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Regardless of how close the GOA ridge ends up, there’s a broad consensus across guidance for a general NW flow regime thru PNW region.

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8 minutes ago, Jesse said:

Wonder how that trade wind burst in the tropics is going.

Just really cranking up now.  Looks like insurance we will not have a Nino any time soon.  We're getting to the crucial time of year now.

 

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Winter 2020-21 stats

 

Total Snowfall = 7.0"

Day with 1" or more snow depth = 5

Total Hail = 0.0"

Coldest Low = 23

Lows 32 or below = 52

Highs 32 or below = 2

Lows 20 or below = 0

Highs 40 or below = 5

 

 

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Legacy GFS looks nice. 

Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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Just now, SilverFallsAndrew said:

Legacy GFS looks nice. 

"New and improved" GFS looks even better.  🥰

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Radar off the coast looks active. Hopefully we can manage some thunderstorms today. Up to 53 currently just breezy and cloudy. 

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Monthly Rainfall-0.39”

Warm Season Rainfall-0.39”

Warmest high temp-63

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Mid March comparison from last year (bottom pic) to this year. Last year was a disaster of a winter as well but at least we got some snow in March. It is very rare to see no snow on the ground here in mid March. 

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1 minute ago, AlTahoe said:

Mid March comparison from last year (bottom pic) to this year. Last year was a disaster of a winter as well but at least we got some snow in March. It is very rare to see no snow on the ground here in mid March. 

20210319_121239.jpg

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My buddy from college has been at Tahoe all week fishing. Looked like it was raining in some of the pics. 

Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

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12Z EPS shows that trough around day 9 as well... like the operational ECMWF.

The ECMWF shows rain on 9 of the next 10 days.   I guess on the bright side that means below freezing lows will be pretty rare over the next 10 days.

 

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1 minute ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

My buddy from college has been at Tahoe all week fishing. Looked like it was raining in some of the pics. 

Yeah it rained last night. Oddly that was our first rainfall of winter. All the little storms that have come through this year have been cold and in the form of snow.  

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Just now, AlTahoe said:

Yeah it rained last night. Oddly that was our first rainfall of winter. All the little storms that have come through this year have been cold and in the form of snow.  

Do you fish much in the lake? Looks like he caught some Lake Trout (Mackinaw). 

Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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10 minutes ago, AlTahoe said:

Mid March comparison from last year (bottom pic) to this year. Last year was a disaster of a winter as well but at least we got some snow in March. It is very rare to see no snow on the ground here in mid March. 

Looks like the Northern and Central Sierra are reporting 68% of average SWE as of this morning. Some improvement over a couple weeks ago.

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21 minutes ago, TacomaWaWx said:

Radar off the coast looks active. Hopefully we can manage some thunderstorms today. Up to 53 currently just breezy and cloudy. 

“When it roars go outdoors”......right! 😁

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2 minutes ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

Do you fish much in the lake? Looks like he caught some Lake Trout (Mackinaw). 

My buddy runs one of the fishing charters so I will go out if I am bored. What's neat is the Mackinaw are usually deep enough that when you reel them in they are dead from the Bends already. Local restaurants here in town let you drop them off and come back later and have the fish prepared 3-5 different ways on a giant platter. A single Mackinaw is usually enough to feed a family of 4. 

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On 3/16/2021 at 10:07 AM, SilverFallsAndrew said:

You really think you are going to be at 50 on Friday at 1100'?! Maybe if you get a sunbreak that lasts a few hours, but honestly it looks like a low 40s day down here... We are talking about sub 528 thickness and pretty cold air aloft, if precip is falling it is probably going to be pretty cold.

Just to follow up... its 52 here now and partly sunny.   Probably end up in the mid to upper 50s today.   So way higher than 50... and even 50 was considered trolling by a couple people.  

I was not trolling.   I recognize a pattern with a low offshore being generally nice here and I was looking forward to it.   Things look much greener here than they did earlier in the week.

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13 minutes ago, AlTahoe said:

Mid March comparison from last year (bottom pic) to this year. Last year was a disaster of a winter as well but at least we got some snow in March. It is very rare to see no snow on the ground here in mid March. 

