Snow turned to freezing rain in Portland Thursday night, December 8, 2016. (KOIN)

Icy roads close metro area schools Friday

The Portland metro area got just under 1″ of snow during Thursday’s event. The snow turned into freezing rain in the afternoon hours, and ro…

A Winter Storm Warning on December 8, 2016 (KOIN)

Winter storm moves into Portland metro

The winter storm brought intense wind gusts throughout the region, with peak wind speeds of 78 mph at Vista House in the Gorge, 53 mph at Go…