Storm Watch 12

StormWatch 12 Forecast

It's already hot today, and we're not even close! Very hot for the next few afternoons as we continue through our heat wave.



Forecast

  • Today:  Today skies remain clear and temperatures keep warming. Another 5-10 degree jump in afternoon temperatures. Our HEAT ADVISORY at the coast continues, and the ADVISORY for the western valleys goes into effect this afternoon. The RED FLAG WARNING that has been in place is set to expire later this morning, as winds should lighten in the afternoon. Winds will range from 5-20 mph and gusts to 40, mainly out of the northeast.
  • Tonight:  Skies remain clear, and temperatures will be warmer overnight. Little relief from the heat will be felt due to the extreme heat from the afternoon.
  • Tomorrow:  Tomorrow, another bump up in afternoon temperatures will keep us much warmer than where we typically sit. Brookings will again be hot from the “Chetco Effect.” The HEAT ADVISORY for western locations will remain in effect due to a very hot afternoon.
Coastal 7-day
Rogue Valley 7-day
Mountains 7-day
Klamath Basin 7-day
Northern California 7-day
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Weather Discussion

StormWatch 12 Forecast

It's already hot today, and we're not even close! Very hot for the next few afternoons as we continue through our heat wave.

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