Local Alert Weather Forecast, Tue., Apr. 21, 2015
A few showers and thunderstorms that popped up across Central Oregon earlier this afternoon are continuing across the region this evening. These storms will be very isolated, but present as we head into the night. The motion of these storms are rolling from the south to the north, while the majority of Central Oregon will be dry, the areas that do have a storm push overhead will see strong gusty winds heavy rain and possibly hail.
Overnight skies will start to clear and storms will calm. By morning, it should be quite across the High Desert. Lows will drop into the mid to lower 30s tonight. Winds will be from a northwesterly direction between 5 and 10 mph. These winds will be gusty on occasion.
Wednesday will be significantly cooler. Air out of the north originated over northern Canada and will cool us down. Highs tomorrow will only warm into the upper 50s and lower 60s. Winds will lighten by the afternoon between 5 to 10 mph. Skies will start under cloud cover but clear by the afternoon.
Thursday will see more sunshine, though the day will still be cool. Highs will only reach the upper 50s and lower 60s again. The day should be pleasant overall, if a little below average.
Come Friday, skies will partly cloudy as another storm rolls into the Pacific Northwest. This storm will bring another round of rain on Friday and temperatures in the 50s.