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Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

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Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

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And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

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Here is my weekly weather quiz question. What is “Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

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An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) has taken control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the front that moved through Oregon.  The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving into Oregon Tuesday through Saturday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 6 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 8 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 1 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Advisories:

  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

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Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Mostly cloudy with showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this evening, showers late tonight (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM showers likely (70%), a good (50%) chance of showers and a bit warmer Saturday afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), just mostly cloudy and a bit cooler late at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain Sunday (0.25 in. of rain possible), showers Sunday night (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with showers likely (70%)  and a bit warmer Monday, then a good (50%) chance of showers at night.
  • lows 42-38 warming to 44 Sunday night highs 55-50 warming to 54 Monday.
  • Cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of rain Tuesday, rain likely (70%) Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit cooler Wednesday, showers likely (70%) at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of showers Thursday, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Thursday night,
  • Then a mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Friday.
  • highs 57-55 warming to 60 Friday lows 47-39. (seasonal averages high 58 low 38)

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Eugene-Springfield Pollen Count:

Grass………. Low (0)

Trees………. Moderate (78)

Last Counted: 3/23/17

Data Courtesy of Oregon Allergy Associates.

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Cloudy with showers likely (70%) and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this evening, showers likely (70%) late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible, snow level (3,500 ft. lat at night),
  • Mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of showers Saturday (0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 2,500 ft. rising to 3,000 ft.), a slight (20%) chance of rain late Saturday night (under 0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with AM rain (0.25 in. of rain possible) likely (70%) Sunday (AM snow level 3,000 ft.), rain in the evening, showers likely (70%) late at night (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers Monday, then a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday night.
  • lows near 42 highs near 55.
  • Mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers and a bit warmer Tuesday, a (30%) chance of rain Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain Wednesday, mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday night,
  • Cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Thursday, a slight (20%) chance of showers at night,
  • Then just mostly cloudy and a bit warmer Friday.
  • highs 59-55 warming back to 59 Friday lows 46-40. (seasonal averages high 59 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy showers and a slight (20%) chance of evening thunderstorms, coastal showers likely (70%) late tonight while inland showers late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), a slight (20%) chance of rain late at night (under 0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM coastal rain while a good (50%) chance of inland AM rain and a bit warmer Sunday (0.25 in. of rain possible) and breezy (Wind: S 10-15 mph increasing to S 15-25 mph in the afternoon at the shore while SE 10-15 mph inland), showers Sunday night (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Cloudy with AM showers likely (70%), a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of showers Monday afternoon, then a (40%) chance of showers Monday night.
  • lows 44-46 highs 53-55.
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of showers Tuesday, cloudy a good (30%) chance of rain at night,
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with rain Wednesday, mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday night and Thursday (a bit cooler), then a slight (20%) chance of showers Thursday night and Friday (a bit warmer).
  • highs 56-54 warming to 57 Friday lows 49-43 . (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible, 2-5 in. of snow possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain and snow showers, a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Saturday afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible, 2 in. of snow possible), a slight (20%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, then just mostly cloudy late Saturday night,
  • Cloudy with rain and snow and a bit warmer Sunday and in the evening, rain and snow showers late Sunday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers likely (70%) Monday, then a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Monday night.
  • snow level 4,500 ft. tonight, 4,000 ft. Saturday through Sunday, 4,500 ft, Sunday night, 3,500 ft. Monday, then 4,000 ft. Monday night.
  • lows 29-26 warming to 30 Sunday night cooling to 27 Monday night highs near 40.
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of rain and snow Tuesday, rain and snow likely (70%) Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit warmer Wednesday, rain likely (70%) Wednesday night,
  • Rain and snow showers likely (70%) Thursday, partly cloudy with a (30%) chance of rain and snow showers at night,
  • Then a mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Friday.
  • snow level 3,500 ft. Tuesday, 5,500 ft. Tuesday night, 7,000 ft. Wednesday, 6,500 ft. Wednesday night, 4,000 ft. Thursday and Thursday night, then free air freezing level 5,000 ft. Friday.
  • highs 45-47 cooling to 42 Thursday warming to 44 Friday lows 35-26.

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**Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

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Get your local Eugene-Springfield and Lane County news on-line at eugenedailynews.com.

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Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

__________

Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

__________

And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

__________________

 

Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is “Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

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An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) has taken control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the front that moved through Oregon and the next one that will push in Friday. The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving into Oregon Sunday into Monday and Wednesday through Thursday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 4 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 13 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 2 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Advisories:

  • A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM TODAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES, THE SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES, THE SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS, THE KLAMATH BASIN, NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY,  AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY.
  •  A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM TODAY FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY, AND WESTERN, EASTERN AND CENTRAL LAKE COUNTY.
  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

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Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Mostly cloudy with showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit cooler this afternoon and evening (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms), showers late tonight (under 0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Clouds and sun with AM showers likely (70%), a good (50%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible), a slight (20%) chance of showers in the evening, then just mostly cloudy and a bit cooler late Saturday night,
  • Cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Sunday AM, rain and a bit cooler in the afternoon and evening, then showers late Sunday night.
  • highs 58-53 lows 42-38 warming to 44 Sunday night.
  • Mostly cloudy with Showers likely (70%)  and a bit warmer Monday, a (40%) chance of showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a good (50%) chance of rain Tuesday, a (30%) chance of rain Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain Wednesday, a good (50%) chance of showers at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of showers Thursday.
  • highs 54-56 cooling back to 54 Thursday lows 42-44 cooling back to 44 Wednesday night. (seasonal averages high 58 low 38)

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Eugene-Springfield Pollen Count:

Grass………. Low (0)

Trees………. Moderate (78)

Last Counted: 3/23/17

Data Courtesy of Oregon Allergy Associates.

