June 27, 2011 – Increasing clouds and chances of precipitation for a few days, but that could spell nice weather for the Independence Day weekend.

Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis: Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of rain this afternoon, a good (50%) chance of rain this evening, rain likely tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible), rain likely (60%) Tuesday AM, showers likely (60%) in the afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible), a (40%) chance of showers in the evening, a slight (20%) chance of showers late Tuesday night (0.10 in. of rain possible), mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of showers Wednesday and Wednesday evening, then a slight (20%) chance of showers late Wednesday night highs 80-70 lows 56-50. A slight (20%) chance of AM showers Thursday, then a mix of clouds and sun in the afternoon, partly cloudy Thursday night, AM clouds, mostly sunny Friday, then partly cloudy Friday night through Sunday highs 73-79 lows near 50. (seasonal averages high 76 low 49)

The Pollen forecast for the Eugene/Springfield Area is for weeds and trees to be low, and Grass to stay to very high. (Provided by Allergy and Asthma Research Group)