A month of rain is expected to fall in the next three days with strong winds on Friday and Saturday.
Friday could reach 100 degrees under hazy skies as Washington prepares to broil a second time.
Temperatures in the 90s with significant lowland smoke is increasingly likely for next week.
For the 3rd time since the dry streak started, showers dodge the rain gauge at Seattle-Tacoma Airport.
A mixed bag of weather is on tap for the weekend with temperatures approaching 90 on Friday.
Drizzle and some light showers moved through the area, but no rain fell at SeaTac Airport.
The smoke will be at higher altitudes creating haze and spectacular sunsets, but make no mistake, smoke season is here.
We conclude our live blog as the heatwave continues for parts of the Pacific Northwest and Canada.
All-time record highs will shatter across the Pacific Northwest as burn bans go up across Washington state.
Many weather records could be shattered this weekend and early next week with temperatures over 110 in the PNW.