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...
Overnight Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Windy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 27 to 32 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy, with a southwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday A 20 percent chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 25.
Christmas Day A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.