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  • Special Weather Statement for Upper Hood River Valley County, Oregon
  • Special Weather Statement issued July 27 at 3:42AM PDT until July 31 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, July 27, 2015 at 3:42 a.m.
  • Expires: Friday, July 31, 2015 at 9 p.m.
  • ...ANOTHER ROUND OF UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES LATER THIS
    WEEK OVER MUCH OF SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST OREGON...
    STRONG HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL SETTLE OVER SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON
    AND NORTHWEST OREGON WEDNESDAY THROUGH AT LEAST SATURDAY. DAYTIME
    TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO WARM INTO THE UPPER 70S TO UPPER 80S
    IN MANY AREAS TUESDAY...BUT JUMP INTO THE 90S BEGINNING WEDNESDAY.
    THE WARMEST DAY APPEARS TO BE THURSDAY...WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE
    INTERIOR LOWLANDS IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 90S. A FEW LOCATIONS MAY
    HIT THE 100-DEGREE MARK.
    IT APPEARS RELIEF WILL BE GRADUAL. A LITTLE COOLING IS POSSIBLE
    FRIDAY...BUT DAYTIME TEMPERATURES SHOULD STILL BE IN THE MIDDLE
    80S TO MIDDLE 90S AT MOST INLAND LOCATIONS. A FEW MORE DEGREES OF
    COOLING IS EXPECTED SATURDAY.
    THE WARMEST TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY
    EVENING HOURS...TYPICALLY BETWEEN 3 PM AND 7 PM. PLAN ANY OUTDOOR
    ACTIVITIES ACCORDINGLY TO AVOID EXERTION DURING THE HOTTEST PART
    OF THE DAY. REMEMBER THAT THE INTERIOR OF A VEHICLE HEATS UP VERY
    RAPIDLY...EVEN WITH THE WINDOWS CRACKED OPEN. DO NOT LEAVE
    CHILDREN OR PETS IN VEHICLES.

  • Special Weather Statement for Upper Hood River Valley County, Oregon
  • Special Weather Statement issued March 13 at 5:04AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, March 13, 2015 at 5:04 a.m.
  • Expires: Friday, March 13, 2015 at 10 p.m.
  • ...HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST
    OREGON THIS WEEKEND...
    THE FIRST SIGNIFICANT RAIN EVENT IN SOME TIME IS EXPECTED TO
    DEVELOP OVER SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST OREGON THIS
    UPCOMING WEEKEND. A SLOW MOVING FRONTAL BOUNDARY WITH A CONNECTION
    TO SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE WILL MOVE ONSHORE EARLY SATURDAY AND STALL
    OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS WILL BRING PERIODS OF
    RAINFALL...HEAVY AT TIMES. THE HIGHEST TOTALS WILL BE IN THE
    HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE COAST RANGE AND CASCADES...WHERE 3 TO 5
    INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. THE COASTAL REGIONS ARE EXPECTED TO SEE 1.5
    TO 3 INCHES...WITH 1 TO 2 INCHES EXPECTED OVER THE INTERIOR
    VALLEYS. IN ADDITION TO HEAVY RAINFALL...GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED
    TO ACCOMPANY THE ARRIVAL OF THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY ON SATURDAY
    MORNING. THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE FORECASTED TO AFFECT THE SOUTH
    WASHINGTON AND NORTH OREGON COAST AND COAST RANGE...WHERE WIND
    GUSTS MAY REACH 40 TO 50 MPH.
    CONFIDENCE IS HIGH THAT HEAVY RAIN WILL AFFECT THE REGION THIS
    WEEKEND...BUT THERE IS SOME UNCERTAINTY AS TO EXACTLY WHERE THE
    FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL SET UP. STAY TUNED OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF
    DAYS FOR THE LATEST UPDATES AS THE FINER DETAILS BECOME CLEARER.
    VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND.