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. Beautiful Start to your Holiday Weekend — April 18, 2014
  2. Ask the Met: How Computer Models Work — April 17, 2014
  3. Spring Showers Today, Improving Friday — April 17, 2014
  4. Quiet & Comfortable for Today — April 16, 2014
  5. Ask the Meteorologist: Dew Points — April 3, 2014

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Quiet Weather Today & Mild

  WEATHER DISCUSSION High pressure will build into the Northwest today. This is going to keep temperatures very mild and bring quiet weather to our forecast area. Low lying clouds and fog will break and lead to mostly sunny skies for the afternoon. Temperatures will climb into the 50′s & 60′s for the second half … Continue reading »

Rain, Wind & Snow for Today

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Rain and snow showers will develop today as moisture continues to stream into the Northwest. Winds will also stay high throughout much of Thursday, dying down tonight. Lightning has been reported in Curry County earlier this morning and along the Coos County coast as well. Isolated thunderstorms are in the forecast for … Continue reading »

Ask the Met: How is Weather Made?

  ASK THE METEOROLOGIST “How is weather made? How do you guys know what the weather will be like?” Lila Head, Bellview Elementary Our weather is strictly a result of the sun. Without the sun, we would not have weather and the different physical processes that bring precipitation to the Earth. The sun is what … Continue reading »

Increasing Rain & Wind for Today

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Several fronts will move through Southern Oregon within the next 48 hours. This will bring scattered to widespread rain to all locations both Wednesday & Thursday. Temperatures are running very mild this morning, similar to where they normally would be for afternoon highs — and with winds out of the South, snow … Continue reading »

Break for Today, More Rain Tomorrow

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Skies will stay partly to mostly cloudy as the region sits in between storm systems. Fog is reducing visibilities at the Coast and over the West Side. Areas of fog are likely over Northern California and in the Klamath Basin as well this morning. Spotty showers are likely in Curry County through … Continue reading »

Rain Showers & Wind for your Monday

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Rain is falling over much of the area from a cold front pushing through the Northwest this morning. This rain will turn to showers following the front’s passing this morning and skies will stay mostly cloudy today. I wouldn’t be surprised if the sun breaks out later today and skies turn partly … Continue reading »

More Rain Today & Through Weekend

WEATHER DISCUSSION A well defined band of rain is moving in from the South this morning. Rain showers are likely across all locations today with snow levels staying between 4,500′ & 5,000.’ Most of these showers are going to be light and won’t drop much in the way of rain. More measurable rain will fall … Continue reading »

Ask the Meteorologist: Forecasting

  ASK THE METEOROLOGIST “How can you estimate the amount of rain and snowfall we will receive from a storm?” Chase Tiffany, Ashland Middle School When putting a forecast together, meteorologists look at computer models. These models generate a forecast (that requires modification & many changes) based on the current conditions of our atmosphere. These … Continue reading »

More Showers for Thursday

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Within the last 24 hours Mt. Shasta has picked up almost 2″ of rain …but head a little further north and the rain totals were not nearly as impressive. More rain showers are expected Thursday, although the first half of the day will be mostly dry. Increasing showers for the afternoon will … Continue reading »

Rain Showers for Today but Still Mild

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Rain showers are traveling north and east into our forecast area this morning, impacting all counties. Skies will stay cloudy today and rain will fall throughout periods of the day from an area of low pressure driving into Central California. A wind advisory will go into effect at 10 o’clock this morning … Continue reading »

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