20210319_121239.jpg

20200317_160423.jpg

Cool comparison....side by side

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2 minutes ago, Jesse said:

Looks like the Northern and Central Sierra are reporting 68% of average SWE as of this morning. Some improvement over a couple weeks ago.

Yeah these little storms have been adding up. By the time end of March rolls around we will be in the 50% range. March is the snowiest month and it doesn't look like anything else is coming in. 

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2 minutes ago, Jesse said:

Looks like the Northern and Central Sierra are reporting 68% of average SWE as of this morning. Some improvement over a couple weeks ago.

Snowpack still looking really good. 124% of normal at Mt. Hood, Willamette Basin at 106%. 

Did you hear they are not going to fill Detroit Lake this year because they have determined the dam is at a high risk of collapse in a major earthquake. This area just can't get a break. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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2 minutes ago, TT-SEA said:

Just to follow up... its 52 here now and partly sunny.   Probably end up in the mid to upper 50s today.   So way higher than 50... and even 50 was considered trolling by a couple people.  

I was not trolling.   I recognize a pattern with a low offshore being generally nice here and I was looking forward to it.  

In all fairness to me, the sub 528 thickness did not verify as shown on the models earlier this week. But kudos on the pattern recognition, and for paying attention to models other than the legacy GFS. lol

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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1 minute ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

Snowpack still looking really good. 124% of normal at Mt. Hood, Willamette Basin at 106%. 

Did you hear they are not going to fill Detroit Lake this year because they have determined the dam is at a high risk of collapse in a major earthquake. This area just can't get a break. 

I had not heard that.

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Just now, Deweydog said:

Here we go!!

Yeah... Jesse and Andrew were just brutal on me for even mentioning that Friday would be a nice day here when I was being genuine.  That was just 2 days ago.  🙄

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3 minutes ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

In all fairness to me, the sub 528 thickness did not verify as shown on the models earlier this week. But kudos on the pattern recognition, and for paying attention to models other than the legacy GFS. lol

In general... if the low is offshore then the EPSL often has the nicest weather in the region.    

Of course that will not be the case starting tomorrow so I have to get out and enjoy today.  

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6 minutes ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

Snowpack still looking really good. 124% of normal at Mt. Hood, Willamette Basin at 106%. 

Did you hear they are not going to fill Detroit Lake this year because they have determined the dam is at a high risk of collapse in a major earthquake. This area just can't get a break. 

That is horrible.    

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1 minute ago, Jesse said:

I had not heard that.

The thought is there is a lower risk of collapse if the lake is not at full pool. They are going to study what they can do to fix the issues, either way it is not good news for the future recovery of Detroit... If they have to re-engineer the spillway gates then I would imagine they will have to drain the lake for years. It's probably not inconceivable that they end up removing the dam if it's going to be a bigger pain to make it safe... If that thing collapsed in an earthquake it would completely scour the Santiam Canyon and cause massive flooding at Salem. 

Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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For those unfamiliar, this is a photo of Detroit Dam, it is about 450' high and the lake at full pool holds 455,000 acre feet of water. 

USACE_Detroit_Dam_Oregon.jpg

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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10 minutes ago, TT-SEA said:

Yeah... Jesse and Andrew were just brutal on me for even mentioning that Friday would be a nice day here when I was being genuine.  That was just 2 days ago.  🙄

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4 minutes ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

The thought is there is a lower risk of collapse if the lake is not at full pool. They are going to study what they can do to fix the issues, either way it is not good news for the future recovery of Detroit... If they have to re-engineer the spillway gates then I would imagine they will have to drain the lake for years. It's probably not inconceivable that they end up removing the dam if it's going to be a bigger pain to make it safe... If that thing collapsed in an earthquake it would completely scour the Santiam Canyon and cause massive flooding at Salem. 

That's crazy. The town of Detroit is built around being a lakeside resort destination so they would pretty much have nothing. Could be a pretty big death knell for what's left of that community in the wake of the fire. I wonder if environmental groups will take this as an opportunity to try to get rid of the dam altogether and return to a free flowing North Santiam.

Would the floodwaters really make it down to Salem? I thought the South Salem Hills separated the city from the Santiam Drainage. Although I suppose the influx of water into the Willamette upstream could have big ramifications. 

