Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
552 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

ORZ006>008-010-012-015-WAZ039-040-045-210200-
GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-
GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...
GRESHAM...SALEM...MCMINNVILLE...WILSONVILLE...STAYTON...DALLAS...
EUGENE...SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...SANDY...ESTACADA...
SILVER FALLS STATE PARK...SWEET HOME...VIDA...JASPER...LOWELL...
COTTAGE GROVE...CORBETT...ROOSTER ROCK...MULTNOMAH FALLS...
CASCADE LOCKS...VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL...TOUTLE...
ARIEL...LAKE MERWIN...YALE LAKE...COUGAR...CARSON...STEVENSON
552 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

.NOW...
AT 550 PM...A BROKEN LINE OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SHOWERS THAT HAS
PRODUCED A BIT OF LIGHTNING WAS MOVING THROUGH THE WILLAMETTE
VALLEY AND ALONG INTERSTATE 5 IN SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON...AND WILL
MOVE INTO THE CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN THE NEXT HOUR. EXPECT A BRIEF
PERIOD OF REDUCED VISIBILITY FROM THE RAIN AND ROAD SPRAY.
HYDROPLANING IS ALSO POSSIBLE AS WATER PONDS ON ROADWAYS.


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FOR ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION...VISIT OUR WEB SITE AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND


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