HEAT WAVE LIKELY TO BREAK ALL-TIME RECORD

By Rod Hill on 28-Jul-15 11:40.

A forecast for 90 degree temperatures through this weekend and possibly lasting into next Tuesday or Wednesday could break the all-time record of 90 degree days for one year, set back in 2009.  The record is 24 days and Portland will hit 90 for the 19th time this year Wednesday, July 29th.

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June 2015 sets all-time records

By Rod Hill on 01-Jul-15 11:41.

It comes as little surprise that JUNE 2015 was the warmest on record at PDX in nearly every category!  

Here is the list of records:

1.  Highest average maxium temperature:  82.7 degrees, 9 degrees above normal.

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Dry Spring, Early Heat Wave Sets Records

By Rod Hill on 10-Jun-15 11:18.

Portland and Salem are grabbing a spot in weather history for what some may say are all the wrong reasons. A combination of dry weather and near record hot temperatures so early in what is called meteorological summer may have bad consequences down the road as fire season looms.

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Dry May, Wet Start to June 2015 Good News!

By Rod Hill on 02-Jun-15 08:14.

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Portland likely to enjoy a comfortable 2015 summer

By Rod Hill on 05-May-15 17:08.

Despite warm temperatures last winter, Portland will likely see a comfortable, Northwest summer! The National Weather Service projects above normal temperatures for all of the west through July and likely into August.

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Freezing Temps Likely Over, The Growing Season Begins!

By Rod Hill on 16-Apr-15 13:24.

Beautiful sunshine has returned along with expected 70 degree temperatures into the first of next week. Warmer overnight temps in the 40s are also in the forecast for the next 7 days. After that, the final days of April look wet with west breezes.

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Outlook calls for two weeks of cool, wet weather

By Rod Hill on 31-Mar-15 09:35.

Colder spring weather has arrived! A cold front last night dropped snow levels to 3,000 feet, bringing wintry travel conditions to Government Camp as shown on the ODOT camera this morning. Timberline Lodge reports 5" of snow with more on the way! Heaviest snow showers could produce a snow mix near 2,000 feet.

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Spring outlook calls for warm temperatures

By Rod Hill on 25-Mar-15 20:57.

The spring outlook calls for above normal temperatures to continue through the month of June. The outlook map from NOAA, shows warm weather color coded in brown tones across much of the western United States.

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Does in like a lamb, always mean out like a lion?

By Rod Hill on 06-Mar-15 10:46.

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Portland sets record for warmest winter!

By Rod Hill on 01-Mar-15 08:37.

PORTLAND SETS RECORD FOR WARMEST WINTER SEASON AND WARMEST FEBRUARY!

Portland (PDX) sets record for the warmest meteorological winter on record. The period measured is December 1st through the end of February.

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