Oregon 2021 winter storm travel and weather updates

Oregon 2021 winter storm travel and weather updates

Holiday travel through Jan. 2 is expected to rebound to nearly pre-pandemic levels. 

In Oregon, more than 1.3 million are expected to travel by car and another 137,000 will fly to their holiday destination, according to AAA’s annual travel forecast.

Roads are expected to be full and airports busy. Predictions for snow in the Willamette Valley, Portland and mountain passes could mean delays and dangerous conditions. 

Check here for the latest updates on weather, traffic and airport conditions you might encounter this holiday weekend. 

Follow holiday coverage by Statesman Journal reporters here. 

11 p.m. Sunday: Low temps beginning tonight

The National Weather Service said an Arctic front stalled across west-central Washington is expected to drift south overnight Sunday and bring very cold temperatures across northwest Oregon and to far southwest Washington.