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Mt. Hood Weather Forecast
We’re at the start of a warm and sunny stretch on the mountain. For Friday, expect sunshine all day. The free air freezing level (FAF) will be 8000′ to 9000′ all day. Wind will be SW 10-15, becoming lighter and more southerly in the afternoon.
Saturday looks no different than Friday: Clear sky, FAF 8000′ to 9000′, S wind at 10-15 becoming SE’rly after midnight. Expect more of the same on Sunday. The FAF will be about 9000′. Wind will be SE 20 early and DE 10-15 in the afternoon. Next chance of precip is Wednesday.
Gorge Wind Forecast
It’s Friday morning, and it’s windy today. It’ll stay that way for a while! For Friday, expect easterlies at 45-50 near Rooster, 30-35 near Stevenson, and 20-25 near Viento all day. As always, it’ll be gustier in the afternoon. River flow is 132kcfs and temps is 41 degrees. Saturday starts out with easterlies at 45-50 near Rooster (etc) and drops to 35-40 in the afternoon. Sunday looks like E 35-40 near Rooster and 30-35 near Stevenson with 20-25 near Viento.
JONES, SAUVIE’S, COAST: now on vacation for the fall and winter. Will return in spring.
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Gorge Weather Forecast
The Nothing is out this morning, and it’ll probably go partial Nothing later. Temps will be in the upper 30’s early and low 40’s this afternoon. East wind. No rainbows. Ditto, exactly, through Monday. Next chance for precipitation is Wednesday.
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Road and Mountain Biking
It’s muddy out there on the trails. Riding them will damage them. Syncline is a maybe. Please don’t. Remember, if you damage the trails, volunteers have to spend timing fixing them rather than building new trails. There are lots of other options: gravel grinding, road biking, trainer biking. Don’t knock ’em ’til you try ’em!
The Kickstand Coffee run is at 7am – free coffee and donut for walking or jogging 4.1 miles. There’s a by-donation yoga class at 4:15pm at Samadhi in White Salmon. Many of you have been asking me about Laura’s Green’s memorial service. It is at Springhouse Cellars at 10am on Saturday.
Random Morning Thoughts
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Have an awesome day today!