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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bend Airport AWOS (KBDN)

Lat: 44.0948333°NLon: 121.2006389°WElev: 3455ft.

Overcast

-3°C

27°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 7 MPH
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-7°C (19°F)
Last update 06 Dec 2:55 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Bend OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  High near -3. North wind around 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: -3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -16. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near -3. Wind chill values as low as -22. South wind 10 to 13 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: -3 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow, mainly after 10pm.  Low around -7. Northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Snow

    Low: -7 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet.  High near 2. Northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 2 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.

    Chance Rain

    High: 3 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Snow

    Low: -3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 2.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. High near -3. North wind around 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 5 to 9 centimeters possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -16. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near -3. Wind chill values as low as -22. South wind 10 to 13 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Snow, mainly after 10pm. Low around -7. Northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Thursday
Snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet. High near 2. Northeast wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
Friday Night
Snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 2.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 4.
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Point Forecast:
Bend OR
 44.06°N 121.3°W (Elev. 1097 m)
2:52 pm PST Dec 6, 2016
3pm PST Dec 6, 2016-6pm PST Dec 13, 2016
 
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