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Wintery Weather Stretching from the West Coast to the Great Lakes

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Current conditions at

John Day River Bridge (I-84 MP 114.41) (ODT17)

Lat: 45.72919°NLon: 120.65276°WElev: 305ft.

NA

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 11 MPH
Barometer NA
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 08 Dec 12:00 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Rufus OR

Winter Storm Warning December 8, 10:00am until December 8, 07:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, mainly after 10am.  High near 26. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow, mainly before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am.  Temperature rising to around 26 by 4am. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then snow likely after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet before 10pm, then a chance of rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Chance Rain

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Snow, mainly after 10am. High near 26. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow, mainly before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Temperature rising to around 26 by 4am. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then snow likely after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain and sleet before 10pm, then a chance of rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Rufus OR
 45.69°N 120.73°W (Elev. 614 ft)
8:52 pm PST Dec 7, 2016
12am PST Dec 8, 2016-6pm PST Dec 13, 2016
 
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