Clouds Go Away, to Bring Us a Sunny Day

WEATHER DISCUSSION Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Last weekend’s showers were a relief from the long period of dry, sunny weather. However, the relief was brief. We get back to high pressure and sunny skies starting today. Showers have littered the forecast region due to a weak low pressure center situated over eastern Oregon. The system worked in … Continue reading »

Rain & Snow Wind Down Saturday Afternoon

WEATHER DISCUSSION We saw intermittent rain and snow showers both ahead and behind a cold front that passed Friday morning.  New snowfall amounts have been between 3 and 4 inches, with more expected through the overnight hours.  Rainfall totals have been highest along the coast, with more than an inch recorded in 24 hours in … Continue reading »

Winter Weather & Rain Through Friday PM

WEATHER DISCUSSION After a fairly significant dry spell, we are now seeing measurable rain and snow entering the area.  Rainfall amounts won’t be significant, but for the high terrain, snowfall totals could top 12 inches along the highest peaks.  Since this is quite a change from the type of weather we’ve been seeing over the … Continue reading »

A Bit of Rain & Snow on the Way

WEATHER DISCUSSION A few high clouds moving through today signaled a change that’s on the way.  We’ll see a storm system drift southward over the next 24 hours, bringing a round of showers to the valleys and a few inches of snow to the mountains.  Temperatures will also drop a little bit with the cold front … Continue reading »

Valley Rain & Mtn. Snow for End of Week

    WEATHER DISCUSSION ***For those who didn’t catch the morning newscasts or the end of the video above …today will be my last day at KDRV. I have accepted a job with WRGB, the CBS affiliate in Albany, NY. I’d like to thank all of our viewers for the overwhelming support since I’ve been … Continue reading »

One More Sunny & Quiet Day

WEATHER DISCUSSION Wednesday morning, temperatures will still be chilly, but not quite as cold as what we saw Tuesday morning.  Lows were in the lower teens in the Klamath Basin and middle 20’s for the Rogue Valley, and just as cold in northern California.  Although we started out about ten degrees below average, afternoon highs … Continue reading »

Quiet Through Midweek, Rain on Horizon

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Another chilly and quiet morning is underway. Temperatures will start off in the teens and 20’s inland before warming into the 50’s and 60’s yet again. There are no low lying clouds and there is also no fog west of the Cascades. The clear skies will be ongoing through tonight in all … Continue reading »

Another, Even Colder, Morning On Tuesday

WEATHER DISCUSSION Temperatures began in the 20’s for many locations Monday morning, and they will be even colder for Tuesday morning.  By the afternoon hours, though, it’s hard to even remember just how chilly the morning was…highs were back in the upper 50’s and lower 60’s Monday afternoon, and the spread in temperatures will be … Continue reading »

Windy Today, Showers Taper Off

  WEATHER DISCUSSION The weather will begin to quiet down this week. Showers will be ongoing through today and the wind will stick around through Monday night. Following today though, a return to dry and stagnant weather is expected. Monday will bring gusty winds to all locations and wind advisories/high wind warnings remain in place. … Continue reading »

Weekend Storm Packing a Punch

WEATHER DISCUSSION Two big storms in three days. This was what we expected this weekend and it is exactly what we got. Friday’s storm was the most potent, but the one that started today is already packing a punch. Heavy rain and wind started in Northern California and the Southern Oregon coast in the late … Continue reading »

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