« View county listWinter Weather Advisory
Northern Oregon Cascades-Cascades in Lane County-
South Washington Cascades-
Including the cities of Government Camp, Detroit, Santiam Pass,
McKenzie Pass, McKenzie Bridge, Oakridge, Willamette Pass,
Coldwater Ridge Visitors Center, Mount St. Helens,
and Wind River Valley
501 AM PDT Mon Apr 24 2017
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
* TIMING...Through early this evening.
* SNOW LEVEL...The snow level will hover around pass elevation
today, in the 4500 to 5000 foot range.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...Expect from 5 to 12 inches of accumulation
through this evening. The heaviest amounts are expected above
5000 to 5500 feet such as at ski resort elevations. Pass
elevations could see anywhere from less than an inch to as much
as 4 or 5 inches.
* IMPACTS...Roads, especially at higher elevations, will become
snow covered and cause travel disruptions. Roads across the
passes will take a while to cool and allow the snow to stick,
but may become snow covered at times as well through late
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while