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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Cascade Foothills in Lane County County, Oregon
  • Special Weather Statement issued April 01 at 4:33AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:33 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 5 p.m.
  • ...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...SMALL HAIL...AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN
    POSSIBLE AGAIN TODAY...
    AN UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN WILL ONCE AGAIN BRING THE POTENTIAL
    FOR A FEW HEAVY RAIN AND SMALL HAIL SHOWERS TO DEVELOP ACROSS
    SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON AND NORTHWEST OREGON TODAY. THE COOL AND
    UNSTABLE ENVIRONMENT MAY ALSO ALLOW SOME ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
    TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
    HEAVIER SHOWERS YESTERDAY PRODUCED LOCALIZED ISSUES WITH PONDING
    OF WATER ON ROADWAYS...AS WELL AS SOME LOCALIZED ACCUMULATION OF
    SMALL HAIL. SIMILAR ISSUES WILL PROBABLY OCCUR TODAY...BUT AGAIN
    THEY WILL BE FAIRLY LOCALIZED TO STRONGER SHOWERS.
    WHILE MOST LOCATIONS WILL JUST EXPERIENCE OCCASIONAL SHOWERS...
    DRIVERS SHOULD BE AWARE OF THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING
    CONDITIONS ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON. PONDING OF WATER IN HEAVIER
    SHOWERS MAY CAUSE FAST MOVING VEHICLES TO HYDROPLANE. SMALL HAIL
    MAY BRIEFLY ACCUMULATE ON ROADWAYS...MAKING ROADWAYS LOCALLY
    SLICK.
    STAY INFORMED OF THE LATEST WEATHER INFORMATION BY VISITING OUR
    WEB SITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND...OR BY CHECKING YOUR
    FAVORITE MEDIA SOURCE OR WEATHER SMART PHONE APPLICATION.