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 Rain likely, mainly before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Very windy, with a west wind 38 to 48 mph decreasing to 22 to 32 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 47. West wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night A 20 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the evening.
Tuesday A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday Night A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Christmas Day A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.