Weather Alert

Metro Blanketed With Snow And Ice, More To Come

Photo: National Weather Service

Portland, Ore — Anywhere from 1-inch to 3-inches of snow fell throughout the Portland Metro area and in many cases the snow fell on top of a layer of ice.

Slick roads caused a few issues over night including on I-5 in Tualatin where truck flipped over blocking lanes for several hours.

The National Weather Service says more snow is on the way for Friday night into Saturday.

A Winter Storm Warning is still in affect for the Portland Metro.

Friday

Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 10am, then snow. High near 28. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 24. Blustery, with an east southeast wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow, mainly before 4pm. High near 31. East wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain, snow, and freezing rain before 10pm, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Snow level 1200 feet lowering to 500 feet after midnight . Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely before 1pm, then rain. Snow level 1100 feet rising to 1700 feet in the afternoon. High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

 


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