The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Oregon and Washington. A cold front is moving through, which will turn precipitation from rain to snow.
Mt. Hood is expected to see 3-7″ of new snow today.
NOAA Has Issued A Winter Weather Advisory For:
Snow levels in Oregon are expected to hover around 5,000ft throughout the day today. The heaviest snow accumulations will be above 6,000ft.
Additional Storm Info:
Mt. Hood, OR: 3-7″ of Snow Above 6,000ft Today
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 to 7 inches in the southwest Washington Cascades and mainly around Mount Hood in the north Oregon Cascades. - NOAA Portland, OR
Mt. Hood Winter Weather Advisory:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Portland OR 202 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017 Including the cities of Government Camp, Coldwater Ridge Visitors Center, Mount St. Helens, and Wind River Valley ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON... The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect until 2 PM PDT this afternoon. * TIMING...Until 2 pm PDT this afternoon. * SNOW LEVEL...Around 5000 feet in the southwest Washington Cascades and 5500 feet in the north Oregon Cascades. * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 to 7 inches in the southwest Washington Cascades and mainly around Mount Hood in the north Oregon Cascades. * IMPACTS...Roads above 5500 to 6000 feet will be snow covered and slick. Use chains or traction devices.