Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. this weekend
A Pacific storm system will continue to impact the Pacific Northwest through late 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...
Today Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight Rain, mainly before 3am. Areas of fog. Low around 32. South wind 11 to 17 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Rain and snow likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night Snow likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery.
Wednesday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Christmas Day A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 14.