Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Florence Municipal Airport (K6S2)

Lat: 43.9828°NLon: 124.1114°WElev: 52.0ft.

Rain

37°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SSW 11 MPH
Barometer 29.39 in (995.26 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 02 Mar 12:35 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Florence OR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 900 feet. Low around 35. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after noon. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 1000 feet. High near 44. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers before 10pm, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 1200 feet. Low around 36. South southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 10am. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 1500 feet. High near 45. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 1600 feet. Low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 1700 feet rising to 2600 feet in the afternoon. High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers.  Snow level 2400 feet lowering to 1800 feet after midnight . Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Snow level 1400 feet rising to 1900 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Snow level 1800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 900 feet. Low around 35. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after noon. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 1000 feet. High near 44. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain showers before 10pm, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 1200 feet. Low around 36. South southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 10am. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 1500 feet. High near 45. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 1600 feet. Low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 1700 feet rising to 2600 feet in the afternoon. High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Showers. Snow level 2400 feet lowering to 1800 feet after midnight . Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Snow level 1400 feet rising to 1900 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Snow level 1800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Snow level 1400 feet rising to 1900 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Snow level 1800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Snow level 1700 feet rising to 2400 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Florence OR
 43.97°N 124.12°W (Elev. 92 ft)
12:41 am PST Mar 2, 2024
1am PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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