Alyssa Caroprese

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Name: Alyssa Caroprese
Date registered: December 13, 2012
URL: http://www.kdrv.com/weather

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  1. Heavy Rain Moves into Coast Today — April 23, 2014
  2. Much Cooler Today with Spotty Showers — April 22, 2014
  3. Spring Showers Moving in All Week — April 21, 2014
  4. Beautiful Start to your Holiday Weekend — April 18, 2014
  5. Ask the Met: How Computer Models Work — April 17, 2014

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Spotty Showers & T-Storms Today

  WEATHER DISCUSSION The area of low pressure that brought rain and snow to the region yesterday and overnight will travel south and east today. Even so, showers will still develop later today ..mainly a result of instability. For this reason, thunderstorms are also in the forecast for the Coastline. Most of these showers inland … Continue reading »

Late Season Storm Brings Rain & Snow

  WEATHER DISCUSSION A late season storm system will bring rain, snow & wind to the region later today. A cold front will bring cold air into Northern California, keeping snow levels around 3,000′ by late afternoon and allowing for snow to fall over much of Siskiyou County into this evening. Periods of rain are … Continue reading »

Rain, Wind & Snow for Today

  WEATHER DISCUSSION A very potent storm system will be pushing into the Northwest today. Precipitation will begin falling in the form of showers across the region and will turn to more consistent rain from west to east, falling moderate to heavy at times. Snow levels will be rising to 6,000′ due to the southerly … Continue reading »

Tornadoes Touch Down in California

NEAR REDDING, CALIF. — It’s not every day that tornadoes are reported in California, but on Wednesday several were spotted on the ground all in one day across Northern California. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC), a government agency that issues daily outlooks regarding severe weather potential, is reporting four tornadoes made contact with the ground … Continue reading »

Ask the Meteorologist: Thunderstorms

  ASK THE METEOROLOGIST How do thunderstorms develop? Laura C., South Medford High School There are three ingredients that go into building a thunderstorm & that are responsible for any severe weather for that matter. First and foremost, moisture must be present in the atmosphere. Typically moisture filters into the Northwest when a southwesterly wind … Continue reading »

Moderate to Heavy Rain on the Way

WEATHER DISCUSSION The moist onshore flow will bring more showers into the region again today. Most of the activity is going to be over Curry, Del Norte & Josephine Counties. Also Western Siskiyou County will likely see more showers than those further inland. Elsewhere, isolated showers will fall. Snow levels are low today — around … Continue reading »

Showers Continue for Today

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Another round of rain showers will continue today across all locations. Snow levels will stay around 4,000′ which will lead to travel impacts above this for accumulating snow. Between 2″-5″ of snow is likely above 4,500′ today …but the accumulation closer to 4,500′ will be into this evening. High temperatures will remain … Continue reading »

Snow as Low as Siskiyou Summit

  WEATHER DISCUSSION The first of many storms systems this week will move into the Northwest today. This will bring in rain, wind and much cooler air. Snow levels will initially start off high today, around 6,000.’ By tonight and Wednesday morning they’ll hover around 4,000′ but could be as low as 3,500′ during times … Continue reading »

Rain, Snow & Wind on the Way This Week

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Today will be the last quiet and spring-like day for quite some time. Rain, snow and wind are all on the way as the Pacific Northwest transition back to a very active weather pattern. Temperatures will start off cool Monday morning, but afternoon highs will warm up nicely for the afternoon. High … Continue reading »

Cold Morning but Mild Afternoon

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Very little changes have come today with the forecast since yesterday. The main weather headline is the cold temperatures in the overnight hours for the days to come. Morning temperatures will approach critical values for sensitive fruits and crops. The coldest temperatures will be in the mid and upper 20′s for portions … Continue reading »

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