• WEATHER DISCUSSION

    Increasing Winds Raise Fire Concerns

    Increasing Winds Raise Fire Concerns

    September 2, 2014

    High pressure continues to bring sunny skies and quiet weather. Winds are starting off out of the NE this morning and that is keeping smoke out of Ft. Jones and Yreka. This will likely change through the course of the day as winds shift again ...this around, to the NNW.

  • FIREWATCH

    DC-10′s Fight Local Fires Out of MFR

    DC-10's Fight Local Fires Out of MFR

    September 1, 2014

    The largest air tankers in the country were both at the Medford Air Tanker base on Monday as they fought the fast-growing Happy Camp Complex.

  • 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

    Happy Camp School Opens, Despite Fires

    Happy Camp School Opens, Despite Fires

    August 25, 2014

    Happy Camp Elementary students are in the classroom Monday morning after a delayed start due to wildfires. The air quality last week was "hazardous" for the Happy Camp area which prompted the Karuk Tribe to supply air purifiers to the elderly and o

    “Firewise” Spreads After Oak Knoll Fire

    "Firewise" Spreads After Oak Knoll Fire

    August 24, 2014

    On August 24th 2010, a fire devastated the Oak Knoll neighborhood, and in the end eleven homes were lost. In the time since, homes have been rebuilt and the community is now more prepared.

    Hiking Trails Close Due to 790 Fire

    Hiking Trails Close Due to 790 Fire

    August 22, 2014

    The 790 Fire which is located near the Sky Lakes Wilderness Area by Hemlock Lake is affecting walking and hiking trails in that area. This includes parts of the Pacific Crest Trail which runs through the area.

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