Portland, OR (97201)

5:33 PM PST on December 07, 2016 (GMT -0800)
Southwest Portland | | Change Station

Elev 177 ft 45.51 °N, 122.68 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

Overcast
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36.1 °F
Feels Like 34 °F
N
3.1
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 6.8 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.26 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Scattered Clouds 22000 ft
Overcast 25000 ft
Windchill 34 °F
Dew Point 20 °F
Humidity 52%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:37 AM 4:27 PM
First Quarter, 58% visible
METAR KPDX 080053Z 10017G27KT 10SM FEW020 SCT220 OVC250 02/M07 A3026 RMK AO2 PK WND 10029/0037 SLP246 T00221072
Pressure 30.26 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 2000 ft
Scattered Clouds 22000 ft
Overcast 25000 ft
Windchill 34 °F
Dew Point 20 °F
Humidity 52%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:37 AM 4:27 PM
First Quarter, 58% visible
METAR KPDX 080053Z 10017G27KT 10SM FEW020 SCT220 OVC250 02/M07 A3026 RMK AO2 PK WND 10029/0037 SLP246 T00221072

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Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 2:00 PM PST Dec. 7, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 8 am Thursday to midnight
PST Thursday night for the greater Portland and Vancouver Metro
areas... the Interstate 5 corridor and lower Columbia region of
southwest Washington and extreme northwest Oregon... the north
Oregon Coast Range... the Willapa Hills of southwest Washington... the
north Oregon Cascade foothills... and the South Washington Cascade
foothills...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Winter
Storm Warning... which is in effect from 8 am Thursday to midnight
PST Thursday night.

* Timing... snow will begin mid to late morning on Thursday...
continue through much of the day Thursday in the inland areas
but start to change to freezing rain in the coastal mountains in
the afternoon and in the inland areas around 4 PM. Freezing
rain will then continue inland until midnight... especially near
The Gorge.

* Snow accumulations... generally 2 to 4 inches... but locally 3 to
6 inches in areas such as far eastern Clark County... on the
foothills of the Cascades and in the coastal mountains.

* Ice accumulations... up to a quarter inch of ice is possible
later Thursday and Thursday night.

* Wind... strong east winds locally gusting 40 to 50 mph across
the eastern Portland and Vancouver Metro area will lead to
areas of blowing snow... as well as cold wind chills.

* Impacts... travel will be difficult... especially from late
morning through Thursday evening. Power outages are possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet,
and ice are expected or occurring. Strong winds are also possible.
This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.






Wind Advisory
Issued: 11:34 AM PST Dec. 7, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
4 PM PST Thursday for the greater Portland and Vancouver Metro
area...

A Wind Advisory remains in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
4 PM PST Thursday.

* East Metro and in the west hills: east winds 30 to 40 mph with
gusts to 55 mph.

* Elsewhere in the Metro area: east winds 20 to 25 mph with
gusts 35 to 45 mph.

* Timing: increasing Wednesday afternoon and continuing through
Thursday. Strongest winds likely to be Thursday morning.

* Wind chill: mainly in the teens and 20s... though locally as
low as 5 to 10 degrees east Metro and in The West Hills.

* Impacts: the strongest east wind event so far this season...
combined with expected snow and ice Thursday... will likely
cause some tree damage and power outages. The winds may make
travel difficult at times... particularly on north-south
bridges such as the Interstate bridge along Interstate 5 and
the Glenn Jackson bridge along Interstate 205.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 45 and 57 mph. Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.