain likely at times, along with with dry periods.
  • Highs in the mid 40s to mid 50s.
  • Lows in the 30s to low 40s.

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