Ask the Meteorologist: Wind Chill

ASK THE METEOROLOGIST “Why does the wind make it cold?” Ms. Cawthorne’s Class, Jewett Elementary The two big components of wind chill are wind and body temperature. ¬†First of all, it’s important to remember there is a layer of air surrounding your body, and your own body heat helps to warm that layer of air. … Continue reading »

Cold this Morning, Sun this Afternoon

  WEATHER DISCUSSION Another very cold morning will help to keep afternoon temperatures on the cooler side today. The Coast will be the warmest of the region as the Chetco Effect is enhanced again. The ridges will continue to see winds staying fairly breezy through the second half of the day before dying down for … Continue reading »

Coldest Night of the Season!

Saturday night is expected to be the coldest night of the season! Klamath Falls broke their record low Friday night of -2 by 3 degrees, dropping to 5 below!!!! Heading into these evening I am almost certain they will break a record again! Many locations east of the Cascades will approach and surpass records, dropping … Continue reading »