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Mostly cloudy with showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible), cloudy with scattered showers and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this evening, showers likely (70%) late tonight (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Saturday (0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft.), a slight (20%) chance of showers late Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain Sunday (AM snow level 3,000 ft.), evening rain, then showers late at night.
  • highs near 55 lows 43-40 warming back to 43 Sunday night.
  • Mostly cloudy with showers likely (70%) Monday, a (40%) chance of showers Monday night and Tuesday (a bit warmer), a slight (20%) chance of rain Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain Wednesday, then mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday night and Thursday (a bit cooler).
  • highs 55-59 cooling to 54 Thursday lows 43-45 cooling to 42 Wednesday night. (seasonal averages high 59 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with showers and a slight (20%) chance of isolated thunderstorms and a bit warmer this afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible), coastal showers and a slight (20%) chance of evening thunderstorms and increasing showers late tonight while inland evening showers and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and inland showers late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday and late at night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain Sunday and breezy (Wind: S 10-15 mph increasing to S 15-25 mph in the afternoon at the shore while S 10-15 mph inland), rain in the evening, then showers late Sunday night.
  • highs 55-53 warming back to 55 Sunday lows 43-47.
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with showers likely (70%) Monday, mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers Monday night and Tuesday, a (30%) chance of rain at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with rain Wednesday, then a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday night and Thursday.
  • highs 55-53 lows 45-47 cooling to 43 Wednesday night. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this afternoon and evening (0.25 in. of rain possible, 1-4 in. of snow possible), rain and snow showers late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible, 1-4 in. of snow possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain and snow showers, a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers and a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible, 2 in. of snow possible), a slight (20%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, then just mostly cloudy late Saturday night,
  • Cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM rain and snow, rain and snow and a bit warmer Sunday afternoon and evening, then rain and snow showers late Sunday night.
  • snow level 4,500 ft. today and tonight, 3,500 ft. Saturday, 4,000 ft. Saturday night and Sunday, then 5,000 ft, Sunday night.
  • highs 42-39 warming back to 42 Sunday lows 29-26.
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain and snow likely (70%) Monday, a good (50%) chance of rain and snow Monday night through Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit warmer Wednesday, rain and snow showers likely (70%) Wednesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Thursday.
  • snow level 4,000 ft. Monday and Monday night, 3,500 ft. Tuesday, 5,500 ft. Tuesday night, 6,500 ft. Wednesday, 4,500 ft. Wednesday night, then 3,000 ft. Thursday.
  • highs 38-43 cooling back to 38 Thursday lows near 27.

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**Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

________________

Get your local Eugene-Springfield and Lane County news on-line at eugenedailynews.com.

________________


Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

__________

Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

__________

And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

__________________

 

Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is “Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

________________

 

An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) has taken control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the front that moved through Oregon and the next one that will push in Friday. The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving into Oregon Sunday into Monday and Wednesday through Thursday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 13 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 13 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 3 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Advisories:

  • A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM TONIGHT UNTIL 2 PM FRIDAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES, THE SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES, THE SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS, NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY,  AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY.
  •  A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM UNTIL 2 PM FRIDAY FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY, AND WESTERN, EASTERN AND CENTRAL LAKE COUNTY.
  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

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Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday AM, showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit cooler in the afternoon and evening (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms), showers likely (70%) late at night (under 0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM showers likely (70%), a good (50%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible), a slight (20%) chance of showers in the evening, then just mostly cloudy and a bit cooler late Saturday night,
  • Cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Sunday AM, rain and a bit cooler in the afternoon and evening, then showers late Sunday night.
  • lows 46-40 warming to 44 Sunday night highs 56-53.
  • Mostly cloudy with rain likely (70%) and a bit warmer Monday, a (40%) chance of showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a good (50%) chance of rain Tuesday, a (30%) chance of rain Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain likely (70%) Wednesday, a good (50%) chance of rain at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of showers Thursday.
  • highs 54-56 cooling back to 54 Thursday lows 42-44 cooling back to 44 Wednesday night. (seasonal averages high 58 low 38)

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Eugene-Springfield Pollen Count:

Grass………. Low (0)

Trees………. Moderate (78)

Last Counted: 3/23/17

Data Courtesy of Oregon Allergy Associates.

