By Rod Hill on 13-Apr-16 17:46.
After the sizzling summer of 2015, you may be wondering if this summer will be just as hot! Last year set the all-time record with 29 days reaching 90 degrees or warmer. The climate average is 11 days.
By Rod Hill on 04-Apr-16 09:55.
Last Wednesday saw Portland reach 70 degrees for the first time this year. The high of 74 degrees kicked-off a run of 70 degree warmth that lasted five days! A similar, but warmer stretch of weather returns this Wednesday.
By Rod Hill on 28-Mar-16 08:15.
Multiple reasons to project a drier than normal April and an end to soaking El Nino rains that produced the wettest winter on record at PDX!
The strong El Nino is weakening and all previous El Ninos of near similar strength saw wet winter months produce above normal rainfall in March but not in April.
By Rod Hill on 12-Mar-16 10:12.
HIGH WIND WARNING SUNDAY 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 PM FOR THE COAST.
A WIND ADVISORY FOR THE VALLEY 12 NOON - 10:00 PM. AREAS FROM EUGENE TO LONGVIEW WILL SEE GUSTY HIGH WINDS. PEAK SOUTH AND THEN WEST WINDS COULD REACH 45-55 MPH.
By Rod Hill on 16-Feb-16 16:25.
By Rod Hill on 31-Jan-16 17:05.
Rainfall at PDX is 7.10" for the month of January. Normal for the month is 4.88 inches. The wet month gives Portland 30.52" of rainfall since the Water Year began back on October 1st.
By Rod Hill on 19-Jan-16 21:04.
Tuesday's rainfall of more than .50 inches put PDX over 5.00" for the month as of January 19th. The average for the entire month is 4.88 inches.
By Rod Hill on 13-Jan-16 17:08.
By Rod Hill on 10-Dec-15 20:12.
1115 AM TORNADO 1 SSE BATTLE GROUND 45.77N 122.54W 12/10/2015 CLARK WA NWS STORM SURVEY NWS STORM SURVEY TEAM HAS CONFIRMED A TORNADO WITH WINDS UP TO 104 MPH TOUCHED DOWN SOUTHWEST OF BATTLE GROUND WASHINGTON AT ABOUT 1115
By Rod Hill on 09-Dec-15 08:03.
What began Sunday overnight, ended this morning, (Wednesday), with a cold front passage around 3:30 a.m. Left behind are countless areas of flooding, mudslides, power outages and closures. Here is the record list of rainfall at PDX:
1. Monday Dec.