More Morning Fog and Mild Temperatures

WEATHER DISCUSSION Dense fog blanketed the Rogue Valley this morning, and finally by the early afternoon, some sunshine began to peek through the clouds.  Temperatures were above average for most locations, but for places like Grants Pass where fog was present most of the day, afternoon highs were actually below average. Thursday will be very … Continue reading »

Travel Concerns as Rain & Snow Moves In

WEATHER DISCUSSION A quick moving storm system will bring rain and snow to the area today. Rain will move in throughout the morning, falling moderate to heavy at times. Winds will also become breezy along the coast, high country and Klamath Basin. Behind this front is some very cold air and snow levels are expected … Continue reading »

Showers Tease Us to Start the Week

WEATHER DISCUSSION Saturday was a day full of showers after a cold front passed and brought with is much cooler air. That cooler air did well to drop our snow levels during the day which brought anywhere from an inch to a foot of snow in the mountains. About an inch in the Siskiyous, and 3-12″ … Continue reading »

Right Back into an Active Pattern

WEATHER DISCUSSION Before the weekend arrived, models were suggesting that we would be getting a dominant ridge of high pressure and there was no end in sight. With high pressure, comes calm conditions with sunny skies. However, as is typical with forecast models. anything past a few days will likely change. So the monotonous days … Continue reading »

Light Showers For Saturday

WEATHER DISCUSSION Hopefully everyone (who actually had rain last night) has had the chance to dry off a bit and come down from the sugar rush. Halloween was mostly dry for the areas west of the Cascades, but the Klamath Basin had the slow moving cold front that brought rain and snow throughout the night. … Continue reading »

Rain & Snow Today, Tapering Off Tonight

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Rain has been consistent through the morning for areas west of the Cascades. As the showers encounter the mountains they have been turning over to snow and traveling into the Klamath Basin. As the temperatures warm above freezing, a change over to rain is expected for the East Side. Widespread rain/snow activity … Continue reading »

A Beautiful Day & Weekend Ahead

  WEATHER DISCUSSION The high pressure ridge that has been sitting over the West for the last week or so is finally beginning to break down. An area of low pressure in the Eastern Pacific is meandering around the California coastline. Despite it’s close distance, our weather into the next several days will see little … 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 »

Rain Tonight & Tomorrow!

  A warm front to our West will move through the region late this evening. This, along with cloud cover, will prevent temperatures from dropping below freezing in the Rogue Valley. Periods of light rain are expected through the evening and the day tomorrow as well. East of the Cascades should be mainly light snow … Continue reading »

Friday Brings Another Storm!

Clouds from the next system that will bring rain to our region are beginning to move onshore now. The coast will see a chance for showers late this evening as a result. For the rest of Southern Oregon and Siskiyou County, conditions will be mainly dry. We will see an increase in cloud cover over … Continue reading »