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain tonight (0.50 in. of rain possible) and Friday AM, showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible), cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the evening, showers likely (70%) late Friday night (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of showers Saturday (0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft.), a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM rain, rain Sunday afternoon and evening, then showers likely (70%) late at night.
  • lows 44-40 warming back to 44 Sunday night highs near 55.
  • Mostly cloudy with showers likely (70%) Monday, a (40%) chance of showers Monday night and Tuesday (a bit warmer), a slight (20%) chance of rain Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain Wednesday, then mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday night and Thursday (a bit cooler).
  • highs 55-59 cooling to 54 Thursday lows 43-45 cooling to 42 Wednesday night. (seasonal averages high 59 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain tonight (0.50 in. of rain possible) and breezy (Wind: S 15-25 mph at the shore while S 10-20 mph inland),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM coastal showers likely (70%) and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms with showers and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit warmer Friday afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible) and evening while inland AM showers likely (70%) and showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible), a good (50%) chance of inland evening showers and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms, showers likely (70%) late Friday night (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday and at night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain Sunday and in the evening, then showers likely (70%) late Sunday night.
  • lows 47-43 warming back to 47 Sunday night highs 55-53 warming back to 55 Sunday.
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with showers likely (70%) Monday, mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers Monday night and Tuesday, a (30%) chance of rain at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with rain Wednesday, then a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday night and Thursday.
  • highs 55-53 lows 45-47 cooling to 43 Wednesday night. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow tonight (0.50 in. of rain possible, 2-5 in. of snow possible) and Friday AM, rain and snow showers and a bit cooler in the afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible, 2-5 in. of snow possible), rain and snow showers Friday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain and snow showers, a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers and a bit cooler Saturday afternoon, a slight (20%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, then just mostly cloudy late Saturday night,
  • Cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM rain and snow, then rain and snow and a bit warmer Sunday and Sunday night.
  • snow level 5,000 ft. tonight, 4,500 ft. Friday and Friday night, 4,000 ft. Saturday through Sunday, then 5,500 ft, Sunday night.
  • lows 32-28 highs 42-39 warming back to 42 Sunday.
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain and snow likely (70%) Monday, a good (50%) chance of rain and snow Monday night through Tuesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain likely (70%) and a bit warmer Wednesday, rain and snow likely (70%) Wednesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Thursday.
  • snow level 4,000 ft. Monday, 4,500 ft. Monday night, 4,000 ft. Tuesday, 5,500 ft. Tuesday night, 7,000 ft. Wednesday, 5,000 ft. Wednesday night, then 3,000 ft. Thursday.
  • highs 38-43 cooling back to 38 Thursday lows near 27.

________________

**Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

________________

Get your local Eugene-Springfield and Lane County news on-line at eugenedailynews.com.

________________


Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

__________

Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

__________

And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

__________________

 

Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is “Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

________________

 

An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) has taken control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the front that moved through Oregon and the next one that will push in Friday. The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving into Oregon Sunday into Monday and Wednesday through Thursday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 13 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 13 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 3 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Advisories:

  • A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM TONIGHT UNTIL 11 AM FRIDAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES, NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY,  AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY.
  •  A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM UNTIL 5 PM FRIDAY FOR EASTERN AND CENTRAL LAKE COUNTY.
  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

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Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • A mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer today with a (30%) chance of rain this afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), becoming mostly cloudy with rain tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday AM, showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit cooler in the afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible), showers likely (70%) late at night (under 0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM showers likely (70%), a good (50%) chance of showers Saturday afternoon, a slight (20%) chance of showers in the evening, then just mostly cloudy and a bit cooler late Saturday night.
  • highs 58-55 lows 46-42.
  • Cloudy with rain and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon, evening rain likely (70%), showers likely (70%) late at night,
  • Cloudy and a bit warmer with a good (50%) chance of showers Monday, mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Tuesday, a (30%) chance of showers Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a good (50%) chance of rain Wednesday.
  • highs 52-55 lows 44-40. (seasonal averages high 57 low 38)

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Eugene-Springfield Pollen Count:

Grass………. Low (0)

Trees………. Moderate (78)

Last Counted: 3/23/17

Data Courtesy of Oregon Allergy Associates.

