• WEATHER DISCUSSION

    Strong System On Tap for the Weekend

    Strong System On Tap for the Weekend

    December 19, 2014

    An active weather pattern sits over the region after the high pressure ridge that set in the last few days. An upper level low spinning in the Gulf of Alaska is sending a cold front boundary into our region and the initial line of showers and thunderstorms happened overnight into this morning.

  • EXTENDED WINTER FORECAST

    Winter Forecast

    Winter Forecast

    November 26, 2014

    As meteorologists, when we talk about long term forecasting, we look at global changes in the weather pattern. While there are several different types of these teleconnections, or oscillations, the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is one of the most influential for North America.

  • WEATHER NEWS

    Opening Day At Mt. Ashland

    Opening Day At Mt. Ashland

    December 19, 2014

    Skiers and snowboarders were able to load the ski lifts for the first time in 20 months. The last time was in April of 2013. "We are open," said Mt. Ashland General Manager Hiram Towle.

    Best Meteor Shower of the Year Tonight

    Best Meteor Shower of the Year Tonight

    December 13, 2014

    Tonight and tomorrow morning, the best meteor shower of the year will come into play. This particular meteor shower has been known to produce anywhere from 60-80 multicolored meteors per hour; and at it's peak, can yield up to 120 per hour! The Geminids Meteor Shower is the result of the Earth passi

    Fallen Tree Sparks House Fire

    Fallen Tree Sparks House Fire

    December 11, 2014

    Jackson County Fire District 3 officials say a tree blown down by strong winds from Thursday morning's severe storm caused a house fire in Sams Valley.

FIRE DANGER LEVEL

Fire Danger Moderate

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