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Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow in the West; Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Ohio Valley and Southern New England

Gusty winds, high elevation snow and valley rain continues to impact portions of California and the Pacific Northwest. Isolated instances of flash flooding may be possible. Widespread severe thunderstorms will develop across the Upper Ohio Valley into southern New England Sunday. The main threats will be damaging winds however, large hail and a few tornadoes can’t be ruled out. Read More >

Water Supply Forecasts and Information for Oregon and the Pacific Northwest

Latest Water Supply Outlook for Oregon (PDF)
(summary of precipitation, snowpack, reservoirs, water supply forecasts, and peak flow forecasts)

Latest Drought Information Statement for NW Oregon & SW Washington (PDF)
(summary of precipitation, temperatures, streamflow, reservoirs, and drought impacts)

Water Supply Forecasts:

Columbia Basin Water Supply (NOAA/NWS Northwest River Forecast Center)
Water Supply Products (USDA/NRCS Nat'l Water and Climate Center)

Precipitation:

Seasonal Precipitation Map for the PacNW (NOAA/NWS Northwest River Forecast Center)
SNOTEL Precipitation Reports (USDA/NRCS Nat'l Water and Climate Center)

Snowpack:

Interactive Maps of Snow Data (NOAA/NWS Remote Sensing Center)
Snow Conditions for the PacNW (NOAA/NWS Northwest River Forecast Center)
Western U.S. Snowpack Products (USDA/NRCS Nat'l Water and Climate Center)
Oregon SNOTEL Data (USDA/NRCS Nat'l Water and Climate Center)

Reservoirs:

Tea-Cup Diagram for Lower Columbia Dams
Tea-Cup Diagram for Willamette Valley USACE Reservoirs
Tea-Cup Diagram for SW Oregon USACE Reservoirs
Tea-Cup Diagram for PacNW Reservoirs (US Bureau of Reclamation)