Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portland, Portland International Airport (KPDX)

Lat: 45.59578°NLon: 122.60917°WElev: 20ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed ESE 15 MPH
Barometer 29.46 in (997.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 17 Jan 4:53 am PST
Extended Forecast for

Portland OR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 49. East wind around 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 4am.  Low around 44. Breezy, with a south wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 10am, then rain after 10am.  High near 51. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 45. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 41. East wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers. High near 49. East wind around 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly before 4am. Low around 44. Breezy, with a south wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 10am, then rain after 10am. High near 51. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 45. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
Showers. Cloudy, with a low around 40.
M.L.King Day
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Portland OR
 45.53°N 122.67°W (Elev. 200 ft)
5:03 am PST Jan 17, 2019
5am PST Jan 17, 2019-6pm PST Jan 23, 2019
 
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