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (30%) chance of rain this afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,500 ft.), rain at night (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday (0.50 in. of rain possible and a bit cooler), cloudy with scattered showers likely (70%) Friday night (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with AM showers, scattered showers Saturday afternoon (snow level 3,500 ft.), isolated evening showers, then just mostly cloudy Saturday night.
  • highs 59-55 lows 45-40.
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain likely (70%), rain and a bit warmer Sunday afternoon and at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with showers likely (70%) Monday, a (40%) chance of showers Monday night and Tuesday (a bit warmer), a slight (20%) chance of showers Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of rain Wednesday.
  • highs 56-59 lows 44-42. (seasonal averages high 59 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with afternoon coastal rain while a (30%) chance of inland rain and warmer this afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), rain tonight (0.50 in. of rain possible) and breezy (Wind: S 15-25 mph at the shore while S 10-15 mph inland),
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit warmer Friday (0.50 in. of rain possible), increasing coastal showers while scattered showers inland Friday night (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with increasing AM showers scattered showers and a bit cooler Saturday afternoon, then a slight (20%) chance of isolated evening showers, just mostly cloudy late  Saturday night.
  • highs near 54 lows 48-45.
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain likely (70%), rain Sunday afternoon and rain at night,
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with showers likely (70%) Monday, mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers Monday night through Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of rain Wednesday.
  • highs 54-56 lows 48-45. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of rain and snow late this afternoon, rain and snow tonight (0.50 in. of rain possible, 2-5 in. of snow possible),
  • Cloudy with rain and snow Friday AM, rain and snow showers and a bit cooler in the afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible, 2-4 in. of snow possible), rain and snow showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers Saturday, a slight (20%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, then just mostly cloudy late Saturday night.
  • snow level 4,000 ft. this afternoon, 5,000 ft. tonight and Friday, 4,500 ft. Friday night, then 4,000 ft. Saturday and Saturday night.
  • highs 46-40 lows 33-29.
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely (70%) and a bit cooler Sunday, rain and snow showers likely (70%) Sunday night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain and snow showers likely (70%) Monday, a good (50%) chance of rain and snow at night,
  • A bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow Tuesday, a (30%) chance of rain and snow Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain and a bit warmer Wednesday.
  • snow level 4,000 ft. Sunday, 5,000 ft. Sunday night, 4,000 ft. Monday through Tuesday, 5,000 ft. Tuesday night, then 6,000 ft. Wednesday.
  • highs 42-38 lows 29-27.

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**Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

________________

Get your local Eugene-Springfield and Lane County news on-line at eugenedailynews.com.

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Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

__________

Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

__________

And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

__________________

 

Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is “Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

________________

 

An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) has taken control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the cold front moving through Oregon. The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving into Oregon Friday and Monday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 7 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 6 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 1 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Advisories:

  • A HIGH WIND WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST AND THE CURRY COUNTY COAST.
  • A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THURSDAY UNTIL 11 AM FRIDAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES, NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY,  AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTY.
  •  A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM UNTIL 5 PM FRIDAY FOR EASTERN AND CENTRAL LAKE COUNTY.
  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

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Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of evening showers, colder with patchy fog late tonight,
  • Patchy AM fog, a mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Thursday with a good (50%) chance of afternoon rain (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), becoming mostly cloudy with rain at night (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday AM, showers and a bit cooler in the afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible) and at night (under 0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM showers likely (70%), a good (50%) chance of showers Saturday afternoon, then a slight (20%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday night.
  • lows 38-46 cooling to 42 Saturday night highs 58-55.
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon, cloudy with showers likely (70%) at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a good (50%) chance of showers Monday, a (40%) chance of showers at night,
  • A mix of clouds and sun with a (30%) chance of showers Tuesday, mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of showers Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of rain Wednesday.
  • highs 52-55 lows 44-40. (seasonal averages high 57 low 38)

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Eugene-Springfield Pollen Count:

Grass………. Low (0)

Trees………. Moderate (121)

Last Counted: 3/22/17

Data Courtesy of Oregon Allergy Associates.

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Mostly cloudy with isolated evening showers, just partly cloudy late tonight,
  • Patchy AM fog, mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of rain Thursday afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft.), rain at night (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday (0.50 in. of rain possible and a bit cooler), cloudy with scattered showers likely (70%) Friday night (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of showers Saturday, isolated evening showers, then just mostly cloudy Saturday night.
  • lows 39-45 cooling to 43 Friday night highs 55-58.
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM rain, rain and a bit warmer Sunday afternoon, showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with showers likely (70%) Monday, a (40%) chance of showers Monday night and Tuesday (a bit warmer), a slight (20%) chance of rain Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of rain Wednesday.
  • highs near 56 lows 44. (seasonal averages high 59 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy this evening, just partly late tonight,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with afternoon coastal rain likely (70%) while a (30%) chance of inland rain and warmer Thursday afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), rain at night (0.50 in. of rain possible) and breezy (Wind: S 15-25 mph at the shore while S 10-15 mph inland),
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit warmer Friday (0.50 in. of rain possible), increasing coastal showers while scattered showers inland Friday night (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and a bit cooler Saturday, then a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night.
  • lows 42-48 cooling to 45 highs near 54.
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM rain, rain Sunday afternoon, showers at night,
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with showers likely (70%) Monday, mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers Monday night through Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of rain Wednesday.
  • highs 54-56 lows 48-45. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, clearing to just partly cloudy and colder late tonight,
  • Mostly sunny Thursday AM, partly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of rain and snow in the afternoon, becoming mostly cloudy with rain and snow Thursday night (0.25 in. of rain possible, 1-3 in. of snow possible),  and Friday AM, rain and snow showers and a bit cooler in the afternoon and Friday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain and snow showers likely (70%), a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Saturday afternoon, then mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers Saturday night.
  • snow level 3,500 ft. tonight, 4,000 ft. Thursday afternoon, 5,500 ft. Thursday night, 5,000 ft. Friday, and Friday night, 4,500 ft. Saturday, then 4,000 ft. Saturday night.
  • lows 23-32 cooling to 29 Saturday night highs 46-42.
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely (70%) and a bit cooler Sunday, rain and snow showers likely (70%) Sunday night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Monday and at night,
  • A bit cooler with a (30%) chance of rain and snow showers Tuesday and Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain and snow and a bit warmer Wednesday.
  • snow level 4,000 ft. Sunday, 5,000 ft. Sunday night, 4,000 ft. Monday and Monday night, 3,500 ft. Tuesday and Tuesday night, then 4,000 ft. Wednesday.
  • highs 42-38 lows 29-27. ________________

    **Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

    ________________

    Get your local Eugene-Springfield and Lane County news on-line at eugenedailynews.com.

