We’ll Be Keeping the Sunny Skies

WEATHER DISCUSSION High pressure is continuing to build into the region, and the ridge is only going to strengthen as we head toward the weekend.  That means more sunshine in the afternoons, but cold, clear nights and frosty mornings.  Overnight lows in the basin will be in the teens and 20’s, with lows in the … Continue reading »

Sunshine is Back, Bringing Warmer Temps

WEATHER DISCUSSION A storm system that is falling apart drifted southward through the area Monday.  It brought a couple of showers further north along the coast, along with a few sprinkles and snow flurries east of the Cascades and down into Modoc County.  The remnants of the storm will move south tonight, clearing out the cloud … Continue reading »

A Few Sprinkles, Then Staying Sunny

WEATHER DISCUSSION Sunday brought abundant sunshine to the region, and while we will see plenty of sunshine next week, overnight tonight into Monday morning will be a bit different.  An area of low pressure is going to skirt the coast early Monday morning, bumping up cloud cover and bringing a few showers to mainly coastal locations.  … Continue reading »

Cooler Mornings, Still Lots of Sunshine

    WEATHER DISCUSSION A “rex block” is in place over the West. This is a blocking pattern with the jet stream ..that prevents storms from approaching the area and also keeps the weather quiet.  A cooler air mass dropping in over the rest of the country will help to keep our morning temperatures quite … Continue reading »

Tuesday’s Cold Front Brings Showers

WEATHER DISCUSSION A warm front moved through this morning, bringing with it very light showers and low clouds.  By the afternoon, the sun broke through for a few hours.  Monday evening, clouds crept back in ahead of a cold front.  This front will bring rain to the coast and showers to inland areas Monday night … Continue reading »

The Brief Break From the Rain Ends Tues.

WEATHER DISCUSSION We started the work week with cloudy skies, but by the time Monday came to an end, the sunshine was back.  This lull in the action will be very short-lived as another cold front is already creeping towards the coast Monday night.  In fact, a few showers are possible tonight along the coast, … Continue reading »

Days Get Gradually Cooler

WEATHER DISCUSSION While all eyes are focused on the promising storm system moving through at the beginning of next week,  keep in mind that temperatures WILL be cooling down before the next cold front.  Highs were already about five degrees cooler Wednesday than they were Tuesday, and that slow cooling trend will continue. Models seem … Continue reading »

Summer-Like Temperatures Return

WEATHER DISCUSSION One more morning of cold temperatures awaits, then highs will be climbing as we head into the weekend.  Wednesday morning, we saw lows as cold as the middle to upper 20’s east of the Cascades, and while it won’t be that cold Thursday morning, temperatures will be low enough for another frost or … Continue reading »

Temps Fall To Freezing In the Basin

WEATHER DISCUSSION The cooler air behind last night’s cold front is no surprise, but that doesn’t mean it won’t be a shock to the system for those that live in the Klamath Basin and parts of northern California.  Lows Wednesday morning will be in the lower 30’s, down to the middle 20’s east of the … Continue reading »

Sunny and Warm Through the Work Week

WEATHER DISCUSSION This weekend’s cold front dropped temperatures down to the 80’s, but highs on Labor Day were much warmer.  Lots of sunshine sent temperatures into the lower 90’s in the Rogue Valley, and even along the coast in Brookings, highs were in the upper 80’s.  Warmer temperatures on the coast were due to the … Continue reading »

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