Waking Up to Snow Across the East Side

WEATHER DISCUSSION Snow was falling overnight for much of Klamath County and the Cascades. Klamath Falls is waking up to the first snow of the season with up to an inch of snow reported. Webcams are showing snowy and icy roads across the high country and portions of the East Side. Elsewhere, roads are wet … Continue reading »

Rain & Winter Weather On The Way

WEATHER DISCUSSION Just offshore sits the next storm system.  We have been seeing increasing cloud cover Wednesday afternoon and evening, and later tonight, we will see rain showers moving inland.  Previously, a winter storm watch was in effect for northern Klamath and Lake Counties.  That has since been upgraded to a winter storm warning.  Also, … Continue reading »

Winter Weather Likely Tonight

WEATHER DISCUSSION The weather will remain quiet most of today. Temperatures are again getting off to a very cold start in some locations. Freeze warnings are in effect through 9am for West Side Valleys, Douglas County and Siskiyou County. There are low lying clouds in most locations this morning and they will gradually lift throughout the … Continue reading »

Cold Tonight, Then Rain Arrives Wed. Eve

WEATHER DISCUSSION After a few quiet days, we are on the cusp of a very active pattern.  We are watching the next storm system that will be moving through by Wednesday afternoon and evening, but in the meantime, we will see another mostly clear and cold night.  A  freeze warning goes into effect just after … Continue reading »

Ask the Meteorologist: Rain vs. Snow

  How is it cold and rainy? Shouldn’t it be snowing? Ashley Falleur Rogue River   The four main types of winter precipitation are rain, snow and the “in betweens” or sleet and freezing rain. The type of precipitation that falls solely depends on the temperatures of our atmosphere. Obviously when our entire atmosphere is … Continue reading »