Monday, August 19th, 3:50 P.M.
After morning clouds, we got back to sunshine around the Portland metro area. Highs will be close to 80 degrees today.
Tuesday will bring increasing high cloud cover ahead of a wet system that arrives on Wednesday. Highs on Tuesday will be in the mid 80s.
Wednesday, a band of widespread rain showers will hit sometime around the morning commute. Rain will be heaviest in the morning and will transition to showers the rest of the day. High temps will be much cooler, in the low 70s.
After Wednesday, typical late summer weather returns. Expect plenty of sunshine and highs in the 80s heading into next weekend.