Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. this weekend
A Pacific storm system will continue to impact the West Coast through Sunday. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding, as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. At higher elevations, strong winds and heavy snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes. Read More...
Tonight A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Snow likely before 2pm, then rain and snow. High near 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 3am. Low around 27. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday Snow with areas of blowing snow. High near 31. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Monday Night Snow likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Christmas Day A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.