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Check out my latest Eugene Daily News Weather Or Not Column They Have Added More Into The Mix.

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And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

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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 “acid precipitation?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is strengthening and will keep us very warm for a while.

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 84 in the Moderate category measuring Ozone.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 27 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 87 in the Moderate category measuring Ozone.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM SUNDAY FOR THE CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF OREGON, THE LOWER COLUMBIA, THE GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA, THE CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY, THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY, AND THE WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, THE CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS, THE CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY, AND THE UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY.
  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM FRIDAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, JOSEPHINE COUNTY, AND JACKSON COUNTY, AND THE EASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY FOOTHILLS.
  • A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND  AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES, THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON, AND THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY  FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON COUNTY HAS BEEN LIFTED. TOXINS ARE NOW WELL BELOW THE DANGEROUS LEVEL FOR HUMANS, BUT THE OREGON HEALTH AUTHORITY RECOMMENDS THAT PEOPLE CONTINUE TO BE CAUTIOUS WITH THEIR PETS BECAUSE THE TOXINS ARE STILL ABOVE THE VERY LOW EXPOSURE LEVELS ESTABLISHED FOR DOGS.

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

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny and just a bit cooler Friday, clear Friday night,
  • Sunny and still very warm, but just a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (Independence Day), mostly clear Saturday night,
  • Mostly sunny just a bit warmer Sunday, then mostly clear at night.
  • lows near 60 highs 96-94 warming back to 96 Sunday.
  • Mostly sunny and a bit cooler Monday, Tuesday, (warmer) Wednesday and Thursday, mostly clear each night.
  • highs 92-86 warming to near 90 Thursday lows 57-55 warming back to 57 Wednesday night. (seasonal averages high 79 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Low- 8

Grass: High- 167

Reading as of: 7/2/15

 

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Mostly clear tonight,
  • Sunny and a bit cooler Friday, partly cloudy at night,
  • Sunny Saturday AM (Independence Day), partly cloudy and a bit cooler in the afternoon, mostly clear Saturday night,
  • Sunny and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Sunday afternoon, mostly clear with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy late Sunday night.
  • lows 66-63 warming to 65 Saturday night highs 101-96.
  • Partly cloudy and a bit cooler Monday, mostly clear Monday night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit cooler Tuesday, mostly clear at night,
  • Sunny Wednesday AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening, mostly clear late Wednesday night,
  • Sunny Thursday AM, then partly cloudy and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
  • highs 96-88 lows 65-60. (seasonal averages high 81 low 55)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly clear this evening, partly cloudy late tonight,
  • Mostly cloudy Friday AM, sunny in the afternoon, mostly cloudy Friday night and Saturday AM (Independence Day), partly cloudy in the afternoon, mostly clear Saturday night,
  • Sunny Sunday, then partly cloudy Sunday night.
  • lows near 55 highs near 65.
  • Then partly cloudy Monday through Thursday.
  • highs 62-64 lows near 53. (seasonal averages high 64 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny Friday, clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny Saturday (Independence Day), mostly clear Saturday night,
  • Mostly sunny in the AM, then partly cloudy and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon and Sunday night.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. tonight through Sunday, then 15,000 ft.  Sunday night.
  • lows 56-52 warming to 54 Sunday night highs near 88.
  • Partly cloudy Monday and at night,
  • Mostly sunny Tuesday AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening, clear late Tuesday night,
  • Sunny Wednesday AM, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and Wednesday night,
  • Then mostly sunny Thursday.
  • Free air freezing level 15,000 ft. Monday and Monday night, snow level above 8,000 ft. Tuesday through Wednesday night, then free air freezing level 14,000 ft. Thursday.
  • highs 88-75 lows 56-50.

 

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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 They Have Added More Into The Mix.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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

__________________

Here is my weekly weather quiz question. What is “acid precipitation?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is strengthening and will keep us warm for a while.

