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  • Special Weather Statement for Upper Hood River Valley County, Oregon
  • Special Weather Statement issued November 15 at 2:32PM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 2:32 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 6 a.m.
  • ...COLD NIGHTS AND INCREASING EAST WIND ON TAP FOR SOUTHWEST
    WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST OREGON...
    FRIDAY NIGHT WAS THE COLDEST NIGHT SINCE LAST WINTER IN MUCH OF
    SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST OREGON...WITH SOME SINGLE
    DIGIT READINGS IN THE HIGHER CASCADES AND IN THE UPPER HOOD RIVER
    VALLEY AND AROUND HOOD RIVER. A FEW LOCATIONS IN THE LOWER VALLEYS
    REACHED INTO THE UPPER TEENS. SATURDAY NIGHT WILL BE AT LEAST AS
    COLD AND PROBABLY A BIT COLDER...WITH MORE SINGLE DIGITS IN THE
    HIGHER CASCADE VALLEYS...AND MORE LOCATIONS IN THE INLAND VALLEYS
    FALLING INTO THE MID AND UPPER TEENS. WHILE SOME WARMER AIR ALOFT
    WILL BE MOVING IN SUNDAY AND THE FIRST PART OF THE COMING WEEK...
    LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL REMAIN QUITE COLD WITH ONLY A VERY SLOW
    MODERATION. A BETTER MODERATION IN TEMPERATURES IS POSSIBLE DURING
    THE MIDDLE OR LATTER PART OF NEXT WEEK AS ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM
    MOVES THROUGH.
    AFTER A RESPITE FROM THE EAST WIND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS HAVE
    INCREASED TODAY AND WILL INCREASE MORE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...
    LIKELY CONTINUING INTO THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK. GUSTS COULD
    REACH 65 MPH IN THE GORGE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AND
    MONDAY...WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE EAST COUNTY
    AREAS OF PORTLAND AND VANCOUVER AND IN THE ADJACENT FOOTHILLS...
    AND POSSIBLY IN THE PORTLAND WEST HILLS. THESE SPEEDS WILL BE
    LESS THAN THE VERY STRONG WIND STORM OF EARLY IN THE WEEK...BUT
    MAY BE ENOUGH TO STILL CAUSE A FEW PROBLEMS AROUND THE AREA.
    BE SURE TO CONTINUE TO PROTECT ANY TENDER PLANTS AND COVER ANY
    EXPOSED FAUCETS. USE CAUTION IF DRIVING THROUGH WINDY AREAS AS
    WELL.

  • Special Weather Statement for Upper Hood River Valley County, Oregon
  • Special Weather Statement issued November 15 at 2:32PM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 2:32 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 6 a.m.
  • ...COLD NIGHTS AND INCREASING EAST WIND ON TAP FOR SOUTHWEST
    WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST OREGON...
    FRIDAY NIGHT WAS THE COLDEST NIGHT SINCE LAST WINTER IN MUCH OF
    SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST OREGON...WITH SOME SINGLE
    DIGIT READINGS IN THE HIGHER CASCADES AND IN THE UPPER HOOD RIVER
    VALLEY AND AROUND HOOD RIVER. A FEW LOCATIONS IN THE LOWER VALLEYS
    REACHED INTO THE UPPER TEENS. SATURDAY NIGHT WILL BE AT LEAST AS
    COLD AND PROBABLY A BIT COLDER...WITH MORE SINGLE DIGITS IN THE
    HIGHER CASCADE VALLEYS...AND MORE LOCATIONS IN THE INLAND VALLEYS
    FALLING INTO THE MID AND UPPER TEENS. WHILE SOME WARMER AIR ALOFT
    WILL BE MOVING IN SUNDAY AND THE FIRST PART OF THE COMING WEEK...
    LOWER ELEVATIONS WILL REMAIN QUITE COLD WITH ONLY A VERY SLOW
    MODERATION. A BETTER MODERATION IN TEMPERATURES IS POSSIBLE DURING
    THE MIDDLE OR LATTER PART OF NEXT WEEK AS ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM
    MOVES THROUGH.
    AFTER A RESPITE FROM THE EAST WIND FRIDAY...EAST WINDS HAVE
    INCREASED TODAY AND WILL INCREASE MORE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...
    LIKELY CONTINUING INTO THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK. GUSTS COULD
    REACH 65 MPH IN THE GORGE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AND
    MONDAY...WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH POSSIBLE IN THE EAST COUNTY
    AREAS OF PORTLAND AND VANCOUVER AND IN THE ADJACENT FOOTHILLS...
    AND POSSIBLY IN THE PORTLAND WEST HILLS. THESE SPEEDS WILL BE
    LESS THAN THE VERY STRONG WIND STORM OF EARLY IN THE WEEK...BUT
    MAY BE ENOUGH TO STILL CAUSE A FEW PROBLEMS AROUND THE AREA.
    BE SURE TO CONTINUE TO PROTECT ANY TENDER PLANTS AND COVER ANY
    EXPOSED FAUCETS. USE CAUTION IF DRIVING THROUGH WINDY AREAS AS
    WELL.