Winter Weather Advisory issued due to cold spring storm

Winter Weather Advisory issued due to cold spring storm

Those planning on traveling to the mountains late Monday or early Tuesday should expect some snowfall that will reduce visibility and could impact roadways at times. Generally 1 to 3 inches of snow is expected at elevations above 5500 feet and this includes portions of the Cascades, Siskiyous, and Warner Mountains. Snow is expected Monday and Tuesday afternoons as well but impacts are not expected to be as significant due to the late May sun angle and warm road temperatures.

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Flash Flood Watch issued for Eastern Klamath and Western Lake Counties

Flash Flood Watch issued for Eastern Klamath and Western Lake Counties

Extensive runoff is likely due to excessive rainfall and snowmelt. Rises are expected on all creeks, streams and rivers, with flooding possible. Main stem flooding is possible on the Sprague River near Beatty by Tuesday.

Storm total rainfall amounts are expected to be 1 to 2 inches, with up to 3 inches possible in the mountains.

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More Snow for Cascades

More Snow for Cascades

A disturbance will bring more snow to the Mt Shasta, Trinity Alps, Siskiyous and Cascade regions

Snow will occur above 4500 feet with the most significant accumulations above 5000 feet. We have issued a winter storm watch because of the potential for significant snow accumulation above 5000 feet in the regions mentioned already.

If you are planning to travel above 4500 feet Tuesday night or Wednesday, be prepared to encounter snow during your travels. 

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Heavy Mountain Snow in Cascades & Siskiyous Expected

Heavy Mountain Snow in Cascades & Siskiyous Expected

Winter Storm Watch upgraded to Winter Storm Warning
A storm with a significant amount of moisture will bring moderate to heavy mountain snow to the Cascades, mountains in Western Siskiyou County, and possibly portions of the East Side Saturday night into at least Monday morning.

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More Rain and Snow on the Way, Winter Storm Watch Issued, Small Stream Flooding Possible

More Rain and Snow on the Way, Winter Storm Watch Issued, Small Stream Flooding Possible

Moist tropical air will pour into the Pacific Northwest this weekend and the start of next week. Most of the rain and snow accumulation will occur Sunday into Monday when the atmospheric river is aided by a strong front draped over the region. Overall, look for a rainy end of February if you’re staying in the westside valleys.

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Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Southwest Oregon Including Southern Cascades [uPDATED]

Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Southwest Oregon Including Southern Cascades [uPDATED]

The cold wet weather isn’t over!
Another system will move in from the north, bringing colder air and more precipitation. Snow is expected at lower elevations with the greatest amounts (and confidence) above 2000 feet. If you have travel plans Tuesday night and Wednesday, be prepared for wintry travel and stay tuned to the forecast for updates. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect from 7 pm Tuesday through 10 pm Wednesday.

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Snow Levels Fall Today, More Snow Expected Into Friday Morning

Snow Levels Fall Today, More Snow Expected Into Friday Morning

Snow levels are lowering again, expect more travel difficulties for the major passes. Overall snow amounts are expected to be less than what occurred Tuesday night. Showers will continue through the weekend, and snow levels will be low enough to affect all area passes, and possibly even west side valley floors.

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Cold, Wet System to Bring Heavy Snow to the Mountains Tuesday and Wednesday

Cold, Wet System to Bring Heavy Snow to the Mountains Tuesday and Wednesday

A cold and wet frontal system will bring heavy snow and areas of blowing snow to the Cascades, Siskiyous, and Mount Shasta area later Tuesday through Wednesday afternoon. Light to moderate snow and blowing snow are also expected Tuesday night into Wednesday over much of the east side and Shasta Valley.

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Forecast for Weekend Winter Storm 'Maya' Updated

Forecast for Weekend Winter Storm 'Maya' Updated

The National Weather Service is reporting, moderate to heavy snow is expected for our areas of Klamath, Lake, Modoc and Siskiyou Counties. Most of the entire Pacific Northwest will feel the effects of this winter storm. Within our region, locations above 4,500 feet are expected to receive heavier snow totals. Mountain passes could see up to 12 inches of snow. Higher elevations may see up to 24 inches.

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Winter Storm to Bring up to 18 Inches of Snow This Weekend

Winter Storm to Bring up to 18 Inches of Snow This Weekend

Winter Storm Warning for areas over 6,000 feet, Winter Storm Advisory for areas under 6,000 feet are both effect from midnight Friday night to 4:00 AM Sunday. For much of Southern Oregon and Northern California.Including Areas of Klamath, Lake, Modoc, Siskiyou, Jackson, Josephine, and Curry Counties.

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Winter Weather Advisory for Klamath and Lake Counties

Winter Weather Advisory for Klamath and Lake Counties

The National Weather Service of Medford, Oregon has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the areas of the Klamath Basin and Lake County from Sunday morning until Monday night.

Travel will be difficult with snow covered and slippery roadways. The hazardous travel could effect both the morning and evening commute. Gusty winds are expected and could cause hazards with blowing and drifting snow.

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Change in the Weather Coming in Two Storms

Change in the Weather Coming in Two Storms

The prolonged period of almost spring like weather is going to come to end today. On the really bright side we are also going to be saying good bye to the fog in the mornings west of the Cascades. And if all of that is going away at this time of the year.....you KNOW what is coming next! We will see a return to stormy weather with rain and snow coming in.

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Weather Outlook for Thanksgiving Travel

Weather Outlook for Thanksgiving Travel

The weather will cooperate for a majority of those traveling by road or air for the Thanksgiving holiday, with some exceptions in the northeastern and western United States. However, a pattern change will bring needed rainfall and possibly mountain snow to the west coast starting on Wednesday.

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Winter Storm Warning, Siskiyous / Winter Weather Advisory, Cascades

Winter Storm Warning, Siskiyous / Winter Weather Advisory, Cascades

Winter storm to bring snow to Cascades and Siskiyous Sunday. A winter storm will move into the region Sunday. The snow levels will remain at 3000 to 3500 feet for most of the storm, bringing the possibility of heavy snow to portions of Siskiyou county. The Cascades and portions of the east side are expected to see lesser, but still significant, accumulations with the storm.

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Winter Weather Advisory for Cascades & Siskiyous

Winter Weather Advisory for Cascades & Siskiyous

Mountain Snow Expected Thursday through Friday

A wet Pacific storm will bring snow to the mountains Thursday. Snow levels initially will be in the 6000 to 7000 foot range but are expected to lower to 4500 feet by early Thursday afternoon. By Thursday night snow levels are expected to lower to around 3000 feet. This will impact travel over the passes in the Cascade and Siskiyou Mountains Thursday night and Friday. There will be a break on Saturday but another storm is expected to impact the mountains Sunday into early next week.

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