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 55 in the Moderate category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 30 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 32 in the Good  category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM FRIDAY FOR THE CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF OREGON, THE LOWER COLUMBIA, THE GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA, THE CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY, THE THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY, AND THE WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, THE CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS, THE CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY, AND THE UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY.
  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM FRIDAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, JOSEPHINE COUNTY, AND JACKSON COUNTY, AND THE EASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY FOOTHILLS.
  • A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND  AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES, THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON, AND THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY  FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON COUNTY HAS BEEN LIFTED. TOXINS ARE NOW WELL BELOW THE DANGEROUS LEVEL FOR HUMANS, BUT THE OREGON HEALTH AUTHORITY RECOMMENDS THAT PEOPLE CONTINUE TO BE CAUTIOUS WITH THEIR PETS BECAUSE THE TOXINS ARE STILL ABOVE THE VERY LOW EXPOSURE LEVELS ESTABLISHED FOR DOGS.

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

  • Sunny and hot today, mostly clear tonight,
  • Mostly sunny and just a bit cooler Friday, mostly clear Friday night,
  • Sunny and still very warm, but a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (Independence Day), then mostly clear Saturday night.
  • highs 99-93 lows 59-55 warming to 57 Saturday night.
  • Mostly sunny Sunday, Monday, (and a bit cooler) Tuesday and Wednesday, mostly clear each night.
  • highs 94-85 lows 59-56. (seasonal averages high 79 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Low- 8

Grass: Very High- 240

Reading as of: 7/1/15

 

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Sunny and warmer today and Friday mostly clear each night,
  • Sunny in the AM, then partly cloudy Saturday (Independence Day) and Saturday night.
  • highs 101-96 lows 66-63 warming to 65 Saturday night.
  • Mostly sunny and cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Sunday afternoon, mostly clear with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms at night,
  • Partly cloudy Monday AM, sunny and a bit cooler in the afternoon, mostly clear Monday night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit cooler Tuesday, mostly clear at night,
  • Then sunny Wednesday.
  • highs 96-88 lows 65-60. (seasonal averages high 81 low 55)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with patchy coastal fog this AM, sunny this afternoon, mostly clear this evening, partly cloudy tonight and Friday AM, sunny in the afternoon, partly cloudy in the evening, mostly cloudy late Friday night,
  • Then partly cloudy Saturday (Independence Day) and Saturday night.
  • highs near 65 lows near 55.
  • Partly cloudy Sunday AM, sunny and a bit cooler in the afternoon, partly cloudy Sunday night through Tuesday AM, sunny Tuesday afternoon, mostly clear at night,
  • Then partly cloudy and a bit warmer Wednesday.
  • highs 62-64 lows near 53. (seasonal averages high 64 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Sunny today, mostly clear tonight,
  • Mostly sunny and cooler Friday and Saturday (Independence Day), mostly clear Friday night, then partly cloudy Saturday night.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. today through Saturday night.
  • highs 92-87 lows 55-50 warming to 54 Saturday night.
  • Mostly sunny in the AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon, just partly cloudy Sunday night,
  • Partly cloudy Monday and at night,
  • Mostly sunny Tuesday AM, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening, clear late Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly sunny and a bit cooler Wednesday.
  • Free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Sunday, 15,000 ft. Sunday night through Monday night, snow level above 8,000 ft. Tuesday and Tuesday night, then free air freezing level 14,000 ft. Wednesday.
  • highs 88-75 lows 56-50.

 

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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 They Have Added More Into The Mix.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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

__________________

Here is my weekly weather quiz question. What is “acid precipitation?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is strengthening and will keep us warm for a while.

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Air Quality Index:

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

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 25 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 47 in the Good  category measuring Ozone.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM FRIDAY FOR THE CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF OREGON, THE LOWER COLUMBIA, THE GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA, THE CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY, THE THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY, AND THE WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, THE CENTRAL COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS, THE CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY, AND THE UPPER HOOD RIVER VALLEY.
  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM FRIDAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, JOSEPHINE COUNTY, AND JACKSON COUNTY, AND THE EASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY FOOTHILLS.
  • A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND  AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES, THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON, AND THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY  FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON COUNTY HAS BEEN LIFTED. TOXINS ARE NOW WELL BELOW THE DANGEROUS LEVEL FOR HUMANS, BUT THE OREGON HEALTH AUTHORITY RECOMMENDS THAT PEOPLE CONTINUE TO BE CAUTIOUS WITH THEIR PETS BECAUSE THE TOXINS ARE STILL ABOVE THE VERY LOW EXPOSURE LEVELS ESTABLISHED FOR DOGS.

