The National Weather Service is forecasting a snowy weekend beginning Friday morning, with little to no buildup expected.
Snow in Salem’s forecast through Sunday
The National Weather Service is forecasting possible snow through the weekend, but with little to no buildup.
Snow was enough to get kids a day off; subfreezing temps to ice roads overnight
Temperatures well below freezing Thursday night likely will mean slick streets in Salem on Friday. Photographer Ron Cooper caught some of the scenes around town on Thursday, Feb. 23.
Snow likely in Salem starting Tuesday night
The National Weather Service is forecasting snow showers in Salem starting Tuesday after 10 p.m. and continuing into Wednesday.
Snow, slippery roads expected in Salem starting Monday night
The National Weather Service’s winter weather advisory will be in place from 10 p.m. Monday through 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Stay off the road through early Monday morning, sheriff’s office says
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday night that 11 crashes had been reported since midnight, some resulting in serious injury.
UPDATE: Thousands without power as high wind advisory extended to 7 p.m. Tuesday
Salem is under a high wind warning until 4 p.m., Tuesday Dec. 27 as gusts up to 65 mph cause widespread power outages.
PHOTOS: Salem’s birds get their slide on
As ice blanketed Salem Friday, photojournalist Ron Cooper captured birds struggling to stay upright at his backyard bird feeder.
UPDATES: State government offices close Friday as ice storm hits Salem
We’ll post updates on forecasts, road conditions, closures and any power outages throughout the day.
Salem-Keizer cancels school due to icy roads, staffing shortages
The district initially delayed school for two hours before announcing a cancellation.