Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portland, Portland International Airport (KPDX)

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

Rain

43°F

6°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed S 6 MPH
Barometer 29.55 in (1000.68 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 29 Feb 07:20 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

Portland International Airport OR

  • Today

    Today: Rain, possibly mixed with snow showers, becoming all rain after 11am. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 500 feet rising to 1500 feet. High near 45. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 1400 feet lowering to 600 feet after midnight . Low around 35. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Snow level 500 feet rising to 1000 feet. High near 46. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Snow level 800 feet. Low around 34. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible.  Snow level 400 feet rising to 1000 feet in the afternoon. High near 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely.  Snow level 1000 feet lowering to 400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers.  Snow level 300 feet rising to 1100 feet in the afternoon. High near 45. 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 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely.  Snow level 800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers.  Snow level 600 feet rising to 1500 feet in the afternoon. Cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Rain/Snow
    then Showers

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, possibly mixed with snow showers, becoming all rain after 11am. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 500 feet rising to 1500 feet. High near 45. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 1400 feet lowering to 600 feet after midnight . Low around 35. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Snow level 500 feet rising to 1000 feet. High near 46. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers likely. Snow level 800 feet. Low around 34. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers. Some thunder is also possible. Snow level 400 feet rising to 1000 feet in the afternoon. High near 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Snow level 1000 feet lowering to 400 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers. Snow level 300 feet rising to 1100 feet in the afternoon. High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Snow level 800 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then rain showers. Snow level 600 feet rising to 1500 feet in the afternoon. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow showers. Snow level 1700 feet lowering to 1100 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely. Snow level 900 feet rising to 1500 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Snow level 1400 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Snow level 900 feet rising to 1600 feet in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Portland International Airport OR
 45.6°N 122.6°W (Elev. 200 ft)
7:41 am PST Feb 29, 2024
7am PST Feb 29, 2024-6pm PST Mar 6, 2024
 
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