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

Ken Jernstedt Airfield (K4S2)

Lat: 45.67457°NLon: 121.53493°WElev: 600.0ft.

Mist

32°F

0°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 3 MPH
Barometer 29.34 in (993.57 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 02 Mar 04:55 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Hood River OR

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of rain and snow showers.  Snow level 400 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers.  Snow level 300 feet rising to 1100 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 3am, then a chance of snow showers.  Snow level 300 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers, becoming all rain after 1pm.  Snow level 200 feet rising to 1300 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Snow level 800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain showers likely before 1pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers.  Snow level 500 feet rising to 1400 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Snow level 1000 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 4pm.  Snow level 600 feet rising to 1300 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 10pm.  Snow level 700 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 400 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain showers. Snow level 300 feet rising to 1100 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 3am, then a chance of snow showers. Snow level 300 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers, becoming all rain after 1pm. Snow level 200 feet rising to 1300 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Rain showers likely before 1pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers. Snow level 500 feet rising to 1400 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Snow level 1000 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 4pm. Snow level 600 feet rising to 1300 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 10pm. Snow level 700 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
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 1100 feet in the afternoon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 900 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
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 2000 feet. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Snow level 1600 feet rising to 2700 feet in the afternoon. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Hood River OR
 45.71°N 121.51°W (Elev. 200 ft)
4:41 am PST Mar 2, 2024
5am PST Mar 2, 2024-6pm PST Mar 8, 2024
 
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