Portland, Ore – The National Weather Service has issued an Ice Storm Warning for the Greater Portland Metro Area in Oregon and the Greater Vancouver Area in Washington. The warning is in effect from 10 AM Tuesday to 4 AM PST Wednesday.

What:

  • Significant icing is expected, with total snow accumulations of up to one inch and ice accumulations of two tenths to one half of an inch.

Where:

  • In Oregon, the Greater Portland Metro Area.
  • In Washington, the Greater Vancouver Area.

When:

  • From 10 AM Tuesday to 4 AM PST Wednesday.

Impacts:

  • Expect power outages and tree damage due to the ice.
  • Travel could be very difficult.
  • Hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute.

Precautionary/Preparedness Actions:

  • Travel is strongly discouraged.
  • If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle for emergencies.
  • Prepare for possible power outages.

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