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Current conditions at

Portland, Portland International Airport (KPDX)

Lat: 45.59578°NLon: 122.60917°WElev: 20.0ft.

Mostly Cloudy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed E 5 MPH
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.71 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 02 Mar 10:53 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Portland International Airport OR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers, mainly after 4am.  Snow level 500 feet. Cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 400 feet rising to 1400 feet in the afternoon. High near 45. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before 1am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 1000 feet. Cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers before 10am, then rain showers.  Snow level 600 feet rising to 1700 feet in the afternoon. High near 45. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers likely before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Snow level 1400 feet lowering to 700 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers.  Snow level 400 feet rising to 1200 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 1pm and 4pm.  Snow level rising to 900 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Snow level 1300 feet lowering to 500 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers, mainly after 4am. Snow level 500 feet. Cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 400 feet rising to 1400 feet in the afternoon. High near 45. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 1am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 1000 feet. Cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers before 10am, then rain showers. Snow level 600 feet rising to 1700 feet in the afternoon. High near 45. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 1400 feet lowering to 700 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Snow level 400 feet rising to 1200 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 1pm and 4pm. Snow level rising to 900 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 1300 feet lowering to 500 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Snow level 400 feet rising to 1700 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Snow level 2500 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Snow level 2400 feet rising to 3400 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Portland International Airport OR
 45.6°N 122.63°W (Elev. 92 ft)
10:41 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
11pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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