NowCast ZoneCast Warnings/Advisories Hourly Track Special
Yakima, Washington, United States  Lat: 46.59N, Lon: 120.53W
Wx Zone: WAZ027
Warnings, Watches and Advisories:
 

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

...VERY WARM CONDITIONS WILL AFFECT THE AREA THURSDAY AND
CONTINUE THROUGH INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...
A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE IN THE UPPER ATMOSPHERE AND
WARMING ALOFT WILL SUPPORT AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF VERY WARM TO HOT
WEATHER OVER THE AREA THURSDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND INTO EARLY
NEXT WEEK.
TEMPERATURES WILL RISE INTO THE UPPER TO MID 90S THURSDAY OVER
THE INTERIOR FROM SEATTLE SOUTHWARD INTO THE VALLEYS OF THE
SOUTHWEST INTERIOR. IN THESE AREAS...HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REACH
THE UPPER 80S TO MID 90S AFTER MORNING LOWS ONLY AROUND 60
DEGREES. AREAS NEAR THE WATER NORTH OF SEATTLE TO THE CANADIAN
BORDER WILL BE WARM...BUT HIGHS WILL ONLY REACH INTO THE 80S.
TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN VERY WARM THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
HOT WEATHER CAN PLACE EXTRA STRESS ON THE BODY AND POSSIBLY LEAD
TO HEAT EXHAUSTION. IN ADDITION...IT IS EASIER TO BECOME
DEHYDRATED. THE INTERIOR OF AUTOMOBILES CAN BECOME VERY
HOT...CREATING A DANGER IF CHILDREN OR PETS ARE LEFT UNATTENDED.

HEAT ADVISORY

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM PDT THURSDAY FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA RIVER VALLEY...
A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
PDT THURSDAY.
* TIMING: WEDNESDAY THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY.
* HIGH TEMPERATURES: 90F TO 95F.
* LOW TEMPERATURES: AROUND 60F.
* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: ST. HELENS...LONGVIEW...KELSO
* IMPACTS: DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS UNATTENDED IN
AUTOMOBILES.

HEAT ADVISORY

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO
9 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR THE OREGON COAST RANGE...WILLAMETTE
VALLEY...COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE AND UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY...
A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM
PDT FRIDAY.
* TIMING: WEDNESDAY THROUGH AT LEAST FRIDAY.
* DURATION UNCERTAINTY: 90F TO 95F TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY
PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND...AND POSSIBLY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
* HIGH TEMPERATURES: 95F TO 102F. HOTTEST IN THE CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN WILLAMETTE VALLEY AND CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE.
* LOW TEMPERATURES: 55F TO 65F.
* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...
ALBANY...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...
OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...
WASHOUGAL...ODELL
* IMPACTS: DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN AND PETS UNATTENDED IN
AUTOMOBILES.