Excessive Heat Watch currently in effect for Timberline Ski Area. * WHAT...Dangerously hot temperatures of in the 90s are likely, with highs in the 80s for higher elevations, such as Government Camp and Santiam Pass. Overnight low temperatures mostly in the upper 50s to middle 60s, but few spots in lower valleys may only cool down to around 70 deg Saturday and Sunday nights. * WHERE...In Washington, South Washington Cascades. In Oregon, Coast Range of Northwest Oregon, Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills, Northern Oregon Cascades, Cascade Foothills in Lane County and Cascades in Lane County. * WHEN...From Friday afternoon through Monday evening. The warmest day will be Sunday. * IMPACTS...Extreme heat will significantly increase the potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those working or participating in outdoor activities. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The high daytime temperatures combined with warm overnight lows will result in high heat risk and heat related stress.
- Snowpack levels are currently 104% below the seasonal average of 26". The highest snowpack in recent years was in 2011, when snowpack depth was observed at 96.0 inches.
- New Snowfall
- Past 24 hours
- -2.0" of snowmelt over the past 24 hours has receeded the total snowpack to -1.0" and a snow water equivalent (SWE) of 0.7".
- Air Temp
- It doesn't look like there's any substantial snow forecasted this week with air temperatures ranging between 67° - 87° over the next 5 days.