Weather

11 March 2014

Wood stove, air quality challenges in Klamath Falls

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Weather, Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Klamath Falls failed to meet federal air quality standards in 2013. It only takes three 'non-attainment' days in a year to make Klamath Falls 'non-compliant'...but Klamath Cou ...

10 March 2014

Drought prompts people to pay more attention to water footprint

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Weather, Local

The drought in Oregon and California could not only affect your water bill this summer, but it could also take a toll on how much you spend at the grocery store. That's why some people are trying to ...

10 March 2014

Early warming trend worries local farmers

Posted in Weather, Local

Medford, Ore. -- After a weekend of continuous rain and warmer temperatures on the horizon, how are local crops holding up? Dunbar Farms in east Medford says it depends on the type of crop. One of ...

10 March 2014

Flood warning issued for Jackson County

Posted in Weather, Local

FLOOD WARNING: The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a flood warning for Jackson County until 12:30 p.m. Monday. The flood warning is for urban areas and small streams in Medford, Ashla ...

27 February 2014

Wet weather in California hasn't made a dent to extremely low snow pack

Posted in Weather, U.S. & World News, Regional

The much needed wet weather in California is not doing much to make a dent in the state's persistent drought conditions. Despite snow in the Sierra Nevada's, readings from the California Departmen ...

22 February 2014

Hoodoo Ski Area accepting Mt. Ashland season passes

Posted in Weather, Local

Ashland, Ore. -- Mt. Ashland season pass holders listen up! Hoodoo Ski Area is stepping in to offer some relief while we wait for more snow. You can use your 2013-2014 season pass to ski at Hoodoo ...

21 February 2014

Crook County issues drought declaration

Posted in Weather, Regional

Prineville, Ore. -- (KTVZ) The Crook County Court on Wednesday night adopted a "declaration of local disaster" and asked the state to declare a drought emergency due to the continuing impacts of dro ...

17 February 2014

Snow levels still down at Mt. Ashland; will be latest start on record

Posted in Weather, Local

Ashland, Ore. --  With only 8 inches at the base of the mountain, Mt. Ashland remains closed.  Before this year, the latest the ski resort ever opened was February 17, 1977.  Despite the lack of ...

17 February 2014

Heavy weekend rains scare residents near creek in Eagle Point

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Weather, Local

Eagle Point, Ore. -- Heavy rains brought some much needed moisture to Southern Oregon and Northern California this weekend, but also caused flooding in some areas. Eagle Point resident Ernie Larum w ...

16 February 2014

Mt. Ashland to break latest opening record

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Weather, Local

Ashland, Ore.-- Doug Hamel said this is the worst year of his life. The avid skier, disappointed that Mt. Ashland still isn't open. "Wishing it was snowing more taking a day off with my dogs just wa ...