• WEATHER DISCUSSION

    Thunder & Lightning Much of the Week

    Thunder & Lightning Much of the Week

    July 28, 2014

    A very active week is now underway, beginning with scorching hot temperatures Monday afternoon. Triple digits are expected over West Side Valleys and Northern California today. Morning clouds and fog at the coast will gradually clear into midday.

  • EXTENDED SUMMER FORECAST

    Summer Forecast

    Summer Forecast

    May 21, 2014

    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.

  • WEATHER NEWS

    Ashland Woman Nearly Struck By Lightning

    Ashland Woman Nearly Struck By Lightning

    July 24, 2014

    The thunderstorms which moved through on Tuesday afternoon dropped 4,500 lighting strikes in Northern California and Southern Oregon. One of those hit right in Ashland resident Anne Novina's backyard.

    ODF Lookouts Keep Close Eye on Storms

    ODF Lookouts Keep Close Eye on Storms

    July 22, 2014

    When thunderstorms move into the area as they did on Tuesday afternoon, Fire Officials with the Oregon Department of Forestry are prepared to use all resources they have available.

    Sun-Blocking Wardrobe

    Sun-Blocking Wardrobe

    July 21, 2014

    The cool down we're expecting this week doesn't mean there's a break from the potential for sunburns. While the SPF in sunscreen is a well-known form of protection, UPF, or Ultraviolet Protection Factor is another way to shield yourself from the sun.

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