Forecast calls for ice overnight Friday into Saturday morning
Another update from the National Weather Service: Ice accumulation up to 1/4 inch possible in Eugene, Albany and Corvallis. Freezing rain should turn to regular rain by Saturday morning.
SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EUGENE...CORVALLIS...ALBANY
951 PM PST FRI DEC 11 2009 ...
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SATURDAY FOR THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY...
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING RAIN REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST SATURDAY.
* LIGHT FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES OVERNIGHT.
* ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE.
* FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE OVER TO RAIN SATURDAY MORNING.
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW OR FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.
Three C-17 Cargo planes and a Helicopter arrived today in preparation for Fridays' Presidential visit.
Cascade Manor, Eugene’s only accredited continuing care retirement community, is making tremendous progress on its nearly $10 million expansion project that will create 30 new luxury, independent living apartment homes, add new community amenities and enhance current community features.