Below is the latest forecast for Kelso for the next couple of days from the National Weather Service (NWS). The NWS has issued a winter storm watch for snow and freezing rain from Tuesday afternoon through early Wednesday morning.
The NWS is hosting a weather briefing early this afternoon to discuss the storm. DEM will distribute more information after the briefing before 3:00.
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. East wind around 6 mph.
Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind between 7 and 10 mph.
Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. East southeast wind between 10 and 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night: Snow before 1am, then rain. Snow level rising to 5500 feet after midnight. Low around 29. Southeast wind between 14 and 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday: Rain. High near 39. Southeast wind between 14 and 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night: Rain. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday: Rain. High near 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
For more information go to the NWS website at: http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/pqr/