Heavy Snowfall in the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Concerns Over the West

A low pressure system will bring significant snowfall from the northern Rockies into the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. Across the East, temperatures will gradually turn cooler in most areas with scattered precipitation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ken Jernstedt Airfield (K4S2)

Lat: 45.67457°NLon: 121.53493°WElev: 600ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed W 8 MPH
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.21 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 23 Oct 03:15 PM PDT
Extended Forecast for

Hood River OR

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 47. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 11am.  Snow level 2300 feet lowering to 1200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 46 by noon, then falling to around 39 during the remainder of the day. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. East wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 42. East wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 47. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 11am. Snow level 2300 feet lowering to 1200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 46 by noon, then falling to around 39 during the remainder of the day. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. East wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 42. East wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Hood River OR
 45.71°N 121.51°W (Elev. 200 ft)
3:03 pm PDT Oct 23, 2020
3pm PDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm PDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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