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

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny and hot Thursday, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and just a bit cooler Friday, mostly clear Friday night,
  • Sunny and still very warm, but a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (Independence Day), then mostly clear Saturday night.
  • lows 62-58 highs 98-93.
  • Mostly sunny and warm Sunday, mostly clear at night,
  • Then mostly sunny and a bit cooler Monday through Wednesday.
  • highs 92-85 lows 62-56. (seasonal averages high 79 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Low- 8

Grass: Very High- 240

Reading as of: 7/1/15

 

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Sunny and warmer today and Thursday, and Friday mostly clear each night,
  • Mostly sunny and hot Saturday (Independence Day), partly cloudy  Saturday night.
  • lows 66-63 warming to 65 Saturday night highs 101-98.
  • Mostly sunny and cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Sunday afternoon, mostly clear with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms at night,
  • Partly cloudy Monday AM, sunny and a bit cooler Monday afternoon, mostly clear at night,
  • Partly cloudy Tuesday AM, sunny in the afternoon, mostly clear Tuesday night,
  • Then partly cloudy Wednesday.
  • highs 96-88 lows 65-60. (seasonal averages high 81 low 55)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly clear this evening, increasing clouds to mostly cloudy tonight and Thursday AM, sunny and a bit warmer Thursday afternoon, mostly clear in the evening, partly cloudy Thursday night and Friday AM, sunny in the afternoon, partly cloudy in the evening, mostly cloudy late Friday night,
  • Then partly cloudy Saturday (Independence Day) and Saturday night.
  • lows 53-58 highs near 65.
  • Partly cloudy Sunday AM, through Tuesday.
  • highs 62-64 lows near 53. (seasonal averages high 64 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny Thursday, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and cooler Friday and Saturday (Independence Day), mostly clear Friday night, then partly cloudy Saturday night.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. tonight through Saturday night.
  • lows 57-54 highs 87-82.
  • Mostly sunny in the AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler Sunday afternoon , just partly cloudy Sunday night,
  • Mostly sunny Monday, partly cloudy and Monday night,
  • Mostly sunny Tuesday AM, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening, clear late Tuesday night,
  • Then mostly sunny and a bit cooler Wednesday.
  • Free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Sunday, 15,000 ft. Sunday night through Monday night, snow level above 8,000 ft. and Tuesday night, then free air freezing level 14,000 ft. Wednesday.
  • highs 80-75 lows 56-50.

 

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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 They Have Added More Into The Mix.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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

__________________

Here is my weekly weather quiz question. What is “acid precipitation?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is strengthening and we warm up again for a few days with a bit of a cool-down for the 4th of July.

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 38 in the Good category measuring Ozone.

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

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 39 in the Good  category measuring Ozone.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TODAY UNTIL 9 PM FRIDAY FOR THE CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF OREGON, THE LOWER COLUMBIA, THE GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA, THE CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY, THE THE SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY, AND THE WESTERN COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE.
  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TODAY UNTIL 11 PM FRIDAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, JOSEPHINE COUNTY, AND JACKSON COUNTY.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY  FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON COUNTY HAS BEEN LIFTED. TOXINS ARE NOW WELL BELOW THE DANGEROUS LEVEL FOR HUMANS, BUT THE OREGON HEALTH AUTHORITY RECOMMENDS THAT PEOPLE CONTINUE TO BE CAUTIOUS WITH THEIR PETS BECAUSE THE TOXINS ARE STILL ABOVE THE VERY LOW EXPOSURE LEVELS ESTABLISHED FOR DOGS.

 

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

  • Sunny and warmer today and Thursday, clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit cooler Friday, then partly cloudy Friday night.
  • highs 96-98 cooling to 95 Friday lows 60-62 cooling back to 58 Friday night.
  • Partly cloudy in the AM, mostly sunny and very warm Saturday afternoon (Independence Day), then partly cloudy Saturday night.
  • Mostly sunny and very warm Sunday, partly cloudy at night and Monday AM, mostly sunny and a bit cooler Monday afternoon and Tuesday, then partly cloudy Monday night and Tuesday.
  • highs 95-87 lows near 58. (seasonal averages high 78 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Moderate- 21

Grass: High- 73

Reading as of: 6/30/15

 

