National Weather Service

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 …

National Weather Service holds open house

MEDFORD, Ore.– Dozens of people came out to the National Weather Service station in Medford Saturday to learn about what meteorologists do there. This was the first time in 11 years that the weather service had an open house, giving people another …

Tree services gearing up for strong winds

Medford, Ore.- A warning from the National Weather Service in Medford, a wind advisory is in place until Saturday night. The Rogue Valley could see wind gusts reaching up to 45 miles per hour. According to the National Weather Service, strong winds …

Snow possible in the Rogue Valley

Medford, Ore. — Snow is moving into the forecast, which could impact drivers ahead of a busy holiday weekend. The Rogue Valley could see cold temperatures, and possible fog, which could cause trouble for planes. According to the National Weather Service, there …

Mt. Ashland sees first snow flakes

Medford, Or.- While much of the Rogue Valley is seeing rain in their forecast, 7,500 feet up above there’s snow. “First flakes of the 2017 and 2018 season have arrive,” Hiram Towle, general manager at Mt. Ashland said. The snow is a …

Experts: If you hear thunder, seek shelter

Jackson County, Ore. – With widespread thunderstorms expected in our area, experts are issuing a warning directed toward anyone out enjoying southern Oregon lakes and rivers. The Army Corps of Engineers said while the storms are beautiful from a distance, they can …

Tornado warning northeast of Prospect

UPDATE (7:56 p.m.) – Tornado warning downgraded by National Weather Service. There is still a strong storm moving through the area, but NWS says they are no longer seeing that threatening rotation on radar. PROSPECT, Ore. – The National Weather Service issued a …