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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

Portland, Portland International Airport (KPDX)

Lat: 45.59578°NLon: 122.60917°WElev: 20ft.

Partly Cloudy

43°F

6°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 6 MPH
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 06 Dec 2:35 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Portland OR

Winter Storm Watch December 8, 04:00am until December 8, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow, mainly after 4am.  Low around 25. Breezy, with an east wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow before 10am, then snow and sleet between 10am and 1pm, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 1pm.  High near 34. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 44. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

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

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. East wind 11 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Wednesday Night
Snow, mainly after 4am. Low around 25. Breezy, with an east wind 24 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow before 10am, then snow and sleet between 10am and 1pm, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain after 1pm. High near 34. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Showers. High near 44. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Portland OR
 45.53°N 122.67°W (Elev. 200 ft)
11:01 am PST Dec 6, 2016
2pm PST Dec 6, 2016-6pm PST Dec 12, 2016
 
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