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

Astoria, Astoria Regional Airport (KAST)

Lat: 46.15694°NLon: 123.8825°WElev: 10.0ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NA NA MPH
Barometer 29.48 in (998.31 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Feb 07:35 AM PST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Cannon Beach OR

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 1000 feet rising to 1500 feet. High near 45. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 1500 feet lowering to 1000 feet after midnight . Low around 35. Windy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 1000 feet. High near 44. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 800 feet. Low around 36. South southeast wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 800 feet. High near 44. South southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers between 11pm and 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Snow level 900 feet. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 700 feet rising to 1200 feet in the afternoon. High near 44. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Snow level 1200 feet. Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  Snow level 1100 feet rising to 1700 feet in the afternoon. Cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Showers

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 1000 feet rising to 1500 feet. High near 45. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 1500 feet lowering to 1000 feet after midnight . Low around 35. Windy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 1000 feet. High near 44. Breezy, with a south wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 800 feet. Low around 36. South southeast wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 800 feet. High near 44. South southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers between 11pm and 5am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Snow level 900 feet. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 700 feet rising to 1200 feet in the afternoon. High near 44. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Snow level 1200 feet. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Showers. Snow level 1100 feet rising to 1700 feet in the afternoon. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Showers. Snow level 1500 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Showers. Snow level 1200 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Snow level 1500 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Snow level 1400 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Cannon Beach OR
 45.99°N 123.93°W (Elev. 39 ft)
7:41 am PST Feb 29, 2024
8am PST Feb 29, 2024-6pm PST Mar 6, 2024
 
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