Freezing Rain Potential Tonight

WEATHER DISCUSSION A cold front is beginning to bring showers to the area and even a few snow flurries to the Grants Pass area. As the front continues to push through the region the chance for rain moves inland, and that includes the threat for localized areas of freezing rain this evening and overnight, mainly … Continue reading »

Roads Still Slick Despite Best Efforts

MEDFORD, Ore. – Days after the storm, hazardous roads continue to cause nightmares for drivers and roads departments. Officials with Jackson County Roads say this isn’t the most snow they’ve handled in the valley, but the cold has turned out to be their worst enemy. Tuesday, the Jackson County Roads Department started sanding roads at … Continue reading »

Strong Storm Comes Through Tonight

A rather strong storm will move into our region this evening with a good supply of moisture from the tropics. This will cause widespread rain and snow across the region through the evening before gradually decreasing in strength and coverage into the morning. Snow levels will be remain around 2,000′ and it’s possible snow levels … Continue reading »

Semi Loses Control on Highway 97

OREGON — Thursday morning a commercial truck lost control on an icy section of Highway 58 about five miles northwest of Highway 97 causing the semi to roll onto its side. Fortunately, the driver was not injured and ironically, the car of the trooper who had responded to the scene was nearly struck by another … Continue reading »

Weather May Impact Travel Plans

A cold front will be moving through the region today bringing heavy rains and strong winds. The strongest winds will be at the coast, mountains, east of the Cascades and Shasta Valley, in these locations we have High Wind Warnings. Moderate to heavy rainfall possible at times, especially at the coast where we could see … Continue reading »