National Weather Service

Flood warning issued for Sprague River

BEATTY, Ore. – A flood warning is now in effect for the Sprague River in Klamath County. Former Klamath County Commissioner Tom Mallams owns a ranch just north of the Sprague River. He knows the river well. “It’s really flat down there, …

Air stagnation advisory for Jackson County

MEDFORD, Ore.– An air stagnations advisory is now in effect for Jackson County. That’s coming from the National Weather Service which says that air quality could be unhealthy for some people. According to Jackson County Environmental Public Health, the advisory will go from now till noon Monday. A health …

Climate change could impact winter recreation

ASHLAND, Ore. — The latest report on climate change shows major impacts to our way of life in the Pacific Northwest. Hotter temperatures contributing to drought and rising sea levels, threatening our forests and coastlines, experts warn the impacts could take a …

First snowfall of the season!

MEDFORD, Ore. — The first snowfall of the season is upon us however, it’s a bit behind schedule. Snowfall in higher elevations typically starts around October 3 but last years snow fall happened on September 15. Meteorologists tell us there’s nothing to …

More smoke to come in the Rogue Valley

MEDFORD, Ore. — Smoke is clearing up in the Rogue Valley but meteorologist say it won’t last too long. National Weather Service meteorologist Sven Nelaimischikies has been tracking the smoke closely since nearby wildfires started more than a month ago. While some days …