Heat Advisory currently in effect for Hoodoo Ski Area. * WHAT...Temperatures 80 to 90 expected.
* WHERE...In Oregon, Northern Oregon Cascades and Cascades in
Lane County. In Washington, South Washington Cascades.
* WHEN...Through 10 PM PDT Sunday.
* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures may cause heat illnesses to occur.
Rivers are running cold and fast, and will continue to do so
this weekend. Nearly every year, people die in rivers in
southwest Washington and northwest Oregon due to cold water
shock during the season's first heat wave. Hot temperatures
can make the cool water seem tempting, but river temperatures
in the 50s can easily result in cold water shock that can kill
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Sunday will be the hottest day, with highs
generally in the lower 80s. However, the lowest valleys are
likely to be in the mid 80s to lower 90s. Overnight temperatures
will be in the mid 50s to mid 60s, but locally to 70 on mid and
Snowpack levels are currently 227% above the seasonal average of -1". The highest snowpack observed on this date in the past 12 years was in 2009, when snowpack depth was recorded at 0.0".
Past 24 hours
Snowpack levels remain unchanged since yesterday, with the mountain sitting at a 48.0" snowpack and a 14.7" snow water equivalent. Perched in oregon, Hoodoo Ski Area air temperatures were recorded at 31.0° at last check.
It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between
over the next 5 days.
Ski Area Conditions
Recent snowpack levels, water content, and air temperature for the ski area