Cooler Weather to Remain in Seattle

By Katy Galimberti, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
August 20, 2014; 10:55 AM ET
Share |

After a warm start to the week, temperatures will slide to cool levels at midweek around Seattle.

With only patchy low clouds in the forecast during the mornings, those with outdoor activities will see favorable weather.

Temperatures at the start of the workweek will be in the upper 80s, nearly 10 degrees above normal averages for the area at this time of the summer.

Approaching midweek, temperatures will be on the decline.

The sunshine will keep a strong presence at midweek even as temperatures dip to the lower 70s.

RELATED:
Detailed Seattle Forecast
AccuWeather Severe Weather Center
Interactive Seattle Radar

The average high for this time of year is 76 F.

Comments

Comments left here should adhere to the AccuWeather.com Community Guidelines. Profanity, personal attacks, and spam will not be tolerated.

More Weather News

Daily U.S. Extremes

past 24 hours

  Extreme Location
High N/A
Low N/A
Precip N/A

WeatherWhys®

This Day In Weather History

Chesnee, SC (1989)
A 700-yard-wide tornado lifts a 1,000 pound bale of hay and carries it for five miles. Two people killed by the storm.

Fallon, NV (1995)
1.92" of rain (4th-5th)... about 40% of their normal annual rainfall.

Lowell, MA (1761)
Five inches of snow. "A very stormy day of snow, an awful sight, the trees green and the ground white. The sixth day the trees in a blow and fields covered with snow", Town Clerk of Ashford, Ebenser Byles.

Rough Weather