HOT Plus Thunderstorms

The monsoon moisture will push into our neck of the woods today which will increase the threat for thunderstorms, mainly along and east of the Cascades as well as in Siskiyou county where a Red Flag Warning has been issued. This means fire weather is possible and for this red flag warning it is due … Continue reading »

Heat Wave Intensifies

The high pressure responsible for this heat wave has moved over Las Vegas will intensify through midweek. Several cities broke records this weekend including record highs both Saturday and Sunday for Alturas and North Bend. Some of those other broken records Sunday are: Alturas: 101 degrees breaks old record of 98 in 1918 Klamath Falls: … Continue reading »

Record Breaking Heat By Next Week?!

High pressure over the Midwest is pushing the upper low that brought us the cooler and wetter weather this week off to the north and out of our region. This morning we’ll see some remaining low clouds and isolated light showers at the coast but this afternoon will be significantly warmer with more sunshine. The … Continue reading »

From Heat to Thunderstorms

The story shifts today from extreme heat to thunderstorms.  Medford has the chance to break a ten-year record high temperature this afternoon, if we surpass 105 degrees today we’ll do it!  We’ll  see temperatures start to drop tomorrow and plummet as we head into next week.  Temperatures will be 10 degrees cooler by Sunday and 10-15 degrees … Continue reading »

Home Stretch Of Heat Wave

Today is a carbon copy of yesterday with extreme heat still heating the area.  Tomorrow Medford will be near a record breaking high temperature while other areas remain 10-15 degrees above normal.  The weekend is when we see change.  An upper-level low off the California coast will start to move east which will push the … Continue reading »