KATU Weather Forecast

Wednesday October 22nd 6:00

 Record Breaking rain today in the metro area.

As of 4:30 this afternoon PDX has picked up 1.56" of rain in Vancouver 1.31" has fallen. In Portland that shatters the old record of 1.31" set in 1951. A strong cold front has moved across the metro area. Heavy rain is now turning showery across the area.

Cool and showery weather will continue overnight and through Thursday. A chance of thunderstorms will be possible in the afternoon on the Oregon Coast. Temperatures will stay cooler than average for this time of year. Highs will only reach the low 60s.

Another storm, the remains of Hurricane Ana wil bring another round of heavy rain and wind later this week and weekend.

Tonights low 55

Thursdays high 61