Weather (Anacortes)

Current Condition
54°
Mainly Cloudy
Humidity: 87% Dew Point: 50°
Wind: SE 9 mph Visibility: 10.0 mi
Pressure: 30.08 in
Conditions as of 9:56pm
Tonight
51°
Scattered rain showers likely, otherwise cloudy skies expected
78%  
7:31am   6:20pm
Saturday
62°
High of 62 under cloudy skies with a chance for scattered showers
51%  
7:32am   6:18pm
Saturday Night
49°
Lows level off around 49 under overcast skies with scattered rain showers likely
71%  
7:32am   6:18pm

7-Day Forecast:

Tonight
250_night
51°
Scattered rain showers likely, otherwise cloudy skies expected. Overnight lows approaching 51, winds out of the southeast 20 to 25 mph.
78% SE 18 mph
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
78%
SE 18 mph
Saturday
10/16
230_day
62°
High of 62 under cloudy skies with a chance for scattered showers. Southeast winds 20 to 25 mph.
51% SSE 18 mph
Sunrise: 7:32am  Sunset: 6:18pm
51%
SSE 18 mph
Saturday Night
250_night
49°
Lows level off around 49 under overcast skies with scattered rain showers likely. Winds becoming southeast 8 to 15 mph.
71% SE 9 mph
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
71%
SE 9 mph
Sunday
10/17
251_day
55°
Highs level off around 55 under cloudy skies with scattered rain showers likely. Winds becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph.
84% SSE 5 mph
Sunrise: 7:34am  Sunset: 6:17pm
84%
SSE 5 mph
Sunday Night
230_night
45°
Cloudy skies expected with a chance for scattered showers. Low of 45, winds turning northeast 5 to 10 mph.
47% NE 5 mph
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
47%
NE 5 mph
Monday
10/18
170_day
56°
More clouds than sun with daytime highs approaching 56. Winds becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph.
11% WNW 5 mph
Sunrise: 7:35am  Sunset: 6:15pm
11%
WNW 5 mph
Monday Night
150_night
43°
Partly cloudy skies with lows around 43. Winds out of the southeast 5 to 10 mph.
1% SE 6 mph
Moon: Full Moon
1%
SE 6 mph
Tuesday
10/19
191_day
60°
Cloudy skies with highs around 60. Winds turning east 5 to 10 mph.
3% E 6 mph
Sunrise: 7:37am  Sunset: 6:13pm
3%
E 6 mph
Tuesday Night
230_night
46°
Partly cloudy with a chance for scattered showers. Overnight lows approaching 46, easterly winds 5 to 10 mph.
30% E 6 mph
Moon: Full Moon
30%
E 6 mph
Wednesday
10/20
251_day
60°
High temperatures reach up to 60 under overcast skies with scattered rain showers likely. Southeasterly winds 8 to 15 mph.
61% SE 9 mph
Sunrise: 7:38am  Sunset: 6:11pm
61%
SE 9 mph
Wednesday Night
250_night
48°
Cloudy skies expected with scattered rain showers likely. Lows level off around 48, southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
59% SE 11 mph
Moon: Full Moon
59%
SE 11 mph
Thursday
10/21
251_day
62°
Cloudy skies expected with scattered rain showers likely. Highs level off around 62, winds turning east 8 to 15 mph.
54% ESE 10 mph
Sunrise: 7:40am  Sunset: 6:09pm
54%
ESE 10 mph
Thursday Night
250_night
50°
Lows dip down to about 50 under cloudy skies with scattered rain showers likely. Winds out of the northeast 5 to 10 mph.
72% ENE 6 mph
Moon: Waning Gibbous
72%
ENE 6 mph
Friday
10/22
251_day
61°
Cloudy skies expected with scattered rain showers likely. Highs level off around 61, southeasterly winds 8 to 15 mph.
73% ESE 7 mph
Sunrise: 7:41am  Sunset: 6:07pm
73%
ESE 7 mph

Next 36 Hours

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