2/12/19 Heavy rain and breezy today, precip total 1-2″, S winds gusting 30mph, decreasing midday, high 45F, showers tonight, low 40F, chance of showers tomorrow, high 45F. Outlook: rain Thu-Fri, showers Sat, then a chance of showers Sun-Mon, high temperatures 45F or so, lows 35-40F.
Surf Height…………..13 to 17 ft.
Weather………………Cloudy with rain. Highs 45 to 50.
Wind…………………Southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
Tides (South Beach)…
High tide…8.0 ft at 04:56 AM PST.
Low tide….2.1 ft at 11:41 AM PST.
High tide…5.8 ft at 05:52 PM PST.
Low tide….3.3 ft at 11:06 PM PST.
Sunrise – 7:20 AM PST. Sunset – 5:40 PM PST.
Travel: Winter Storm Warning for the Coast Range, 5-10″ of snow today down to 1,000′; Winter Storm Warning also in effect for the Cascades, 6-12″ of snow down to 2,500′; Winter Weather Advisory in the Gorge for a wintry mix of rain, freezing rain and snow.
A Flood Watch remains in effect for the Central Coast through late tonight. Heavy rain at low elevations today may cause ponding on roadways and low-lying areas and flooding along small streams. Rainfall totals for low elevations are forecast to be 1 to 4 inches. Minor flooding along a few rivers and creeks in the Willamette Valley and Portland metro area is possible Tuesday and Tuesday night. Rivers of greatest concern include the Marys in Benton County, the Luckiamute in Polk and Benton counties, and Johnson Creek in Multnomah and Clackamas County. These rivers will likely reach bankfull, but it remains unclear if they will reach minor flood stage. A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop. Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People, structures and roads located below steep slopes, in canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk from rapidly moving landslides.