Measurable Rainfall, But Not Much

WEATHER DISCUSSION Thunderstorms and rain showers moved through Friday morning and brought lightning to not only  northern California and the basin, but also The Rogue Valley and coast.  We did see measurable rainfall, but amounts were very small – only .01 of an inch was seen at the airport in Medford, and amounts elsewhere weren’t … Continue reading »

High Temps Lead to Long Wait List

MEDFORD, Ore. — In the past week, outdoor temperatures have climbed past 100, and calls for air conditioning repair have climbed past 200. The number of calls has crews working overtime, and customers in a waiting line. Triple digit temperatures combined with only half of her A.C. units working has led to 80 degree temperatures … Continue reading »

Triple Digits Back in Your 7 Day

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Wednesday was a pretty active day as thunderstorms were popping up left and right in the Klamath Basin and over Siskiyou County. More than 1,500 lightning strikes were reported and 32 confirmed lightning induced fires east of the Cascades. The good news — these fires were all small and the thunderstorms are … Continue reading »

Even Hotter For Tuesday

WEATHER DISCUSSION Temperatures Monday were much warmer than the highs from the weekend.  Medford saw a high very near the century mark, but some locations in northern California made it into the triple digits.  This heat wave continues for a large part of the week ahead, but we won’t be quite as hot by the … Continue reading »

Near Record Highs Wednesday

WEATHER DISCUSSION Today was the warmest day at the coast, for inland areas that day will be Wednesday with many locations likely tying or breaking records. Record highs for Montague, Medford and Klamath Falls are all within reach on Wednesday with mid-90s for west side valleys and mid-80s for the east side. The ridge will … Continue reading »

Another Spring Heat Wave!

WEATHER DISCUSSION High pressure will be the story this week bringing a repeat weather pattern that we saw two weeks ago with sunny, dry weather and record breaking heat likely! Temperatures will climb and peak Wednesday and Thursday for inland areas, and Tuesday and Wednesday for the coast. Onshore flow will return to the coast … Continue reading »

Heat Wave Ends Thursday

WEATHER DISCUSSION The warming trend for inland areas will end tomorrow with the warmest day of the week and the year so far! Today North Bend saw one of the warmest spring days ever climbing into the 90s! Brookings, North Bend, Medford, Grants Pass, Ashland, and Roseburg all broke record highs today and Montague tied … Continue reading »

Hot & Dry Weather is Ongoing

The heat continues as this next work week begins. High temperatures are going to remain in the upper 90’s and triple digits for the Rogue Valley & Siskiyou County today. Sunny skies will also continue this afternoon, but by tomorrow we will begin to see the impacts from a disturbance to our south that will … Continue reading »

The Heat Continues Sunday

FIRE LEVEL RISING TO EXTREME MONDAY FOR JACKSON & JOSEPHINE COUNTIES. High pressure still has firm control of the weather across the Western half of the country. Temperatures across the West steadily climbed into the upper 90’s and triple digits Saturday afternoon. Medford fell one degree short of hitting 100 Saturday, but many areas in … Continue reading »

Another Hot Day Ahead!

Another day of intense heat is upon us. Afternoon highs will be climbing into the upper 90’s and triple digits in the Rogue Valley as well as Siskyou County. Many places on the East Side will be warming into the mid 90’s. A steady rise in temperatures is expected through the weekend as high pressure … Continue reading »

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