AgWeatherNet Weekly Weather Outlook for August 15 to August 21, 2015

Seasonal and Mainly Dry Through The Period

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

As an upper level low pressure area departs the state on Saturday morning, drier and calmer weather is set to return this weekend. However, another weak low is expected to transit Washington early next week. While some breezes and isolated western showers are possible at that time, the main impact will be slightly cooler temperatures. Overall, a warm and somewhat dry week is expected, although conditions should be rather seasonal.

Temperatures
  • Generally near to slightly above normal.

Precipitation
  • Mostly dry. A slight chance of showers on Saturday morning, and again early next week.

Wind
  • Breezy on Saturday, and again early next week.

8 to 14 Day Outlook - August 22, 2015 to August 28, 2015
  • Overall, above average temperatures and below average precipitation are expected during the 8 to 14 day time frame.

Important Points about Next Week's Weather

South Central Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of the year would be highs in the upper 80s to low 90s and lows in the mid 50s to around 60.
Weekend
  • Mostly dry.
  • Highs in the 80s to low 90s on Saturday, and mid 80s to low 90s on Sunday.
  • Lows in the mid 50s to mid 60s on Saturday morning, and 50s on Sunday morning.
Next Week
  • Mostly dry.
  • Highs in the mid 80s to low 90s.
  • Lows in the 50s to mid 60s.

North Central Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of the year would be highs in the upper 80s to around 90 and lows in the upper 50s to around 60.
Weekend
  • Mostly dry.
  • Highs in the 80s to low 90s on Saturday, and mid 80s to low 90s on Sunday.
  • Lows in the mid 50s to mid 60s on Saturday morning, and 50s on Sunday morning.
Next Week
  • Mostly dry.
  • Highs in the mid 80s to low 90s.
  • Lows in the 50s to mid 60s.

Eastern Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of the year would be highs in the mid 80s to around 90 and lows in the 50s.
Weekend
  • Mostly dry.
  • Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s on Saturday, and 80s on Sunday.
  • Lows in the 50s on Saturday morning, and mid 40s to mid 50s on Sunday morning.
Next Week
  • Mostly dry. A slight chance of showers early in the week.
  • Highs in the 80s to low 90s.
  • Lows in the 50s.

Western Washington
  • Normal conditions for this time of the year would be highs in the mid to upper 70s, except cooler at the coast, and lows in the low to mid 50s.
Weekend
  • Mostly dry.
  • Highs in the 70s on Saturday, and mid 70s to low 80s on Sunday, except possibly cooler at the coast.
  • Lows in the 50s to low 60s on Saturday morning, and upper 40s to 50s on Sunday morning.
Next Week
  • Mostly dry. A slight chance of showers at times.
  • Highs in the 70s to low 80s.
  • Lows in the 50s to around 60.
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