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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

McMinnville, McMinnville Municipal Airport (KMMV)

Lat: 45.19611°NLon: 123.13222°WElev: 157ft.

Freezing Fog

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed calm
Barometer 30.36 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 07 Dec 1:22 am PST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW McMinnville OR

Winter Storm Watch December 8, 01:00am until December 8, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy freezing fog. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind around 6 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of freezing fog before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. North northeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Areas
    Freezing Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of snow between 10pm and 4am, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet.  Steady temperature around 29. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 10am, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10am and 1pm, then rain after 1pm.  High near 41. East northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm.  Low around 40. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 44.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy freezing fog. Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Areas of freezing fog before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. North northeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow between 10pm and 4am, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet. Steady temperature around 29. North wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 10am, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 10am and 1pm, then rain after 1pm. High near 41. East northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm. Low around 40. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers. High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Showers. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW McMinnville OR
 45.2°N 123.26°W (Elev. 387 ft)
9:23 pm PST Dec 6, 2016
1am PST Dec 7, 2016-6pm PST Dec 13, 2016
 
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