As expected, the area saw measurable rain along the coast and for inland locations. What we weren't expecting is the amount of rain we saw for west side valleys. Of course, no one is complaining, since the rain is still much needed and appreciated.
Fire season ended on Wednesday for Oregon Department of Forestry-protected lands in Southwest Oregon. rainfall of at least one-half inch was recorded in many parts of the district, which includes state, private, county, city and Bureau of Land Management forest lands.
Long-range forecasting, like seasonal forecasting, meteorologists no longer look at weather models like we do for the day-to-day forecast, we look at teleconnections. Two of the best known teleconnections are El Niño and La Niña.
Klamath Falls residents who want to get a close look at a partial eclipse of the sun will get their chance Thursday, Oct. 23, at the Klamath County Museum.The museum will feature an 11-inch telescope equipped with a solar filter available during the unusual event.