Weather (Anacortes)

Current Condition
51°
Partly Cloudy
Humidity: 79% Dew Point: 45°
Wind: SW 5 mph Visibility: 10.0 mi
Pressure: 29.98 in
Conditions as of 9:56pm
Tonight
46°
Lows dip down to about 46 under mainly clear skies
1%  
6:05am   8:12pm
Friday
59°
Overcast skies with a chance for scattered rain showers late
13%  
6:03am   8:13pm
Friday Night
47°
Scattered rain showers likely, otherwise cloudy skies
69%  
6:03am   8:13pm

7-Day Forecast:

Tonight
120_night
46°
Lows dip down to about 46 under mainly clear skies. Winds becoming south 5 to 10 mph.
1% SSE 5 mph
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
1%
SSE 5 mph
Friday
4/23
230_day
59°
Overcast skies with a chance for scattered rain showers late. Highs around 59, winds becoming south 8 to 15 mph.
13% S 9 mph
Sunrise: 6:03am  Sunset: 8:13pm
13%
S 9 mph
Friday Night
250_night
47°
Scattered rain showers likely, otherwise cloudy skies. Overnight lows approaching 47, west winds 8 to 15 mph.
69% WSW 7 mph
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
69%
WSW 7 mph
Saturday
4/24
251_day
54°
Cloudy skies expected with scattered rain showers likely. Highs level off around 54, winds turning northwest around 5 mph.
89% NW 3 mph
Sunrise: 6:01am  Sunset: 8:15pm
89%
NW 3 mph
Saturday Night
250_night
45°
Overcast skies with scattered rain showers likely. Lows around 45, winds becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph.
76% WSW 6 mph
Moon: Full Moon
76%
WSW 6 mph
Sunday
4/25
230_day
57°
Skies becoming partly cloudy with a chance for scattered showers. Highs level off around 57, southwest winds 8 to 15 mph.
49% SW 7 mph
Sunrise: 5:59am  Sunset: 8:16pm
49%
SW 7 mph
Sunday Night
230_night
45°
Low of 45 under partly cloudy skies with a chance for scattered showers. Winds out of the west 5 to 10 mph.
16% WSW 4 mph
Moon: Full Moon
16%
WSW 4 mph
Monday
4/26
230_day
57°
Chance for scattered rain showers, otherwise becoming partly cloudy. High temperatures reach up to 57, southerly winds 5 to 10 mph.
32% SSW 6 mph
Sunrise: 5:58am  Sunset: 8:18pm
32%
SSW 6 mph
Monday Night
150_night
45°
Partly cloudy skies with a low of 45. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
14% SW 6 mph
Moon: Full Moon
14%
SW 6 mph
Tuesday
4/27
230_day
59°
Daytime highs approaching 59 under mainly cloudy skies with a chance for scattered rain showers. Southerly winds 8 to 15 mph.
22% S 7 mph
Sunrise: 5:56am  Sunset: 8:19pm
22%
S 7 mph
Tuesday Night
230_night
47°
Mainly cloudy skies with a chance for scattered showers. Lows dip down to about 47, southerly winds 8 to 15 mph.
28% SSW 7 mph
Moon: Full Moon
28%
SSW 7 mph
Wednesday
4/28
230_day
59°
Chance for scattered rain showers, otherwise cloudy skies. Highs around 59, winds out of the southeast 8 to 15 mph.
42% SSE 8 mph
Sunrise: 5:54am  Sunset: 8:21pm
42%
SSE 8 mph
Wednesday Night
230_night
49°
Lows level off around 49 under cloudy skies with a chance for scattered rain showers. Southeast winds 8 to 15 mph.
51% SSE 7 mph
Moon: Waning Gibbous
51%
SSE 7 mph
Thursday
4/29
251_day
60°
Cloudy skies expected with scattered rain showers likely. High of 60, winds out of the south 8 to 15 mph.
60% S 8 mph
Sunrise: 5:52am  Sunset: 8:22pm
60%
S 8 mph

Next 36 Hours

11:00pm
100_night
49°
Clear
SSW 4 mph
12:00am
100_night
48°
Clear
S 4 mph
1:00am
100_night
47°
Mainly Clear
SSE 5 mph
2:00am
120_night
47°
Partly Cloudy
SSE 5 mph
3:00am
150_night
47°
Partly Cloudy
SSE 6 mph
4:00am
150_night
46°
Partly Cloudy
S 6 mph
5:00am
150_night
46°
Mainly Cloudy
SSE 6 mph
6:00am
150_day
46°
Mainly Cloudy
SE 9 mph
7:00am
191_day
46°
Mainly Cloudy
SSE 8 mph
8:00am
191_day
49°
Cloudy
SSE 8 mph
9:00am
150_day
51°
Mainly Cloudy
SSE 8 mph
10:00am
191_day
52°
Mainly Cloudy
SSE 8 mph
11:00am
191_day
53°
Mainly Cloudy
S 8 mph
12:00pm
191_day
54°
Mainly Cloudy
S 7 mph
1:00pm
191_day
56°
Cloudy
SW 7 mph
2:00pm
191_day
56°
Cloudy
SW 7 mph
3:00pm
191_day
56°
Cloudy
WSW 8 mph
4:00pm
191_day
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Cloudy
WSW 7 mph
5:00pm
251_day
56°
Cloudy
WSW 6 mph
6:00pm
251_day
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Cloudy
SW 8 mph
7:00pm
251_day
53°
Cloudy
WSW 7 mph
8:00pm
251_day
51°
Cloudy
WSW 6 mph
9:00pm
250_night
50°
Cloudy
W 9 mph
10:00pm
250_night
49°
Cloudy
W 9 mph
11:00pm
250_night
48°
Cloudy
WSW 7 mph
12:00am
250_night
47°
Cloudy
WSW 7 mph
1:00am
250_night
47°
Cloudy
WSW 7 mph
2:00am
250_night
47°
Cloudy
W 6 mph
3:00am
250_night
47°
Cloudy
W 6 mph
4:00am
250_night
46°
Cloudy
W 6 mph
5:00am
250_night
46°
Cloudy
W 2 mph
6:00am
251_day
46°
Cloudy
W 2 mph
7:00am
251_day
47°
Cloudy
W 2 mph
8:00am
251_day
48°
Cloudy
N 3 mph
9:00am
251_day
49°
Cloudy
N 3 mph

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