Tag Archive for PORTLAND

Winter Storm Warning issued March 02 at 3:57AM PST until March 02 at 1:00PM PST by NWS

By [email protected] …WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON FOR THE WESTERN COLUMBIA GORGE… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS UPGRADED THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY TO A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR FREEZING RAIN AND GUSTY WINDS…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON. * TIMING…FREEZING RAIN WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE …read more

From: Grays Harbor ATOM WX

Winter Storm Warning issued March 02 at 3:57AM PST until March 02 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

By [email protected] …WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING FOR THE CENTRAL COLUMBIA GORGE AND HOOD RIVER VALLEY… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS UPGRADED THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY TO A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR SNOW…SLEET…AND FREEZING RAIN…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING. * TIMING…SNOW EARLY THIS MORNING WILL CHANGEOVER TO SLEET AND …read more

From: Grays Harbor ATOM WX

Winter Weather Advisory issued March 01 at 5:25PM PST until March 03 at 1:00AM PST by NWS

By [email protected] …WINTER STORM WATCH REPLACED BY A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY…NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST SUNDAY FOR THE WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS REPLACED THE WINTER STORM WATCH FOR FREEZING RAIN…SLEET…OR SNOW. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW…SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN IS NOW IN …read more

From: Grays Harbor ATOM WX

1 man rescued, 1 missing after kayak overturns

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in Portland, Ore., say one man is missing and another was taken to a hospital with hypothermia after their kayak overturned in a lake near Sauvie Island…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

Ore. big rig crash yields more than $1M in drugs

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Portland say it looked at first like an unremarkable rollover crash involving a tractor-trailer rig on U.S. Highway 97 in north-central Oregon. That all changed when tow truck company employees called Sherman County sheriff’s officers to say they’d found bundles of methamphetamine, heroin and cocaine hidden in the pallets of bell peppers…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

2 killed, 2 hurt by avalanche in eastern Oregon

By By GOSIA WOZNIACKA PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An avalanche in the Wallowa Mountains of eastern Oregon killed two backcountry skiers and seriously injured two others Tuesday, officials said…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

I-5 bridge over Columbia could last a long time

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — If plans to replace the Interstate 5 bridge across the Columbia River fall through, the current bridge may be in place for years to come…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Snow returns to Northwest for 3rd consecutive day

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Snow has started falling in downtown Portland as many in the Pacific Northwest brace for a third consecutive day of storms…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

Winter storm blasts Northwest; 2nd in 2 days

By By STEVEN DUBOIS PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Northwest residents are absorbing the second blow of a 1-2 winter punch by taking a snow day and keeping their cars in the garage…. …read more

From: AP Washington News

    

No death penalty in Northwest crime spree case

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Justice Department says U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has decided against seeking the death penalty for two people accused in a 2011 Northwest crime spree that left four dead…. …read more

From: AP Washington News