Joe Nicholls: A developing and strengthening low pressure is approaching the Pacific Northwest Coast this morning and will move southeastward into the area tomorrow afternoon and evening. A fairly moist northwest flow later Thursday through early Saturday and I may need to bump the amounts should this trend continue. Higher pressure will spread into the area early next week. TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPWITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 15 TO 25. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WEDNESDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. WINDY. SNOW ACCUMULATION 2 TO 4 INCHES. HIGHS 25 TO 35. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION 3 TO 5 INCHES. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH DECREASING TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 3 INCHES. HIGHS 10 TO 20. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT. WIND CHILL READINGS 10 BELOW TO ZERO.
THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 5 TO 15. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.
FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. BREEZY. HIGHS 15 TO 25. CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.
On this date in 1927, the U.S. & Canada began diplomatic relations. It sounds odd, but previous to this, all talks had gone through the Mother Ship, aka England.