    ________________


Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

__________

Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

__________

And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

__________________

 

Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is “Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

________________

 

An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) has taken control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the cold front moving through Oregon. The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving into Oregon Friday and Monday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 4 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 13 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 10 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Advisories:

  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

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Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Mostly cloudy with showers becoming likely (70%) this afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible), partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of evening showers, colder with patchy fog late tonight,
  • Patchy AM fog, a mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Thursday with a slight (20%) chance of afternoon rain, becoming mostly cloudy with rain at night (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday AM, showers in the afternoon, then showers likely (70%) at night.
  • highs 55-59 cooling back to 55 Friday lows 38-46 cooling to 44 Friday night.
  • Mostly cloudy with showers and a bit cooler Saturday, a slight (20%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of AM rain, rain and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon, cloudy with showers likely (70%) at night,
  • Cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of showers Monday, a slight (20%) chance of showers at night,
  • Then a mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Tuesday.
  • highs 55-52 warming to 56 Tuesday lows near 42. (seasonal averages high 57 low 38)

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Eugene-Springfield Pollen Count:

Grass………. Low (0)

Trees………. Moderate (121)

Last Counted: 3/22/17

Data Courtesy of Oregon Allergy Associates.

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers and a bit warmer this afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft.), a (20%) chance of evening showers, just partly cloudy late tonight,
  • Patchy AM fog, mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of rain Thursday afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft.), rain at night (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday (a bit cooler), then increasing showers Friday night.
  • highs 55-58 lows 39-45 cooling to 43 Friday night.
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with showers Saturday, a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit cooler Sunday, showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (30%) chance of showers Monday, then a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday night and Tuesday.
  • highs near 56 lows 44. (seasonal averages high 59 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers and a bit cooler this afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible), just partly tonight,
  • Mostly cloudy with afternoon coastal rain likely (70%) while a (30%) chance of inland rain Thursday afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), rain at night (0.50 in. of rain possible) and Friday, then showers increasing and a bit cooler Friday night.
  • highs 53-56 lows 40-48 cooling to 46.
  • Cloudy with increasing showers and a bit cooler Saturday, mostly cloudy with isolated showers Saturday night,
  • Rain Sunday, showers at night,
  • Cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of showers Monday, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday night,
  • Then cloudy and a bit cooler with a (40%) chance of showers Tuesday.
  • highs near 55 lows 45-48. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers and a bit cooler this afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible, 2 in. of snow possible), a good (50%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, clearing to just partly cloudy and colder late tonight,
  • Mostly sunny Thursday AM, partly cloudy and a bit warmer in the afternoon, becoming mostly cloudy with rain and snow Thursday night and Friday AM, rain and snow showers in the afternoon and Friday night.
  • snow level 4,500 ft. today, 3,500 ft. tonight, free air freezing level at the surface rising to 5,500 ft. Thursday afternoon, then snow level 6,000 ft. Thursday night, 5,500 ft. Friday, then 5,000 ft. Friday night.
  • highs 43-48 cooling back to 43 Friday lows 23-33 cooling to 30 Friday night.
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers and a bit cooler Saturday, cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM rain and snow, rain and snow and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon, rain and snow showers likely (70%) Sunday night,
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Monday, a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of rain and snow showers Tuesday.
  • snow level 4,500 ft. Saturday and Saturday night, 5,000 ft. Sunday and Sunday night, 4,000 ft. Monday,  4,500 ft. Monday night, then 4,000 ft. Tuesday.
  • highs 42-38 lows near 28.

Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

__________

Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

__________

And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

__________________

 

Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is “Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

________________

 

An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) has taken control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the cold front moving through Oregon. The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving into Oregon Friday and Monday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

________________

 

Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 5 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 7 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 1 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

________________

Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

________________

Advisories:

  • A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM TONIGHT FOR CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY.
  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

________________

Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Mostly cloudy with showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this evening, a good (50%) chance of showers tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms, evening small hail possible),
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday (0.10 in. of rain possible), partly cloudy and colder with patchy fog late Wednesday night,
  • Patchy AM fog, a mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Thursday afternoon, becoming mostly cloudy rain at night (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday, then showers at night.
  • lows 45-38 warming to 46 Thursday night cooling to 44 Friday night highs 55-59
  • Mostly cloudy with showers and a bit cooler Saturday, a (40%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit cooler Sunday, cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers at night,
  • Cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of showers Monday, a slight (20%) chance of showers at night,
  • Then cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers and a bit warmer Tuesday.
  • highs 55-52 warming to 56 Tuesday lows near 42. (seasonal averages high 57 low 38)

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Eugene-Springfield Pollen Count:

Grass………. Low (0)

Trees………. Moderate (160)

Last Counted: 3/21/17

Data Courtesy of Oregon Allergy Associates.

