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...
Tonight A chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 8pm and 11pm. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 33. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 32 by 2am. South southeast wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night Snow likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Light west wind becoming north northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday Cloudy, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Christmas Day Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Thursday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.