Portland, OR

1:26 PM PST on January 17, 2017 (GMT -0800)
Downtown Portland | | Change Station

Elev 275 ft 45.52 °N, 122.68 °W | Updated 7 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
36.0 °F
Feels Like 36 °F
N
0.6
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 3.7 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 4600 ft
Overcast 6000 ft
Windchill 36 °F
Dew Point 24 °F
Humidity 62%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
7:45 AM 4:56 PM
Waning Gibbous, 69% visible
METAR KPDX 172053Z 12018KT 9SM -FZRA BKN046 OVC060 M02/M06 A2985 RMK AO2 PK WND 12031/2014 SLP109 P0000 60000 I1001 I3001 T10171061 58016
Pressure 29.86 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 4600 ft
Overcast 6000 ft
Windchill 36 °F
Dew Point 24 °F
Humidity 62%
Rainfall Not available.
Snow Depth Not available.
7:45 AM 4:56 PM
Waning Gibbous, 69% visible
METAR KPDX 172053Z 12018KT 9SM -FZRA BKN046 OVC060 M02/M06 A2985 RMK AO2 PK WND 12031/2014 SLP109 P0000 60000 I1001 I3001 T10171061 58016

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Ice Storm Warning
Issued: 12:42 PM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Ice Storm Warning remains in effect for the greater Portland
Metro area and the Greater Vancouver area until 10 PM PST this
evening...

An Ice Storm Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this
evening.

* Timing... heavier precipitation will spread into the area this
afternoon. The heavier precipitation will likely fall as
freezing rain over much of the Metro area this evening.

* Temperatures... .early this afternoon ranged from around 30
degrees across much of the northern and eastern parts of the
Metro area... to 32 to 35 in the western areas... and mid 30s
across the south. Temperatures will slowly rise this afternoon
and evening... with the east Metro area last to climb above
freezing. Over the far east Metro area near Troutdale and
Washougal it is possible that temperatures will not warm above
freezing until late tonight or early Wednesday morning.

* Ice accumulations... across the southern and western Metro area
little if any ice accumulations. Up to a tenth of an inch is
likely from downtown Portland form The West Hills north Clark
County mainly this afternoon. Heaviest ice accumulations will be
in the east Metro... especially near the mouth of The Gorge
around Troutdale and Washougal where up to an inch of ice is
possible.

* Impacts... ice accumulation on trees and power lines may result
in downed branches and lines especially over the east Metro
area... which would bring the threat of power outages this
afternoon into tonight. Icing will make travel treacherous on
untreated roads and walkways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An Ice Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Significant amounts of ice accumulations
will make travel dangerous or impossible. Travel is strongly
discouraged. Commerce will likely be severely impacted. If you
must travel... keep an extra flashlight... food... and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency. Ice accumulations and winds will
likely lead to snapped power lines and falling tree branches that
add to the danger.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:03 AM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Wednesday night for
parts of northwest Oregon and southwest Washington...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northwest Oregon and southwest Washington...
including the following areas... in northwest Oregon... Coast
Range of northwest Oregon... greater Portland Metro area...
lower Columbia and north Oregon coast. In southwest
Washington... Greater Vancouver area... I-5 corridor in Cowlitz
County... South Washington Cascade foothills... South Washington
coast and Willapa Hills.

* Through late Wednesday night

* with dramatically rising snow levels Tuesday and the onset of
heavy rain Tuesday night... expect moderate to sharp rises on
rivers and creeks draining the Coast Range... Willapa Hills...
and South Washington Cascades. At this point... any river
flooding that occurs is expected to have minor impacts. The
heavy rain will likely cause urban flooding in the Portland/
Vancouver Metro area as the rain will help melt the existing
snow and ice. Blocked storm drains may also contribute to
ponding of water on streets.

* Rainfall amounts through Thursday... 1 to 2 inches Portland/
Vancouver Metro area... 3 to 6 inches north Coast Range/Willapa
Hills... and 3 to 6 inches South Washington Cascades foothills.

* Rivers and creeks of greatest concern include Johnson Creek in
southeast Portland... the Nehalem in Clatsop and Tillamook
County... and the Grays in Wahkiakum County. However... all of
these are currently forecast to crest just below flood stage.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event.
People... structures and roads located below steep slopes... in
canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk
from rapidly moving landslides.





Small Craft for Rough Bar Advisory
Issued: 8:35 AM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory for rough bar remains in effect until
4 PM PST Wednesday...

* in the Main Channel...

* general seas... 12 to 14 ft through tonight.

* First Ebb... around 815 PM this evening. Seas near 18 ft with
breakers.

* Second Ebb... around 915 am Wednesday morning. Seas near 18 ft
with breakers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory for rough bar means that wave conditions
are expected to be hazardous to small craft in or near Harbor
entrances.




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