_________________

 

Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Cloudy with showers and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and gusty winds this evening, showers likely (70%) late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM showers likely (70%), a good (50%) chance of showers and a bit warmer Wednesday afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft. falling to 2,500 ft.), a (20%) chance of evening showers, just partly cloudy late Wednesday night,
  • Patchy AM fog, mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of rain Thursday afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft.), rain at night (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Friday (a bit cooler), then increasing showers Friday night.
  • lows 45-40 warming back to 45 Thursday night highs 58-62 cooling to 57 Friday.
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with showers Saturday, a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit cooler Sunday, showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (30%) chance of showers Monday, a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a (40%) chance of showers Tuesday.
  • highs near 56 lows 42-44. (seasonal averages high 59 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of evening showers and thunderstorms, coastal showers tonight while inland showers likely (70%) late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with showers likely (70%) Wednesday AM, a (40%) chance of showers and a bit cooler in the afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible), just partly at night,
  • Mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain Thursday afternoon (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), rain at night (0.50 in. of rain possible) and Friday, then showers increasing and a bit cooler Friday night.
  • lows 47-40 warming to 48 Thursday night cooling to 46 highs near 55.
  • Cloudy with showers and a bit cooler Saturday, mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers Saturday night,
  • Rain Sunday, showers likely (70%) at night,
  • Cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of showers Monday, mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of showers Monday night,
  • Then cloudy and a bit cooler with a (40%) chance of showers Tuesday.
  • highs near 54 lows 43-49 cooling to 47 Monday night. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy with evening showers and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms, showers late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms, 2 in. of snow possible, evening gusty winds & small hail possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain and snow showers likely (70%), a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Wednesday (0.25 in. of rain possible, 2 in. of snow possible), partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, just partly cloudy and colder Wednesday night,
  • Mostly sunny Thursday AM, partly cloudy and a bit warmer in the afternoon, becoming mostly cloudy with rain and snow Thursday night and Friday (a bit cooler), then rain and snow showers Friday night.
  • snow level 5,500 ft. late tonight, 4,500 ft. Wednesday, 3,500 ft. Wednesday night, free air freezing level 3,500 ft. rising to 5,000 ft. Thursday afternoon, then snow level 5,000 ft. Thursday night through Friday night.
  • lows 32-23 warming to 33 Thursday night cooling to 30 Friday night highs 43-48 cooling to 45 Friday.
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow showers and a bit cooler Saturday, cloudy with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely (70%) and a bit cooler Sunday, rain and snow showers likely (70%) Sunday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers Monday and at night,
  • Then cloudy and a bit warmer with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Tuesday.
  • snow level 4,500 ft. Saturday and Saturday night, 4,000 ft. Sunday, then 4,500 ft. Sunday night, 4,000 ft. Monday, then 4,500 ft. Monday night and Tuesday.
  • highs 42-38 lows near 28.

Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

__________

Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

__________

And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

__________________

 

Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is  “Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

________________

 

An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) taking control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the cold front moving through Oregon. The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving into Oregon Friday and Monday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

________________

 

Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 47 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 40 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 35 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

________________

Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

________________

Advisories:

  • A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM TONIGHT FOR CENTRAL AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY.
  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

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Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain, a good (50%) chance of showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit warmer this afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms, small hail possible), showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this evening, a good (50%) chance of showers late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms, small hail possible),
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday (0.10 in. of rain possible), mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of evening showers, partly cloudy and colder with patchy fog late Wednesday night,
  • Patchy AM fog, partly cloudy and a bit warmer Thursday afternoon, then becoming mostly cloudy rain at night.
  • highs 62-54 warming to 60 Thursday lows 46-38 warming to 45 Thursday night.
  • Rain Friday, showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy with showers likely (70%) Saturday and a bit cooler, mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Sunday, cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday.
  • highs 59-54 warming to 57 Monday lows 44-37 warming to 40 Sunday night. (seasonal averages high 57 low 38)

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Eugene-Springfield Pollen Count:

Grass………. Low (0)

Trees………. Moderate (160)

Last Counted: 3/21/17

Data Courtesy of Oregon Allergy Associates.

