Articles tagged with: thunderstorms

11 August 2014

Red flag warning for thunderstorms

Posted in Local, Weather

Medford, Ore. -- The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning through Tuesday. Thunderstorms are expected in the fire area, bringing abundant dry lightning. The warning was issued Sunday a ...

21 July 2014

ODF fire lookouts watch for lightning and thunderstorms

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Weather

Soda Mountain, Ore. -- The threat for thunderstorms has fire crews across Southern Oregon relying on lookouts in remote areas. They're perched in higher elevations to report any lightning-caused fir ...

21 July 2014

Buzzard Complex Fire

Posted in Regional, Weather

Central Ore. -- The largest wildfire burning in Oregon right now has scorched more than 395,000 acres. The Buzzard Complex is burning about 45 miles northeast of Burns, in Central Oregon. According ...