The frost on the railing along the Esplanade and the steam rising from the Columbia River was a testament to the frigid temperatures that gripped the region on Wednesday.

The frost on the railing along the Esplanade and the steam rising from the Columbia River was a testament to the frigid temperatures that gripped the region on Wednesday.

Rising steam

Frost on the railing along the Esplanade and the steam rising from the Columbia River was a testament to the temperatures Wednesday.