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Cloudy rain this AM, showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit warmer this afternoon and evening (0.25 in. of rain possible), showers likely (70%) late tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM showers, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler Wednesday afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft.), mostly cloudy with a (20%) chance of evening, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers late Wednesday night (snow level 2,500 ft.).
  • Patchy AM fog, mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of rain Thursday, then rain at night.
  • highs 63-56 warming back to 63 Thursday lows 45-40 warming back to 45 Thursday night.
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler Friday with rain, showers Friday night and Saturday (a bit cooler), mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit cooler Sunday, showers likely (70%) at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday.
  • highs 58-55 warming to 59 Monday lows 42-40 warming back to 42 Sunday night. (seasonal averages high 58 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain this AM, showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit cooler this afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible), evening showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms, showers late tonight (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday AM, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler in the afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible), mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of evening showers, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers late Wednesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of showers Thursday, then rain at night.
  • highs 60-52 warming to 54 Thursday lows 47-42 warming to 48 Thursday night.
  • Cloudy with rain Friday, showers and a bit cooler Friday night and Saturday, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain Sunday, showers likely (70%) at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday.
  • highs 56-54 warming back to 56 Monday lows 46-42 warming to 44 Sunday night. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms, gusty winds & small hail possible), evening showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms, rain and snow showers likely (70%) late at night (0.25 in. of rain possible, 1 in. of snow possible, gusty winds & small hail possible),
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain and snow showers likely (70%) Wednesday, a (40%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, partly cloudy and cooler Wednesday night,
  • Partly cloudy and a bit warmer Thursday with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers, then mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely (70%) Thursday night.
  • snow level 6,000 ft. today, 5,500 ft. late tonight, 4,000 ft. Wednesday, 3,500 ft. Wednesday night, free air freezing level 4,000 ft. rising to 5,000 ft. Thursday, then snow level 5,000 ft. Thursday night.
  • highs 48-42 warming back to 48 Thursday lows 32-25 warming back to 32 Thursday night.
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow Friday and a bit cooler, rain and snow showers Friday night,
  • Rain and snow showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler Saturday, cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely (70%) and a bit warmer Sunday, cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Sunday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of rain and snow showers Monday.
  • snow level 5,500 ft. Friday, 5,000 ft. Friday night, 4,500 ft. Saturday and Saturday night, 3,500 ft. Sunday, then 4,000 ft. Sunday night and Monday.
  • highs 45-40 lows 30-26.

 

 

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**Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

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Get your local Eugene-Springfield and Lane County news on-line at eugenedailynews.com.

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Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

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Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

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And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

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Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is “An Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

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An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) taking control of our weather once again. The graphic for days 1-3 shows the warm front moving to the north and the cold front that will move through Wednesday. The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving through  Oregon Friday and Monday. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 24 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 4 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 18 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Advisories:

  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

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Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Mostly cloudy with occasional rain tonight (0.50 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain, a good (50%) chance of showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit warmer Tuesday afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms), showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the evening, a good (50%) chance of showers late at night (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms),
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday (0.10 in. of rain possible), mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of evening showers, partly cloudy and colder with patchy fog Wednesday night,
  • Patchy AM fog, partly cloudy and a bit warmer Thursday afternoon, then mostly cloudy rain at night.
  • lows 48-38 warming to 45 Thursday night highs 62-54 warming to 60 Thursday.
  • Rain Friday, showers at night,
  • Mostly cloudy with showers likely (70%) Saturday and a bit cooler, mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Sunday, cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday.
  • highs 59-54 warming to 57 Monday lows 44-37 warming to 40 Sunday night. (seasonal averages high 57 low 38)

 

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Cloudy rain tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Tuesday AM, showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit warmer Tuesday afternoon and evening (0.25 in. of rain possible), showers likely (70%) late at night (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM showers, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler Wednesday afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible, snow level 3,000 ft.), mostly cloudy with a (20%) chance of evening, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers late Wednesday night (snow level 2,500 ft.).
  • Patchy AM fog, mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of rain Thursday, then rain at night.
  • lows 48-40 warming to 45 Thursday night highs 63-56 warming back to 63 Thursday .
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler Friday with rain, showers Friday night and Saturday (a bit cooler), mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and a bit cooler Sunday, showers likely (70%) at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday.
  • highs 58-55 warming to 59 Monday lows 42-40 warming back to 42 Sunday night. (seasonal averages high 58 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible) and Tuesday AM, showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit cooler Tuesday afternoon (0.50 in. of rain possible), evening showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms, showers late Tuesday night (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday AM, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler in the afternoon (0.10 in. of rain possible), mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of evening showers, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers late Wednesday night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of showers Thursday, then rain at night.
  • lows 52-43 highs 60-52 warming to 54 Thursday.
  • Cloudy with rain Friday, showers and a bit cooler Friday night and Saturday, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain Sunday, showers likely (70%) at night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday.
  • highs 56-54 warming back to 56 Monday lows 46-42 warming to 44 Sunday night. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Cloudy with occasional rain tonight (0.50 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible, more in storms), evening showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms, rain and snow showers likely (70%) late at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain and snow showers likely (70%) Wednesday, a (40%) chance of evening rain and snow showers, partly cloudy and cooler Wednesday night,
  • Partly cloudy and a bit warmer Thursday with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers, then mostly cloudy with rain and snow likely (70%) Thursday night.
  • snow level 7,000 ft. tonight, 6,000 ft. Tuesday, 5,500 ft. late Tuesday night, 4,000 ft. Wednesday, 3,500 ft. Wednesday night, free air freezing level 4,000 ft. rising to 5,000 ft. Thursday, then snow level 5,000 ft. Thursday night.
  • lows 36-25 warming to 32 Thursday night highs 48-42 warming back to 48 Thursday.
  • Mostly cloudy with rain and snow Friday and a bit cooler, rain and snow showers Friday night,
  • Rain and snow showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler Saturday, cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Saturday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with a rain and snow likely (70%) and a bit warmer Sunday, cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Sunday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of rain and snow showers Monday.
  • snow level 5,500 ft. Friday, 5,000 ft. Friday night, 4,500 ft. Saturday and Saturday night, 3,500 ft. Sunday, then 4,000 ft. Sunday night and Monday.
  • highs 45-40 lows 30-26.

