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Heavy snow forecast for parts of Upper Midwest and western Great Lakes

A cold air mass behind a cold front will bring below-normal temperatures across much of the eastern and northern U.S. on Wednesday and allow for snow, heavy at times, to develop across parts of the Upper Midwest and western Great Lakes, mainly from central Minnesota to northern Michigan. Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories are in effect across the region.

Current Conditions

Ochoco-John Day Highlands

Zone Forecast

  • Today Mostly cloudy. Highs 51 to 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Tonight Mostly cloudy. Lows 32 to 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest overnight.
  • Thursday Mostly cloudy. Rain likely in the afternoon. Highs 56 to 62. South wind around 5 mph shifting to the west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
  • Thursday Night Cloudy with rain likely in the evening...then partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain overnight. Lows 30 to 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
  • Friday Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs 50 to 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts around 25 mph in the morning.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy. Lows 27 to 32.
  • Saturday Through Sunday Partly cloudy. Highs 60 to 66. Lows 30 to 35.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows 32 to 37.
  • Monday Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs 58 to 64.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows 29 to 34. Highs 54 to 60.