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

Portland, Portland International Airport (KPDX)

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

Rain

37°F

3°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 29.41 in (995.94 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 02 Mar 05:35 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Portland International Airport OR

  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 400 feet rising to 1100 feet in the afternoon. High near 43. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then rain and snow showers likely.  Snow level 600 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers.  Snow level 400 feet rising to 1400 feet in the afternoon. High near 43. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before 1am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Snow level 900 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers likely before 7am, then rain showers.  Snow level 700 feet rising to 1500 feet in the afternoon. High near 43. South southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Snow level 1300 feet lowering to 800 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Snow level 600 feet rising to 1200 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am.  Snow level 1100 feet lowering to 400 feet after midnight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers.  Snow level rising to 1000 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 1pm. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 400 feet rising to 1100 feet in the afternoon. High near 43. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Snow level 600 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers. Snow level 400 feet rising to 1400 feet in the afternoon. High near 43. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 1am, then rain and snow showers likely. Snow level 900 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely before 7am, then rain showers. Snow level 700 feet rising to 1500 feet in the afternoon. High near 43. South southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Snow level 1300 feet lowering to 800 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Snow level 600 feet rising to 1200 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Snow level 1100 feet lowering to 400 feet after midnight . Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Snow level rising to 1000 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers 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.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Snow level 600 feet rising to 1700 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Snow level 2100 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 1800 feet rising to 2800 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Portland International Airport OR
 45.66°N 122.52°W (Elev. 226 ft)
5:41 am PST Mar 2, 2024
6am PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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