10/17/18 Sunny today, high near 70F, light E wind switching to NW this afternoon, mainly cloudy/patchy fog tonight-Fri, lows 50F, highs 60F. Outlook: mostly clear Sat-Mon, highs 60-65F, lows 50F, then a 50-50 chance of rain Tue through most of next week, highs around 60F, lows 50F.
Temperatures: The high on the Central Coast yesterday was 76F; the record of 81F set in 1960 still stands. Today’s record locally is 84F in 1936. Meanwhile, two records in Northwest Oregon were tied yesterday — Astoria had 77F (ties 2002), and Salem had 83F (ties 2002).