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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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Tuesday Weather Update: Cold Front Tonight Brings Some Showers & T/Storms
 
Tonight~We have a 60% chance of rain and thunderstorms tonight. It's also going to pretty windy out there tonight. Sustained winds 16-20 MPH with the gusts as high as 28 MPH.
YELLOW~50°
 
Tomorrow~Mostly cloudy skies, 40% chance for afternoon rain. Send those kids to school with their rain jackets on! Winds will die done a little bit. Only 7-11 MPH. We will be MUCH cooler. Our high temps only in the mid sixties.
YELLOW~64°
 
Sky Tracker~Chance for rain late tonight. Other than that, clear skies today!
 
Futurecast~Chance for rain tonight and into tomorrow as well. We will see those showers throughout the Inland Northwest!
 
Red Flag Warning~The Lower Columbia Basin is under a Red Flag Warning until 8 PM tonight. We have a dry cold front coming through and will see high winds and low humilities.
 
7-day forecast~One word. AMAZING (after we get through Wednesday). Ok, that's six. But still. We will be in the high 70s, low eighties for the weekend, with a whole lot of sunshine:-)
 
~Katie

7-Day Forecast: Spokane

Tuesday
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Increasing Clouds, Overnight Showers

Wednesday
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  • 68°
  • 50°

Mostly cloudy, Spotty Showers

Thursday
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  • 75°
  • 46°

Mostly sunny

Friday
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  • 79°
  • 50°

Mostly sunny

Saturday
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  • 82°
  • 52°

Mostly sunny

Sunday
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Sunny

Monday
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  • 78°
  • 53°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Spokane as of

  • 72°(Feels like 72°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: WSW @ 17 mph
  • Barometer: 29.66 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:10
  • Sunset: 19:28
  • Humidity: 33%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Felts Field as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SW @ 12 mph
  • Barometer: 29.66 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:09
  • Sunset: 19:28
  • Humidity: 29%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Deer Park as of

  • 66°(Feels like 65°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSW @ 16 mph
  • Barometer: 29.65 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:09
  • Sunset: 19:28
  • Humidity: 38%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Coeur D'Alene as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.66 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:07
  • Sunset: 19:26
  • Humidity: 35%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Fairchild Air Force Base as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 15 mph, gusting to 22 mph
  • Barometer: 29.67 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:11
  • Sunset: 19:29
  • Humidity: 36%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Pullman as of

  • 71°(Feels like 71°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: W @ 15 mph, gusting to 23 mph
  • Barometer: 29.72 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:10
  • Sunset: 19:26
  • Humidity: 31%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Currently in Sandpoint as of

  • 63°(Feels like 63°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: W @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 29.65 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:05
  • Sunset: 18:25
  • Humidity: 68%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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