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.

Mostly Cloudy

5°C

41°F

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed S 12 MPH
Barometer 29.6 in (1002.37 mb)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill1°C (34°F)
Last update 02 Mar 03:05 PM PST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Portland International Airport OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. South southwest wind around 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 6 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 9pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around -1. South wind around 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  High near 6. South wind 14 to 18 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 6 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before 1am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind around 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain, possibly mixed with snow showers, becoming all rain after 2pm.  High near 6. South wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 6 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: -1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 1pm and 4pm.  Snow level rising to 900 meters in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. South southwest wind around 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around -1. South wind around 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one centimeter possible.
Sunday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. High near 6. South wind 14 to 18 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 1am, then rain and snow showers likely. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 1. South wind around 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Monday
Rain, possibly mixed with snow showers, becoming all rain after 2pm. High near 6. South wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers between 1pm and 4pm. Snow level rising to 900 meters in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Portland International Airport OR
 45.66°N 122.52°W (Elev. 69 m)
2:41 pm PST Mar 2, 2024
3pm PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 9, 2024
 
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