A Nice End to the Work Week on the Way

WEATHER DISCUSSION High pressure continues to strengthen on Friday, meaning mostly sunny skies prevail, aside from the morning fog in the valleys.  High temperatures will be back above average, reaching the upper 50’s and lower 60’s in some locations. We have been mentioning the rain chances that are in the forecast for the end of … Continue reading »

Quiet into Weekend, Some Rain on the Way

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Fog stayed patchy this morning across the West Side, most likely due to the higher clouds blanketing much of the area. Today we’ll keep those clouds around but temperatures will still climb above average. Calling it partly cloudy this afternoon with highs in the 50’s for most areas. The 60’s are likely … Continue reading »

Mild Temperatures & Dense Morning Fog

WEATHER DISCUSSION Wednesday began very much like Monday and Tuesday, with dense fog in our valleys and cool temperatures.  By the afternoon hours, however, temperatures were not quite as warm as days past, but still above average.  Klamath Falls came very close to setting a record, hitting 55 degrees – one degree shy of the … Continue reading »

More Dense Fog, Possibly Rain to Come

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Dense fog has developed overnight west of the Cascades and an advisory has been issued through 10am for poor visibilities. The fog will gradually lift into the afternoon hours, lasting longer in Grants Pass than in Medford. Aside from the fog, today will feature partly to mostly cloudy skies. A passing light … Continue reading »

Morning Fog & a Stray Shower Wednesday

WEATHER DISCUSSION Tuesday brought another round of dense fog to the valleys, and for some locations in Josephine County, that fog never lifted.  However, Medford did see a fog-free afternoon, but highs clouds and haze obscured any sunshine we may have seen.  We also saw a few spotty showers pop up on the radar, but they … Continue reading »

More Dense Fog Early, Mostly Cloudy

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Monday afternoon brought another round of mild temperatures. Mt. Shasta, Klamath Falls and Alturas all broke record highs, climbing into the 50’s and 60’s. Today temperatures will be slightly cooler, a result of the high clouds streaming in from the south. Calling it mostly cloudy today with a few embedded light showers … Continue reading »

Rain Chances Remain Few and Far Between

WEATHER DISCUSSION As the title states, rain chances (and snow chances, for that matter) will be scarce this week.  A few sprinkles are possible Tuesday into Wednesday in association with a weak cold front, but most locations will remain dry and those that do see the raindrops won’t receive anything measurable.  There will be another … Continue reading »

Dense AM Fog, Afternoon Clearing

WEATHER DISCUSSION The weekend brought record breaking temperatures to the area as highs climbed into the 60’s and 70’s. Brookings, North Bend, Mt. Shasta & Klamath Falls all broke record highs Sunday afternoon. Today, temperatures will be pretty similar to Sunday ..give or take a few degrees. The exception will be the coast where highs … Continue reading »

A Record Setting Day for Our Region

WEATHER DISCUSSION As expected, the right concoction of atmospheric ingredients came into play today to allow for temperatures to break records in some cities. Six weather stations across the region recorded high temperatures that exceeded records set on this day. Those records are as follows: Klamath Falls: 57, breaking the old record of 53 (2014) Roseburg: … Continue reading »

Close to Record Temperatures Sunday

WEATHER DISCUSSION “Jackets in the morning and short sleeves by the afternoon.” That is my motto when talking about the diurnal temperature change in the spring and the fall. Diurnal temperature change is the difference between the low and the high in a given day. In the spring and fall, we usually start seeing the … Continue reading »

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