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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
346 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

ORZ001>008-010>016-WAZ019>022-039-040-045-046-020000-NORTH OREGON
COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-CENTRAL
COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-LOWER COLUMBIA-GREATER PORTLAND METRO
AREA-CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-NORTHERN
OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES-CASCADE FOOTHILLS
IN LANE COUNTY-CASCADES IN LANE COUNTY-UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY-
WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE-SOUTH
WASHINGTON CASCADES-WILLAPA HILLS-SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST-I-5
CORRIDOR IN COWLITZ COUNTY-GREATER VANCOUVER AREA-SOUTH WASHINGTON
CASCADE FOOTHILLS-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASTORIA...CANNON
BEACH...TILLAMOOK... LINCOLN
CITY...NEWPORT...YACHATS...FLORENCE...VERNONIA...JEWELL... SUNSET
SUMMIT...LEES CAMP...TRASK...GRANDE RONDE...BURNT WOODS...
TIDEWATER...SWISSHOME...VENETA...ST. HELENS...CLATSKANIE...
HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...SALEM...
MCMINNVILLE...WILSONVILLE...STAYTON...DALLAS...EUGENE...
SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...SANDY...ESTACADA... SILVER FALLS
STATE PARK...SWEET HOME...GOVERNMENT CAMP... DETROIT...SANTIAM
PASS...VIDA...JASPER...LOWELL...COTTAGE GROVE... MCKENZIE
PASS...MCKENZIE BRIDGE...OAKRIDGE...WILLAMETTE PASS...
PARKDALE...ODELL...CORBETT...ROOSTER ROCK...MULTNOMAH FALLS...
CASCADE LOCKS...HOOD RIVER...COLDWATER RIDGE VISITORS CENTER...
MOUNT ST. HELENS...WIND RIVER VALLEY...WILLAPA...FRANCES... ELK
MOUNTAIN...RYDERWOOD...RAYMOND...LONG BEACH...OCEAN PARK...
NASELLE...CATHLAMET...LONGVIEW...KELSO...CASTLE ROCK...
VANCOUVER...BATTLE GROUND...WASHOUGAL...TOUTLE...ARIEL... LAKE
MERWIN...YALE LAKE...COUGAR...CARSON...STEVENSON...UNDERWOOD
346 PM PDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...COOLEST WEATHER SO FAR THIS SEASON EXPECTED THIS WEEK...

THE COOLEST WEATHER SO FAR THIS SEASON IS EXPECTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY
BEFORE TEMPERATURES BEGIN TO RECOVER THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

A CHILLY AIR MASS WILL BE LEFT BEHIND AFTER PRECIPITATION TAPERS OFF
TUESDAY NIGHT...LEADING TO CHILLY OVERNIGHT NIGHT LOWS TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHTS. WEDNESDAY NIGHT COULD BE THE COLDEST NIGHT SO FAR
THIS SEASON FOR MOST VALLEY LOCATIONS. OUTLYING VALLEYS ARE EXPECTED
TO DIP INTO THE UPPER 30S...WITH MORE URBAN AREAS FALLING WELL INTO
THE 40S. SOME HIGH ELEVATION VALLEYS...AND POSSIBLY THE UPPER HOOD
RIVER VALLEY...MAY SEE THEIR FIRST FROST OF THE SEASON THURSDAY
MORNING.

RECREATIONALISTS HIKING OR CAMPING...ESPECIALLY IN THE CASCADES...
SHOULD PREPARE THEMSELVES FOR THE CHILLY AUTUMN WEATHER EARLY
THIS WEEK. PEOPLE IN THE TYPICALLY COLDER OUTLYING VALLEYS MAY
WANT TO CONSIDER PROTECTING THEIR PLANTS AGAINST FROST...IN CASE
TEMPERATURES FALL A COUPLE DEGREES LOWER THAN CURRENTLY EXPECTED
WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

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