Heavy Rain and Wind Expected In Portland Metro

Posted by Cort Johnson on March 5, 2014
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PORTLAND – Heavy rain and wind is expected in the Portland metro area over the next two days.

Forecasters say up to an inch of rain could fall in the valley on Wednesday into Thursday, with 5 to 6 inches falling in the mountains.

“We’re going to make a good run on getting caught up on what we’ve been short of all …

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Winter Storm Brings Much Needed Snow to Mountain

Posted by Christina Kemp on January 12, 2014
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Skiers and Snowboarders can rejoice. The weekend storm brought plenty of snow to Mount Hood. Hundreds of people already made there way up to the mountain today to enjoy the fresh powder. It caused a major traffic headache on Highway 35 near Government Camp this morning.

The conditions were not ideal Saturday, with high winds and icy roads. Timberline was forced …

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Thousands Lose Power During Storm

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on January 11, 2014
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – An overnight storm knocked out power for thousands in the Portland area, and forecasters say more gusty weather is on the way.

The National Weather Service says winds could reach 55 to 65 mph at the North Coast Saturday, with the potential for 40 mph or higher winds inland. Lightning strikes were seen offshore, and forecasters said …

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