... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to
10 am PST Saturday...
... Wind chill warning in effect from 7 PM this evening to 10 am
The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a wind chill
warning... which is in effect from 7 PM this evening to 10 am PST
Sunday. A Winter Weather Advisory has also been issued. This
Winter Weather Advisory for snow is in effect from 1 PM this
afternoon to 10 am PST Saturday. The wind chill watch is no longer
* Timing: periods of snow will begin this afternoon and continue
through Saturday morning.
* Wind chill values: 10 to 25 degrees below zero.
* Locations include: Cove... Elgin... La Grande... Union...
Enterprise... Joseph... Wallowa
* impacts: accumulating snow will create hazardous driving
conditions along I-84... State Route 82... and State Route 3.
Those who must be outside should dress in adequate clothing and
A wind chill warning means the combination of very cold air and
winds will create dangerously low wind chill values. This will
result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are
not taken. Frost bite can occur in less than 30 minutes. Pets and
livestock are also affected by the cold. Ensure pets and livestock
have a warm dry shelter... and access to food and fresh unfrozen
water. Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on
A Winter Weather Advisory is issued when snow is occurring or is
expected to develop and accumulate. Travel may be
hazardous... especially on bridges... overpasses... and secondary
roads. Motorists are urged to use extreme caution... and slow down
to adjust for rapidly changing driving conditions and reduced
visibilities. For additional weather information... check our web
site at www.Weather.Gov/Pendleton.
.Bitterly cold air along with any sustained winds will produce
dangerously low wind chill temperatures of below zero Friday
night through Sunday morning. Persons should dress appropriately
in layered clothing and cover any exposed surfaces to prevent
Frost bite can occur in less than 30 minutes... and hypothermia
may occur if precautions are not taken... pets and are also
affected by the cold. Ensure pets and livestock have a warm dry
shelter... and access to food and fresh unfrozen water.
... New daily record low temperatures for December 05th...
Note: stations marked with * indicate that the station reports once
per day. For consistency... these values are considered to have
occurred on the day the observation was taken but may have actually
occurred (especially for Max temperature) on the previous day.
Station previous new records
record/year record began
Meacham, or -11 / 1972 -17 1929
*monument 2, or -4 / 2013 -4 (tied) 1915
*pendleton(city), or 12 / 1994 3 1889
*goldendale, WA 6 / 2013 6 (tied) 1905