 

 

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**Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

________________

Get your local Eugene-Springfield and Lane County news on-line at eugenedailynews.com.

________________


Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not column Some Are Nice To Watch, But For Others Run Away.

__________

Please read my Feature article Put Them Up, Take Them Down, Repeat, No More?

__________

And my feature article about Contractors Electric called Is The Ground Wire The White One Or The Black One?

 

__________________

 

Here is my new weekly weather quiz question. What is “An Arctic Sea Smoke?” Please remember to post your answer at the bottom of this page. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs.  Good luck.

________________

 

An Upper Level Low Pressure Trough (Shaded “U” shape with blue arrows) taking control of our weather once again.The graphic for days 1-3 shows the frontal system is returning the rain. The warm front will move northward through Oregon today The graphic for days 3-7 shows the next complex frontal systems that will be moving through the Pacific Northwest about every other day. For mountain snow conditions at the local ski areas check out their websites or give them a call.

 

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 16 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 8 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 3 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Home Wood Heating Advisory:

Eugene-Springfield: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

Oakridge: GREEN – Burning is Allowed.

*Note: Pellet stoves may be used anytime if they produce no visible emissions.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)

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Advisories:

  • A FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH COUNTY.
  • A Permanent Health Advisory remains in effect for the South Umpqua River and Lawson Bar. Pools in the bedrock along the rivers edge are known to develop Blue-green Algae (cyanobacterial) blooms that can be harmful to pets and people if accidental ingestion occurs. Signs have been posted along several access areas along the river.

________________

Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis:

  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain today (0.10 in. of rain possible) and tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain, showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit warmer Tuesday afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible), showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the evening, showers likely (70%) late at night (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with a good (50%) chance of AM showers, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler Wednesday afternoon, partly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday night.
  • highs 54-58 cooling back to 54 Wednesday lows 46-38.
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit warmer with a (40%) chance of showers Thursday, rain likely (70%) at night,
  • Rain and a bit cooler Friday, showers likely (70%) Friday night and Saturday (a bit cooler), then mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers and a bit cooler Saturday night and Sunday.
  • highs 59-54 lows 44-42. (seasonal averages high 57 low 38)

 

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Forecast for Roseburg:

  • Cloudy with AM rain likely (70%), rain and a bit warmer this afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible) and tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM showers, showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit warmer Tuesday afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible), showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the evening, showers likely (70%) late Tuesday night (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Cloudy with a good (50%) chance of AM showers, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler Wednesday afternoon, then a (40%) chance of showers Wednesday night.
  • highs 60-63 cooling to 58 Wednesday lows 46-40.
  • Cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of rain Thursday, rain Thursday night and a bit cooler Friday, showers likely (70%) Friday night and Saturday (a bit cooler), showers likely (70%) Saturday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy with rain likely (60%) Sunday.
  • highs 58-54 lows 45-40. (seasonal averages high 58 low 40)

 

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Forecast for The South Central Oregon Coast Including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with rain today (0.25 in. of rain possible) and tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM showers, showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit warmer Tuesday afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible), evening coastal showers likely (70%) with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms while inland evening showers and a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms, showers late Tuesday night (0.10 in. of rain possible),
  • Cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday AM, showers likely (70%) and a bit cooler in the afternoon, then mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of showers Wednesday night.
  • highs 59-62 cooling to 57 Wednesday lows 52-43.
  • Cloudy and a bit cooler with showers likely (70%) Thursday, rain likely (70%) at night,
  • Cloudy with rain likely (70%) Friday, showers and a bit cooler Friday night and Saturday, showers likely (70%) Saturday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy with rain likely (70%) Sunday.
  • highs 55-53 lows 47-42. (seasonal averages high 54 low 42)

 

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Cloudy with rain today (0.10 in. of rain possible) and tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible),
  • Mostly cloudy with AM rain, showers and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms and a bit cooler Tuesday afternoon, evening rain and snow showers with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms, rain and snow showers likely (70%) late at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler with rain and snow showers Wednesday, then rain and snow showers likely (70%) Wednesday night.
  • snow level 7,000 ft. today and tonight, 6,000 ft. Tuesday, 5,500 ft. Tuesday night, 4,500 ft. Wednesday, then 4,000 ft. Wednesday night.
  • highs 52-42 lows 35-28.
  • A mix of clouds and sun and a bit warmer Thursday with a (40%) chance of rain and snow showers, rain or snow likely (70%) Thursday night,
  • Mostly cloudy with rain or snow Friday and a bit warmer, showers Friday night through Saturday night,
  • Then mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain and snow showers Sunday.
  • snow level  3,000 ft. Thursday, 5,000 ft. Thursday night, 5,500 ft. Friday, 5,000 ft. Friday night, 4,000 ft. Saturday and Saturday night, then 3,500 ft. Sunday.
  • highs 44-40 lows 32-29.

 

 

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**Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

________________

Get your local Eugene-Springfield and Lane County news on-line at eugenedailynews.com.

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