Weather

Oregon Mountain Passes Brace for First Major Snow; Eugene Anticipates Friday Morning Frost

Fall in Oregon is about to get a frosty twist! As leaves continue to cascade, the Cascade Mountain passes are set for a spectacular snowy interlude. According to a recent article by Statesman Journal, the Cascade Mountain passes in Oregon are gearing up for their inaugural significant snowfall of...

Rainy Forecast Dampens Oregon’s Solar Eclipse Hopes

As reported by the Statesman Journal, the upcoming annular solar eclipse in Oregon on Saturday might be overshadowed by potential clouds or even rain, as per meteorological predictions. On the brighter side, this expected precipitation could mark the end of the wildfire season and mitigate the...

Saying Goodbye to 8 p.m. Sunsets as Portland Slides into Fall

The Pacific Northwest, often cloaked in its rain-draped reputation, unveils a vibrant summer palette that stands in stark contrast to common perceptions. The sunsets here are, without a doubt, in a class by themselves. As summer caresses the Northwest, it swathes the skies with an ethereal mix of...

Flood Warnings for Oregon as Hurricane Hilary Barrels Toward California

In the wake of Hurricane Hilary's rapid intensification from a tropical storm to a Category 4 hurricane in the Pacific, flood watches have been issued for parts of Oregon. As the storm approaches the Mexican coast, eastern Oregon, particularly the southeastern region, prepares for significant...

Dangerous Algal Blooms Continues to Wreak Havoc on the Willamette

Here in the dog days of summer, many Portlanders rely on the cool waters of the Willamette for a much-needed break from the heat. Whether your activity of choice is boating, stand up paddleboarding, or swimming, getting in the water can provide relief from our higher-than-average recent...
Snow & Heavy Wind Closes I-84 Through Columbia River Gorge

Snow & Heavy Wind Closes I-84 Through Columbia River Gorge

With snow dumping and high winds in the Columbia River Gorge, multiple sources are reporting Interstate 84 has been closed in both directions at milepost 17 in Troutdale to milepost 82 near The Dalles. The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) closed the section...

Flood Watch in Effect for Large Portions of Western Oregon

Flood Watch in Effect for Large Portions of Western Oregon

According to NOAA, flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible from 1am Sunday 12/19 through Monday 12/20. Areas affected could include the Central Oregon Coast, Central Coast Range of Western Oregon, Central Willamette Valley, South Willamette Valley, and the...

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