Warmer Than Average, but No Records

WEATHER DISCUSSION While temperatures were above average today, they didn’t start that way this morning.  In fact, the official lows for many locations were below average, with Lakeview dropping to the upper 20′s and Klamath Falls falling below freezing as well.  Parts of the Basin are once again expecting another frost or freeze event tonight. … Continue reading »

Clearing Tonight, Sunshine Tomorrow

WEATHER DISCUSSION While Tuesday remained dry, the clouds left over from Monday stuck around for another day.  Fortunately, that will be changing through the overnight hours tonight into Wednesday morning.  Once the sunshine returns tomorrow, temperatures will be on an incline. Highs Wednesday could be as much as 15 degrees warmer than today. The center … Continue reading »

Mid-Week Warm Up on the Way

WEATHER DISCUSSION Light and isolated showers fell today throughout the area, but mainly north of the Oregon and California state line.  Crater Lake and higher elevations even saw a bit of wintry mix.  Precipitation chances will continue to diminish as the evening progresses, and the sunshine will return just in time to start warming us … Continue reading »

Late Season Frost in the Basin

WEATHER DISCUSSION After a brutal few weeks with temperatures nearing records, we have centered ourselves in a weather pattern that is promoting cooler, yet comfortable afternoon temperatures. A series of cold front moved through at the beginning of the weekend and brought with it a cool air mass that dropped our afternoon temperatures by 5-20 … Continue reading »

Freezing Temps Possible for Some Areas

WEATHER DISCUSSION The cooler air that moved into the region Thursday kept today’s daytime highs below normal.  In some cases, highs were more than ten degrees less than their seasonal average.  The cloud cover and spotty showers also present today will be exiting the area, allowing for a fairly nice weekend ahead. Because the skies are clearing … Continue reading »

Keeping it Cooler

WEATHER DISCUSSION  The area of low pressure that entered the area today brought clouds and a few spotty showers to the coast, while the Rogue Valley saw partly cloudy skies and gusty winds.  Temperatures were several degrees cooler today than yesterday, but the cooler temperatures are not done making an impact. Tomorrow a few isolated … Continue reading »

Dry and Sunny This Weekend

WEATHER DISCUSSION This weekend is shaping up to be a dry, yet beautiful weekend. High pressure is sitting over our area causing the clouds and moisture to stay away. Overnight temperatures over the last few days have been very cold. Most areas have seen temperatures at or below freezing. In fact, warnings have been issued … Continue reading »

Dry Weather Over the Weekend

WEATHER DISCUSSION High pressure has built into the area and that means that this weekend will be dry with large temperature fluctuations. Temperatures will start off cool along the coast and cold in other areas. Temperatures at and below freezing will cause a FREEZE WARNING to go into effect Saturday morning at 2. The mild … Continue reading »

Chilly Start but Warming Temperatures

WEATHER DISCUSSION A large high pressure air mass is currently building into the West. This is going to keep our region under clear skies for quite some time with quiet weather expected through next weekend. In the upper levels of our atmosphere a blocking pattern is setting up, something known as an Omega Block. This … Continue reading »

Beautiful Weekend Ahead

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Another very cold but tranquil night is unfolding. Morning lows are expected to drop into the upper 20’s and low to mid 30’s across the forecast area. Frost advisories are in place for Medford, Grants Pass, Rogue River, Gold Hill, Butte Falls, Etna, Fort Jones and Weed while a freeze warning is … Continue reading »

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