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.

A Few Clouds

45°F

7°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed ENE 13 MPH
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 06 Dec 1:35 pm PST
Extended Forecast for

Portland International Airport OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Light north wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 27. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 6 to 11 mph in the evening.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow, mainly after 4am.  Low around 25. Windy, with an east wind 28 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow before 1pm, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  High near 33. Windy, with an east wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Windy then
    Wintry Mix

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm.  Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °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 39. Light north wind.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 27. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 6 to 11 mph in the evening.
Wednesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 35. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday Night
Snow, mainly after 4am. Low around 25. Windy, with an east wind 28 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Snow before 1pm, then rain, possibly mixed with freezing rain. High near 33. Windy, with an east wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm. Low around 36. 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 International Airport OR
 45.58°N 122.59°W (Elev. 200 ft)
11:01 am PST Dec 6, 2016
1pm PST Dec 6, 2016-6pm PST Dec 12, 2016
 
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