Excessive Heat Returns to the Northwest Next Week

news image
Special Stories
15 Aug 2018 11:22 AM
The air conditioners will be on full blast for parts of the Northwest by the end of the weekend and early next week.  A strong ridge of high pressure will be strengthening over this region for the upcoming weekend and that will allow temperatures to warm above average and staying that way for the start of the next work week.

Forecast

Here is a look at the latest temperature forecast across Washington, Oregon and Idaho from Sunday through Monday.  It doesn't look like it will be a record setting event, but nonetheless it will be well above normal.  If you live in these areas or plan on visiting during this time frame, you will want to be weather aware for possible heat advisories and excessive heat watches. Here are a few heat safety tips to protect yourself during the extreme heat.   We will have more updates on the way for the strong in the Northwest on WeatherNation    
All Weather News
More
Severe Threat in the PNW this Weekend

Severe Threat in the PNW this Weekend

This isn't something you see every Spring - s

12 Apr 2024 9:25 PM
Phoenix Hits 90+, Heat shifts East

Phoenix Hits 90+, Heat shifts East

Phoenix has hit 90°+ for the first time in 20

12 Apr 2024 9:20 PM
Looking Ahead: Severe Weather Monday & Tuesday

Looking Ahead: Severe Weather Monday & Tuesday

It is officially the heart of severe weather

12 Apr 2024 9:15 PM
West Coast: Snow, Wind and Heavy Rain

West Coast: Snow, Wind and Heavy Rain

Energy from the Pacific Ocean will bring a fe

12 Apr 2024 9:10 PM
Rain, Storms & Snow Linger in the Northeast

Rain, Storms & Snow Linger in the Northeast

A strong low-pressure system, that brought se

12 Apr 2024 9:05 PM
West Coast Wet Season Ending: Looking Back at Storms

West Coast Wet Season Ending: Looking Back at Storms

Above - a landslide in Studio City, CA during

12 Apr 2024 1:00 PM
Cleanup Underway Following Storms in the South

Cleanup Underway Following Storms in the South

A flash flood emergency occurred in New Orlea

12 Apr 2024 12:10 PM