• WEATHER DISCUSSION

    Fewer Storms For Friday

    Fewer Storms For Friday

    July 31, 2014

    Thunderstorm activity Thursday was much more isolated than that of Wednesday evening. For the most part, storms developed and tracked through northern California and the Klamath Basin. That doesn't mean that yesterday's storms, and subsequent lightning strikes, are done wreaking havoc.

  • 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

    Salt Creek Fire Burning 80-100 Acres

    Salt Creek Fire Burning 80-100 Acres

    July 30, 2014

    [UPDATE 9:15 a.m. JULY 31st] The Oregon Department of Forestry reported Thursday morning that the Salt Creek Fire has increased from 25 acres Wednesday evening to 80-100 acres. ODF crews are on scene battling that fire and are expecting more crews on the way.

    ODF Dispatch Severe Weather Preparations

    ODF Dispatch Severe Weather Preparations

    July 29, 2014

    Oregon Department of Forestry Dispatch center tracks the lightning storms all over Southern Oregon and Northern California from a room in Central Point. Dispatchers use a variety of computer weather programs to plot and map the strikes. That information is used to compare to strikes and fires see

    25 Acres Burning Inside Crater Lake Park

    25 Acres Burning Inside Crater Lake Park

    July 29, 2014

    The Pumice Fire is burning 25 acres inside Crater Lake National Park as of Tuesday morning and there is no containment at this time. According to officials at Crater Lake, one week ago on Tuesday, July 22nd, the Park received numerous lightning strikes.

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