Weather Service Report

FPUS76 KPQR 021546

Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Portland OR
746 AM PST Sun Feb 2 2020

Lower Columbia-Greater Portland Metro Area-
Central Willamette Valley-I-5 Corridor in Cowlitz County-
Greater Vancouver Area-
Including the cities of St. Helens, Clatskanie, Hillsboro, 
Portland, Wilsonville, Oregon City, Gresham, Troutdale, Salem, 
McMinnville, Woodburn, Stayton, Dallas, Longview, Kelso, 
Castle Rock, Vancouver, Battle Ground, Ridgefield, Washougal, 
Yacolt, and Amboy
746 AM PST Sun Feb 2 2020

At 735 AM...locally dense fog had developed across the northern
portion of the Willamette Valley and the interior lowlands of
southwest Washington. Visibility in the fog is generally one
quarter to one half of a mile, with a few pockets of dense fog
reducing visibility to as low as a few hundred feet. Fog should
lift for improved visibility later this morning.

Temperatures are near freezing, with many outlying lowland areas
below freezing. As a result, roads may be slick this morning...
especially outside of the urban centers.

Be sure to give yourself a little extra time if planning a drive
this morning. If cycling or walking, consider wearing bright or
reflective clothing in order to improve chances of being seen by



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