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Just now, Deweydog said:

You’ve got it real ruff.

Thanks Matt!  😁

It was definitely something that was going to be scored... regardless of which way it went.

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4 minutes ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

For those unfamiliar, this is a photo of Detroit Dam, it is about 450' high and the lake at full pool holds 455,000 acre feet of water. 

USACE_Detroit_Dam_Oregon.jpg

I've always really wondered what the canyon behind that dam looked like. Guess I might get a chance to see now.

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3 minutes ago, Jesse said:

That's crazy. The town of Detroit is built around being a lakeside resort destination so they would pretty much have nothing. Could be a pretty big death knell for what's left of that community in the wake of the fire. I wonder if environmental groups will take this as an opportunity to try to get rid of the dam altogether and return to a free flowing North Santiam.

Would the floodwaters really make it down to Salem? I thought the South Salem Hills separated the city from the Santiam Drainage. Although I suppose the influx of water into the Willamette upstream could have big ramifications. 

My first thought is it is fairly unlikely they would do away with the dam, and Big Cliff Dam, which is just down stream. But if they did, it would be terrible for Detroit, probably amazing for the fish in the river though as it would open up 76 miles of prime spawning habitat on a river that has really struggled to maintain native fish runs, and as an overall fishery has suffered since stocking has been discontinued. 

I think the flood threat to Salem would be from the Willamette. 

I believe Detroit Dam is mainly for flood control, while Big Cliff is for power generation. Though I don't think it really generates all that much electricity in the grand scheme of things. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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6 minutes ago, Jesse said:

I've always really wondered what the canyon behind that dam looked like. Guess I might get a chance to see now.

I had heard there was a town of Detroit before the lake, and it was disassembled and moved to the present location when the dam was built. Detroit Lake in good times, can be a bit of a zoo on summer weekends, when I used to fish it, I would go in the winter when it was at low pool and hike out across the flats, and fish the drop off across of Piety Island. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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GEM is pretty chilly with that mid-week system. Nice to see we could be adding to that snowpack. I think the big key will be if summer starts May 1st again this year. 

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Snowfall                                  Precip

2020-21: 12.0"                        2020-21: 52.02"

2019-20: 23.5"                   2019-20: 58.54"

2018-19: 63.5"                   2018-19: 66.33"

2017-18: 30.3"                   2017-18: 59.83"

2016-17: 49.2"                   2016-17: 97.58"

2015-16: 11.75"                 2015-16: 68.67"

2014-15: 3.5"
2013-14: 11.75"                  2013-14: 62.30
2012-13: 16.75"                 2012-13: 78.45  

2011-12: 98.5"                   2011-12: 92.67"

 

It's always sunny at Winters Hill! 

 

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51 minutes ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

The thought is there is a lower risk of collapse if the lake is not at full pool. They are going to study what they can do to fix the issues, either way it is not good news for the future recovery of Detroit... If they have to re-engineer the spillway gates then I would imagine they will have to drain the lake for years. It's probably not inconceivable that they end up removing the dam if it's going to be a bigger pain to make it safe... If that thing collapsed in an earthquake it would completely scour the Santiam Canyon and cause massive flooding at Salem. 

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1 hour ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

Snowpack still looking really good. 124% of normal at Mt. Hood, Willamette Basin at 106%. 

Did you hear they are not going to fill Detroit Lake this year because they have determined the dam is at a high risk of collapse in a major earthquake. This area just can't get a break. 

Only a matter of time before the next earthquake been 20 years now since a big one. I’ve got a feeling we will see some type of big earthquake in the region this decade. 

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Warm Season Rainfall-0.39”

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2 hours ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

I had heard there was a town of Detroit before the lake, and it was disassembled and moved to the present location when the dam was built. Detroit Lake in good times, can be a bit of a zoo on summer weekends, when I used to fish it, I would go in the winter when it was at low pool and hike out across the flats, and fish the drop off across of Piety Island. 

