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Leslie Lowe's broadcast career began in radio as the co-host of a top rated Adult Contemporary station back in 2001. She transitioned to television in 2003 as a weekend weather anchor and hasn't looked back since. In December of 2008, Leslie joined the KHQ weather team...just in time for record a breaking snow season!

Leslie has been seen and heard in numerous local and national television commercials as well as in motion pictures. And holds her Screen Actors Guild card. In addition she hosted the half-hour television program "Explorer Television" spotlighting areas around the Inland Northwest.

Leslie loves to meet and work with all of the amazing people in our area. And has proudly been involved with Candle Lighters, Spokane SIDS Foundation, Miss Spokane, Project Beauty Share and My Sister’s Closet, Leslie has delivered meals, for Meals on Wheels. And is thrilled to be the emcee for the Spokane Lilac Festival "Family Night" , "Coronation Program" and "Royal Tea Party". Some of her favorite moments have been jumping in to the freezing cold waters of medical Lake and rappelling down the 20 stories of the Bank of America building, all for the love of Special Olympics!

Leslie attended Central Oregon Community College, The American School of Broadcast and Mississippi State University.

When Leslie isn't working she can be found working out in some capacity, she loves running, cycling, Pilates and is hoping to find a little more time to golf! Leslie and her husband have raised their children here and are proud to call Spokane home.

UPDATED: KHQ Weather Authority Forecast

Today's Forecast

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  • 97°
  • 65°

Monday Morning Weather Update: Temps Into the Mid-Upper 90s!

Today: A weak disturbance this morning is bringing mainly just cloudy skies to the region, but a few very light sprinkles might make it all the way to the surface...by 8-9am that wave starts to clear out and we start to clear UP! Mostly sunny skies this afternoon, and very hot temperatures expected. Mid-upper 90s around Spokane, 100s for the Columbia Basin and LC Valley. Spokane High: 97°

Heat Advisory: From 1PM today until 8PM tomorrow because of temperatures between 100-105° for areas of the Basin and LC Valley. Grand Coulee, Ephrata, Moses Lake, La Crosse, Lewiston, Clarkston.

Satellite and Radar: Satellite and radar showing a ridge of high pressure continues to build over the entire west coast, meaning hot temperatures continue for the west coast and Inland Northwest. Some monsoonal moisture moving in from the desert southwest will slide in mid-late week bringing a chance of some showers and thunderstorms.

7-Day Forecast: The high heat has returned. Long range forecast shows this ridge of high pressure will remain in place, keeping temperatures in the mid-upper 90s for the rest of the week. Slight chance of thunderstorms Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

-Blake

7-Day Forecast: Spokane

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 65°

AM Clouds, Sunny & Hot PM

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 65°

High Heat & Sunny

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 65°

Blazing Sun

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 67°

Partly Cloudy & Roasting

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 67°

Sunny, Chance T/Storms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 65°

Mostly Sunny, Chance T/Storms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 66°

Mostly Sunny, Chance T/Storms

Currently in Spokane as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.12 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:23
  • Sunset: 20:30
  • Humidity: 41%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Felts Field as of

  • 65°(Feels like 65°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.12 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:22
  • Sunset: 20:29
  • Humidity: 56%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Deer Park as of

  • 80°(Feels like 78°)
  • Light Rain
  • Wind: ESE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.10 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:21
  • Sunset: 20:31
  • Humidity: 26%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Coeur D'Alene as of

  • 64°(Feels like 64°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SE @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:19
  • Sunset: 20:27
  • Humidity: 60%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Fairchild Air Force Base as of

  • 69°(Feels like 69°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SE @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.12 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:23
  • Sunset: 20:30
  • Humidity: 45%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Pullman as of

  • 57°(Feels like 57°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:24
  • Sunset: 20:25
  • Humidity: 74%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Sandpoint as of

  • 59°(Feels like 59°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.15 in.
  • Sunrise: 04:16
  • Sunset: 19:28
  • Humidity: 72%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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