The Thanksgiving Week storm is wrapping up, but the effects will stay with us for a while.
Today: The rest of the snow showers are beginning to wrap up and what’s left is a lot of cloud coverage across the region. Fog is present in some of the higher elevations but will lift through the afternoon. Partly cloudy to mostly sunny skies expected in the afternoon, and temperatures will run 5-15 degrees colder than yesterday. Winds remain gusty at times; mainly out of the northeast 5-25 mph with gusts to 40 at times.
Tonight: Overnight, skies remain clear and temperatures drop very low. Temperatures will continue to trend 10-20 degrees cooler than this morning, and a frost/freeze situation will develop. A FROST ADVISORY for the coastal areas from Gold Beach to Brookings with temperatures ranging from 30-35 degrees for overnight lows. A HARD FREEZE WARNING will also go into effect for the west side of the Cascades due to temperatures dropping between 15 and 20 degrees. Wind chill temperatures expected to run between the 20’s and negative single digits.
Tomorrow: Tomorrow morning starts bitterly cold with temperatures running between the negative single digits and the 30’s. The Frost and freeze warning are set to expire around 9 a.m. Most afternoon highs will only rise to between the teens and the 30’s for inland locations. The coast, on the other hand, will run mild, in the 50’s. Overhead, sunny to mostly sunny skies expected.