We went for a drive up there in late October and were stunned by the destruction. Continued up SR 22 into the unburned area and got a nice hike up Coffin Mountain in that late afternoon/early evening. Still a beautiful view. All is not lost Andrew. 💗 

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5 hours ago, snow_wizard said:

I managed a miraculous 36 this morning.  I haven't had a low above 40 in at least 40 days now.  I've only had 0.,80" of rain so far this month.  Impressively dry.

It's impressive how different it has been up here. In the last month 20% of the days (6) have had lows above 40 and we've only had 3 freezes so far in March. Precipitation is only at 0.37" so far as well.

Home Wx Station Stats (Since January 2008):

Max Temp: 96.3F (2009)   Min Temp: 2.0F (2008)   Max Wind Gust: 45 mph (2018, 2021)   Wettest Day: 2.43 (2012)   Avg Yearly Precip: 37"   10yr Avg Snow: 6.9"

Snowfall Totals

'08-09: 30" | '09-10: 0.5" | '10-11: 21" | '11-12: 9.5" | '12-13: 0.2" | '13-14: 6.2" | '14-15: 0.0" | '15-16: 0.25"| '16-17: 8.0" | '17-18: 0.9"| '18-19: 11.5" | '19-20: 11" 

2020-21: 10.5" (2/10: Tr, 2/12: 0.5" , 2/13: 8.5", 2/14: 1.5")

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56/40 today. No rain at all here so far but it seems like the precip has been slowly moving inland...mostly west of Olympia right now. 

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Monthly Rainfall-0.39”

Warm Season Rainfall-0.39”

Warmest high temp-63

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41 minutes ago, Skagit Weather said:

It's impressive how different it has been up here. In the last month 20% of the days (6) have had lows above 40 and we've only had 3 freezes so far in March. Precipitation is only at 0.37" so far as well.

We’ve only had 3 lows 40+ this month and also 3 freezes here. Has been wetter here than both your location and Jim’s have 1.35” so far. 

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Monthly Rainfall-0.39”

Warm Season Rainfall-0.39”

Warmest high temp-63

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9 minutes ago, jakeinthevalley said:

Our lilac tree didn't survive the ice last month. It is now firewood.

 

That is sad.   We have some laurels that had got way too tall and some of them broke off during the snow.   But we had them cut down from about 15-20 feet tall down to 5 feet this week so there is no visible damage left and they look so much better.

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3 hours ago, SilverFallsAndrew said:

I had heard there was a town of Detroit before the lake, and it was disassembled and moved to the present location when the dam was built. Detroit Lake in good times, can be a bit of a zoo on summer weekends, when I used to fish it, I would go in the winter when it was at low pool and hike out across the flats, and fish the drop off across of Piety Island. 

The town was called Mongold and it was relocated to the present town site. There are still foundations of the structures that were dismantled that are visible in the normal drawdown of the lake every winter.

As for the dam removal and subsequent downstream flooding, whatever structures that survived the fires (including my parent's house on the river in Mill City) would no longer be inhabitable.

Salem's water supply would suffer the same fate every winter.

BTW, It is now hailing in West Salem

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1 hour ago, Jesse said:

We went for a drive up there in late October and were stunned by the destruction. Continued up SR 22 into the unburned area and got a nice hike up Coffin Mountain in that late afternoon/early evening. Still a beautiful view. All is not lost Andrew. 💗 

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Looks like that Ford truck owner had a bad day. 
 

Edit: I actually read your post instead of just picture viewing...Explains the cooked truck. 

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Springfield, Oregon cold season 20-21 Stats:

  • Coldest high: 38F (Nov 21)
  • Coldest low: 23F (Oct 26)
  • Days with below freezing temps: 49 (Most recent: Apr 12, 2021)
  • Days with sub-40F highs: 3 (Most recent: Dec 24)
  • Total snowfall: 0.0"
  • Last accumulating snowfall: February 27, 2019
  • Last sub-freezing high: Jan 14, 2017 (31F)
  • Last White Christmas: 1990
  • Significant wind events (gusts 45+): 0

Personal Stats:

  • Last accumulating snowfall: February 27, 2019
  • Last sub-freezing high: Jan 14, 2017 (31)
  • Last White Christmas: 2008
  • Total snowfall since joining TheWeatherForums: 20.7"

 

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