Just enough to make the evening commute slick
Clouds increase as a weak wave works through the region Friday afternoon. I am not expecting a whole lot of snow out of this, but it will be enough to cover roads and sidewalks, and create some slick spots. I am a bit concerned that shoreline areas south of Portland may get a bit more than the projected snowfall amounts as a surface low blossoms over the ocean as it moves eastward.
It generally appears manageable as far as hourly amounts go. Suggested idea from the HRRR model thinks anywhere between a tenth to four tenths an hour, with the heaviest falling around 6-7 PM. For most areas, this is over by 9 PM.
Again, shoreline towns may see a bit more (3") roughly Portland south. These types of systems can be rather sneaky pending on how the energy associated with it engages with the ocean water.
Expect a slow ride home in areas over southern areas, and expect visibility reduced in areas.
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