Winter Storm Warning Remains Through Saturday Afternoon

Portland, Ore. – Update: 6:15am

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
614 AM PST Sat Feb 9 2019

Greater Portland Metro Area-Greater Vancouver Area-
Including the cities of Hillsboro, Portland, Wilsonville,
Oregon City, Gresham, Troutdale, Vancouver, Battle Ground,
Ridgefield, Washougal, Yacolt, and Amboy

WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON.

* WHAT…Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of up to two
inches. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph may cause blowing and
drifting of snow, mainly near the Columbia Gorge.

* WHERE…Greater Portland and Vancouver metro area.

* WHEN…Through 4 PM PST this afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Plan on snow and ice covered roads today.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Read more from NWS Portland:

 

More from PBOT:

KXL’s Jacob Dean has about 1/4″ of snow in SE PDX near I-205 and Foster at 5am Saturday morning 2-9-19

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