Quiet For the Rest of the Weekend

WEATHER DISCUSSION After a morning and an afternoon of scattered showers, conditions are finally starting to calm down. A small upper level disturbance moved into the area Thursday afternoon allowing for some showers to fall along the coast and the Northern Cascades. These showers did not hang around for too long as most had dissipated … Continue reading »

Overall Sunny for Easter Weekend

WEATHER DISCUSSION High pressure has built itself into the area allowing for sunny skies and limited cloud coverage to be the story for the weekend. A weak cold front will approach the coast on Saturday morning. This front will break down as it approaches due to the high pressure already in place. This will bring … Continue reading »

Front Bringing Showers for Thursday

WEATHER DISCUSSION Clouds are starting to thicken into the area ahead of a strong cold front moving towards the coast. These showers will not last very long but they will bring a small amount of much needed moisture to the area. Showers will start hitting the coast around the late afternoon hours and then the … Continue reading »

Cloudy Week Ahead

WEATHER DISCUSSION This week will see a few unimpressive storm systems move in starting on Monday afternoon. Unfortunately clouds will be the big story for these systems. High pressure built in over the area will continue to break down these storms as they move in keeping the majority of precipitation to the north of us. … Continue reading »

Dry and Sunny Into Next Week

WEATHER DISCUSSION We started off today with clouds in some areas. Low lying stratus was experienced at the coast and in the valleys. Over time, the clouds moved into the Basin as well. When the sun came out, the temperatures warmed up and the clouds dissipated. Other areas saw the stars this morning under clear … Continue reading »

Spotty Clouds for Today

WEATHER DISCUSSION A weak disturbance moving in is causing some moisture to enter the area. This moisture will be in the form of cloud coverage throughout the day. No precipitation is expected to fall with this system. Clouds will be spotty through all inland areas. The coast will see the fog stick around for this … Continue reading »

Clouds Will Move In This Afternoon

WEATHER DISCUSSION A small disturbance in the Pacific is moving towards the coast. Ahead of it is a weak cold front that is expected to bring cloud coverage to our area. These clouds will move in overnight Tuesday and will persist through Wednesday. As the system approaches the high pressure that is siting over our … Continue reading »

Very Warm to Start the Week

WEATHER DISCUSSION Dominant high pressure is parked over our area and will sit here for a few days. Warmer air will have a chance to move in; and with the lack of clouds to provide shade, temperatures will get warm very quickly the next few days. High temperatures today and tomorrow will be anywhere from … Continue reading »

Cooler Temperatures This Week

WEATHER DISCUSSION Happy St. Patrick’s Day! A quick-moving storm moved out of the area early Monday morning. This system dropped up to an inch of rain along the coast and valleys and up to a half an inch in Northern California. Snow levels dropped down to 3,000′ in the Cascades and areas above 4,500′ saw … Continue reading »

Showers Taper Off Tonight

WEATHER DISCUSSION Overnight tonight showers will taper off and shortly after midnight showers will end in full across the region. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for the Cascades and Siskiyous due to snow and winter driving conditions near Crater Lake, Diamond Lake and at times over Lake of the Woods. Temperatures tonight will … Continue reading »

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