Articles tagged with: wildfire season

22 July 2014

New study shows wildfire seasons getting worse

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A new analysis shows wildfire seasons are getting longer and more devastating. The data released by an independent group of scientists called Climate Central looked at the past 44 y ...

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 ...

15 May 2014

Thousand flee flames in Southern California

Posted in U.S. & World News, Weather

Southern Calif. --- (NBC News)  Wildfires burning across Southern California have forced tens of thousands from their homes.The battle to beat back the flames continues in Southern California. Seve ...

12 May 2014

CalFire declares early fire season

Posted in Local, Regional, Weather

Yreka, Cali. -- CalFire, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection agency, said in a press release Monday that they will be transitioning into fire season in the coming weeks in Sisk ...