Quiet Today, More Rain Later in the Week

  WEATHER DISCUSSION After the active and wet finish to the work week on Friday, the weather will remain fairly quiet today. The recent rain is allowing for lots of fog to develop across all areas this morning. This fog will burn off through the morning and a weak front moving through the Northwest today … Continue reading »

Mainly Dry Today, Isolated Showers

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Well sadly, the forecast is coming together to show dry weather for today. It doesn’t look like many showers, if any, will develop across the area through Thursday. I have spoken to two viewers this morning who mentioned sprinkles were coming down but no signatures were popping up on the radar. Nonetheless, … Continue reading »

Red Flag Warning through Noon Friday

WEATHER DISCUSSION A red flag warning continues until noon Friday due to gusty winds and low humidities, already today we’ve seen gusts up to 57mph in the Coast Range and 72mph in the Cascades. Winds will peak tonight into early tomorrow morning and thus any new fires that spark will be able to spread rapidly … Continue reading »

Red Flag Warning Issued

WEATHER DISCUSSION A Red Flag Warning will go into effect late tonight through noon Friday due to a low pressure sliding down the east side of the ridge and moving into central California which will cause the winds to pick up. Winds will be offshore which are the driest winds we can get. Winds will … Continue reading »

Fire Weather Watch in Place Across Area

  WEATHER DISCUSSION The lack of precipitation over the area coupled with low humidities and strong offshore winds has led the National Weather Service to place much of the area under a Fire Weather Watch for the end of the week. This will go into effect Thursday evening and remain in place through Friday. The … Continue reading »

Fire Weather Watch Thursday

WEATHER DISCUSSION A weak cold front brought a few high clouds inland and cooler and cloudy conditions to many areas at the coast today and could bring some drizzle tonight at the coast but most will stay dry. The low pressure associated with this front is going to ride north along the ridge slide south … Continue reading »

AM Fog & PM Sun for West Side Valleys

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Very little changes since yesterday have come to the forecast. High temperatures have been raised across the Rogue Valley through the end of the week because more mixing and earlier clearing is anticipated. The fog and clouds should clear out and erode a little quicker than recent days — allowing for more … Continue reading »

Fog Across Valley, Sunny Elsewhere

  WEATHER DISCUSSION High pressure continues to sit over the West. This is bringing very little changes to the forecast from day to day. The dense fog is ongoing across the West Side & Northern Siskiyou County but elsewhere it has eased up since last week. A freezing fog advisory is in place through 10am … Continue reading »

Stagnant Air Persists

WEATHER DISCUSSION Not much change in the weather is expected this week with stagnant air continuing which will impact air quality for low lying valleys in southern Oregon, you can find current air quality levels on the weather homepage under ‘weather links.’ Fog will gradually lift and break during the afternoon hours each day which … Continue reading »

Mild Above Fog, Dry Weather Continues

  WEATHER DISCUSSION For the foreseeable future the high pressure air mass bringing the dry conditions to the West will not be changing. This will bring little changes in the daily weather through the middle of the week. Clearing is still expected for the second half of the day across those areas that start off … Continue reading »

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