WINTER WEATHER ALERT: Watch for snow and ice on your Wednesday morning drive

The Tri-Cities, Yakima, Walla Walla and Pendleton will receive another 0.25"-1.0" of new snow by 10am.

TRI-CITIES–Expect snow and ice for the Wednesday morning drive! The Tri-Cities, Yakima, Walla Walla and Pendleton will receive another 0.25″-1.0″ of new snow possible this morning.

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A Winter Weather Advisory will be in effect until 10am across the Mid-Columbia Basin. 1-3″ of total accumulation is possible. Snow is also falling over the Cascades and the Blue Mountains in Washington and Oregon.

VIDEO: WATCH THE FIRST ALERT WEATHER FORECAST HERE.

CLICK HERE: MOUNTAIN PASS CONDITIONS

Temperatures are much colder than normal in Eastern Washington and Oregon with the help of an Arctic air mass. Overnight lows and morning temperatures will be in the single digits and teens for the next few days. Wind chills, or “feels-like temperatures,” have dropped below zero in some neighborhoods to the north Wednesday morning.

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Here is a list of the winter weather advisories issued by the National Weather Service office in Pendleton:

Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
Including the cities of Connell, Prosser, and Tri-Cities
228 AM PST Wed Dec 29 2021

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PST THIS
MORNING...

* WHAT...Snow. Additional snow accumulations of up to 1 inch.

* WHERE...Lower Columbia Basin of Washington.

* WHEN...Until 8 AM PST this morning.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the morning commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.
Foothills of the Northern Blue Mountains of Oregon-
Foothills of the Southern Blue Mountains of Oregon-
Foothills of the Blue Mountains of Washington-
Including the cities of Pendleton, Pilot Rock, Heppner, Condon,
Fossil, Dayton, Waitsburg, and Walla Walla
228 AM PST Wed Dec 29 2021

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...

* WHAT...Snow. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 2 inches.

* WHERE...In Washington, Foothills of the Blue Mountains of
  Washington. In Oregon, Foothills of the Northern Blue
  Mountains of Oregon and Foothills of the Southern Blue
  Mountains of Oregon.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM PST this morning.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the morning commute, especially along
  Interstate 84.
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-
Including the cities of Boardman, Hermiston, and Ione
228 AM PST Wed Dec 29 2021

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...

* WHAT...Snow. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 2 inches.

* WHERE...Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM PST this morning.

* IMPACTS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The hazardous
  conditions could impact the morning commute, especially long
  Interstate 84.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

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Use caution today and drive cautiously! -KAPP-KVEW Chief Meteorologist Briana Bermensolo