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Eugene

Last Updated on Feb 24 2017, 5:54 am PST

Current Conditions: Overcast

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Temp: 33°F

Wind: South at 6mph

Humidity: 96%

Windchill: 27°F

Your 5-Day Forecast at a Glance

Rain and snow showers, but watch out for possible ice at elevation particularly this AM.

High Today: 43
Low Tonight: 30
High Tomorrow: 44
Precipitation: 70%

Weather Pattern
An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) has changed our weather and that will give us the chance for some Winter precipitation. The graphic for days 1-3 shows a low moving southward along the Pacific Coast. The graphic for days 3-7 shows frontal movement Sunday into Monday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.
ADVISORIES
A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE COQUILLE RIVER AT COQUILLE. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM UNTIL NOON TODAY FOR THE NORTH OREGON COAST, THE COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TODAY UNTIL 10 AM SATURDAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, JOSEPHINE COUNTY, AND JACKSON COUNTY. A FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM TODAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST AND THE CURRY COUNTY COAST. A FROST ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM TODAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST. A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TODAY UNTIL 10 AM SATURDAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY. A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.
Eugene Forecast
  • Cloudy with a (40%) chance of AM rain and snow showers, rain and snow showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler this afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible, little or no snow accumulation possible), mostly cloudy with evening rain and snow showers likely (70%), a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers late tonight (0.10 in. of rain possible, little or no snow accumulation possible, snow level 1,000 ft.),
  • Patchy AM fog, a mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Saturday afternoon, partly cloudy in the evening, becoming mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers late at night (under 0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 1,000 ft. late at night),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain and snow showers, showers and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon (snow level 1,500 ft.), then rain and snow showers likely (70%) Sunday night (snow level 1,500 ft.).
  • highs 43-47 cooling back to 43 Sunday lows 30-34.
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers and a bit warmer Monday, a (40%) chance of showers and a bit warmer at night and Tuesday, a slight (20%) chance of showers Tuesday night,
  • A mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of showers Wednesday, partly cloudy Wednesday night,
  • Then a mix of clouds and sun with a slight (20%) chance of rain Thursday.
  • highs 45-50 lows near 35. (seasonal averages high 53 low 35)


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The Weather In A Picture
What does the weather look like where you area?

Cloudy with a (40%) chance of morning rain and snow showers, rain and snow showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler this afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible, little or no snow accumulation possible), mostly cloudy with evening rain and snow showers likely (70%), a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers late tonight (0.10 in. of rain possible, little or no snow accumulation possible, snow level 1,000 ft.), patchy morning fog, a mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Saturday afternoon, partly cloudy in the evening, becoming mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers late at night (under 0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 1,000 ft. late at night), mostly cloudy with morning rain and snow showers, showers and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon (snow level 1,500 ft.), then rain and snow showers likely (70%) Sunday night (snow level 1,500 ft.).

 


Air Pollution
Eugene/Springfield, Oakridge & Cottage Grove Air Quality Index
Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 43 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 30 in the good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 23 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)


Fireplace
Home Wood Heating Advisory
Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)




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