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Tim Chuey Weather:
A high pressure ridge (“Arch” shape on yellow line) is pulling away from us and a trough of low pressure (“U” shape on the yellow line) will be taking over returning the wet weather pattern. A frontal system pushed through to the southeast dragging rain along with it and another storm system is moving toward us now. There will be even more frontal systems (position shown is Saturday) that will keep the showers around through the weekend.
Here are your detailed forecasts.**
Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis: Cloudy with patchy fog and a slight (20%) chance of rain this AM, a good (50%) chance of rain this afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), a (40%) chance of light rain (under 0.10 in. of rain possible) tonight (under 0.10 in. of rain possible) and Friday AM, showers in the afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible) and evening, showers (0.25 in. of rain possible) late Friday night and Saturday, then showers likely (60%) Saturday night highs 49-52 cooling to 45 Saturday lows 39-34. Mostly cloudy with showers likely (60%) Sunday and Sunday night, mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Monday (Presidents’ Day), a good (50%) chance of rain Monday night and Tuesday, then mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain Tuesday night and Wednesday highs 46-53 lows 35-42. (seasonal averages high 51 low 35)
- Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg
- Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend
- Forecast for the Cascades of Lane County
Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.
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