Weather Alerts for Rainer-OR

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
RAINER-OR

Areas Affected:
Central Willamette Valley - Coast Range of Northwest Oregon - Greater Portland Metro Area - North Oregon Coast
Effective: Mon, 2/25 12:00am Updated: Sat, 2/23 12:45pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Mon, 2/25 6:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6
inches possible, with 3 to 8 inches of snow possible near the
Coast Range. It is also possible some locations along the
coast and in the Willamette Valley may receive accumulations
of less than 2 inches.
* WHERE...Greater Portland and Vancouver metro area, Central
Willamette Valley including Salem, North Oregon Coast and
Coast Range.
* WHEN...Most likely period of snow will be Monday morning. Snow
is expected to change to rain by Monday evening, though a few
pockets of freezing rain will be possible near the Columbia
Gorge and in some Coast Range valleys.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The
hazardous conditions could impact the Monday morning commute.
Impacts appear less likely for the Monday evening commute at
this time. Be sure to carry chains and a winter emergency kit
if you must travel Monday, and be prepared for long delays.

Information:
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
RAINER-OR

Areas Affected:
Lower Columbia
Effective: Mon, 2/25 4:00am Updated: Sat, 2/23 12:45pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Mon, 2/25 6:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of up to
6 inches possible, most likely Kelso/Longview southward.
* WHERE...Lower Columbia and I-5 Corridor in Cowlitz County.
* WHEN...Mainly Monday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The
hazardous conditions could impact the Monday morning commute.
Impacts appear less likely for the Monday evening commute at
this time. Be sure to carry chains and a winter emergency kit
if you must travel Monday, and be prepared for long delays.

Information:
A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.