KHQ WEATHER AUTHORITY: More Arctic Air, Snow Showers Tonight - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

Right Now:

85°
  • (Feels like 85°)
  • Few Clouds

Today:

  • 85° |
  • 57°

7-Day Forecast

KHQ WEATHER AUTHORITY: More Arctic Air, Snow Showers Tonight

Posted: Updated:
PHOTO: Susie Middaugh in Liberty Lake PHOTO: Susie Middaugh in Liberty Lake
  • KHQ WEATHER AUTHORITY: More Arctic Air, Snow Showers TonightMore>>

  • KHQ Weather Authority

    Become a KHQ Weather Watcher!

    Become a KHQ Weather Watcher!

    Tuesday, April 5 2011 1:22 PM EDT2011-04-05 17:22:36 GMT
    Do you want to be a Weather Watcher for KHQ Local News?  You just need the ability to Skype or UStream from your computer or smart phone.More >>
    Do you want to be a Weather Watcher for KHQ Local News?  You just need the ability to Skype or UStream from your computer or smart phone.More >>
  • More from the Weather AuthorityMore>>

  • Interactive Radar

    HD Doppler 6i

    Watch the weather as it happens with KHQ's HD Doppler 6i Interactive Radar! More >>
    Watch the weather as it happens with KHQ's HD Doppler 6i Interactive Radar! More >>
SPOKANE, Wash. - For a list of the latest school closures, click this link: http://bit.ly/uNXmwV

*Wind Chill Warning for NE WA, the ID Panhandle & Extreme W MT (Clark Fork) extended until 10am Thursday; dangerous wind chill temperatures down to –30°

Thursday: Another VERY cold start to the day. Actual temperatures are colder than yesterday, but wind chill (for the most part) isn't QUITE as cold but still between -10 to -20° around Spokane. Mostly sunny to start, clouds increasing late afternoon/evening. High: 13° (Red for Temps)

Thursday Night: Some moisture that's been in Central Oregon will start to lift to the NNE tonight. That'll bring the chance for some light snow showers late Thursday/early Friday. Expecting an inch or less in Spokane. Camas Prairie & Blue Mtns could get 1-3" and the LC Valley 1-2". Low: 4° (Yellow)

Friday: Models showing snow showers will continue to be possible through much of the morning...eventually weakening and moving NE by late morning/early afternoon. Mostly cloudy after that. High: 18° (Yellow)

*Cold Weather Tips*

-Dress in several light, loose layers

-Watch for signs of frostbite (white, grayish skin) and hypothermia (slurred speech and body temp dropping).

-If trapped outside, get out of the wind and stay dry

-Don't drive unless you absolutely HAVE to!

Stay safe and warm everyone!


HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • How to get free eclipse glasses

    How to get free eclipse glasses

    Friday, August 18 2017 9:43 PM EDT2017-08-19 01:43:18 GMT

    ATHOL, Idaho - With the total solar eclipse just days away, many people are scrambling to find a pair of glasses to safely watch the once-in-a-lifetime event. But the hot commodity is almost nowhere to be found in the Inland Northwest, except at Silverwood Theme Park. Silverwood has 3,000 pairs of glasses. The first 200 people in the park get a free pair, the remaining 2,800 will be sold for $6 each. Glasses are only given to people who buy an admission ticket. 

    More >>

    ATHOL, Idaho - With the total solar eclipse just days away, many people are scrambling to find a pair of glasses to safely watch the once-in-a-lifetime event. But the hot commodity is almost nowhere to be found in the Inland Northwest, except at Silverwood Theme Park. Silverwood has 3,000 pairs of glasses. The first 200 people in the park get a free pair, the remaining 2,800 will be sold for $6 each. Glasses are only given to people who buy an admission ticket. 

    More >>
  • Confederate monuments defaced near Vancouver, Washington

    Confederate monuments defaced near Vancouver, Washington

    Friday, August 18 2017 9:34 PM EDT2017-08-19 01:34:30 GMT
    Photo: Andy Bao, APPhoto: Andy Bao, AP

    RIDGEFIELD, Wash. (AP) - Former highway markers honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis were defaced at a park named for Davis north of Vancouver, Washington. The Columbian reported Friday one of the two markers on private land near Ridgefield was covered with black tar or paint and the other was covered in a red substance sometime in the overnight hours Thursday. Jefferson Davis Park is maintained by the Sons of 

    More >>

    RIDGEFIELD, Wash. (AP) - Former highway markers honoring Confederate President Jefferson Davis were defaced at a park named for Davis north of Vancouver, Washington. The Columbian reported Friday one of the two markers on private land near Ridgefield was covered with black tar or paint and the other was covered in a red substance sometime in the overnight hours Thursday. Jefferson Davis Park is maintained by the Sons of 

    More >>
  • Coeur d'Alene Police shut down neighborhood problem house

    Coeur d'Alene Police shut down neighborhood problem house

    Friday, August 18 2017 9:10 PM EDT2017-08-19 01:10:16 GMT
    Coeur d'Alene Police shut down neighborhood problem houseCoeur d'Alene Police shut down neighborhood problem house

    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Members of the Coeur d'Alene Police Department's Community Action Team served a search warrant Friday to a residence located on East Foster Avenue after receiving complaints from neighbors about suspected drug use, drug sales, thefts in the area, suspicious people, and constant stop-and-go traffic.  Law enforcement arrested the man living at the home for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

    More >>

    COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Members of the Coeur d'Alene Police Department's Community Action Team served a search warrant Friday to a residence located on East Foster Avenue after receiving complaints from neighbors about suspected drug use, drug sales, thefts in the area, suspicious people, and constant stop-and-go traffic.  Law enforcement arrested the man living at the home for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

    More >>