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Sunny and warmer today and Thursday, and Friday mostly clear each night,
  • highs 100-102 dropping to 100 Friday lows 66-63.
  • Mostly sunny and hot Saturday (Independence Day), partly cloudy  Saturday night,
  • Mostly sunny and cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Sunday afternoon, mostly clear with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms at night,
  • Partly cloudy Monday AM, sunny and a bit cooler Monday afternoon, mostly clear at night,
  • Then mostly sunny Tuesday.
  • highs 100-90 lows 60-63 cooling back to 60 Monday night. (seasonal averages high 81 low 55)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Partly cloudy with patchy coastal fog this AM, sunny this afternoon, partly cloudy in the evening, mostly cloudy tonight and Thursday AM, mostly sunny and a bit warmer Thursday afternoon, mostly clear in the evening, then partly cloudy Thursday night through Friday night,
  • highs 65-68 cooling back to 65 Friday lows 53-55 cooling back to 53 Friday.
  • Partly cloudy Saturday (Independence Day) through Tuesday.
  • highs 68-60 lows near 53. (seasonal averages high 63 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Sunny today, Thursday, and Friday (a bit cooler), clear tonight and Thursday night,then partly cloudy Friday night.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. today through Friday night.
  • highs 88-85 lows 57-55.
  • Mostly sunny in the AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (Independence Day), just partly cloudy Saturday night,
  • Then partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms Sunday through Monday AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler in the afternoon and Monday night,
  • Mostly sunny Tuesday AM, then partly cloudy in the afternoon.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Saturday and Saturday night, snow level above 8,000 ft. Sunday through Monday, free air freezing level 15,000 ft. Monday night, then 14,000 ft. Tuesday.
  • highs 84-78 lows 55-52.

 

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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 They Have Added More Into The Mix.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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

__________________

Here is my weekly weather quiz question. What is “acid precipitation?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is strengthening and we warm up again for a few days with a bit of a cool-down for the 4th of July.

________________

Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 38 in the Good category measuring Ozone.

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

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 39 in the Good  category measuring Ozone.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM WEDNESDAY UNTIL 11 PM FRIDAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, JOSEPHINE COUNTY, AND JACKSON COUNTY.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON. SWALLOWING OR INHALING WATER DROPLETS, AS WELL AS SKIN CONTACT WITH WATER SHOULD BE AVOIDED. DRINKING WATER DIRECTLY FROM LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVOIR IS ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS. UNTIL THE ADVISORY IS LIFTED THERE SHOULD BE NO HUMAN OR ANIMAL CONTACT WITH THE WATER.

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

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny and warmer Wednesday and Thursday, clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit cooler Friday, then partly cloudy Friday night.
  • lows 58-62 cooling back to 58 Friday night highs 96-98 cooling to 95 Friday.
  • Partly cloudy in the AM, mostly sunny and very warm Saturday afternoon (Independence Day), then partly cloudy Saturday night.
  • Mostly sunny Sunday, partly cloudy at night and Monday AM, mostly sunny and a bit cooler in the afternoon and Tuesday, then partly cloudy Monday night and Tuesday.
  • highs 95-87 lows 60-57. (seasonal averages high 78 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Moderate- 21

Grass: High- 73

Reading as of: 6/30/15

 

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny and warmer Wednesday and Thursday, mostly clear each night,
  • Partly cloudy and still hot Friday, then partly cloudy at night.
  • lows 63-66 cooling back to 63 Friday night highs 100-102 dropping to 100 Friday.
  • Partly cloudy and hot Saturday (Independence Day) and Saturday night,
  • Mostly sunny and cooler with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Sunday afternoon and at night,
  • Partly cloudy Monday AM, sunny and a bit cooler Monday afternoon, mostly clear at night,
  • Then mostly sunny Tuesday.
  • highs 100-90 lows 60-63 cooling back to 60 Monday night. (seasonal averages high 81 low 55)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with patchy coastal fog this evening while mostly clear inland tonight,
  • Partly cloudy with patchy coastal fog Wednesday AM, sunny in the afternoon, partly cloudy in the evening, mostly cloudy Wednesday night and Thursday AM, mostly sunny and a bit warmer Thursday afternoon, then partly cloudy Thursday night through Friday night,
  • lows 53-55 cooling back to 53 Friday highs 65-70 cooling back to 65 Friday.
  • Partly cloudy Saturday (Independence Day) through Tuesday.
  • highs 68-60 lows near 53. (seasonal averages high 63 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday (cooler), clear Wednesday night and Thursday night,then partly cloudy Friday night.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. tonight through Friday night.
  • lows 52-58 cooling to 56 Friday night highs 88-85.
  • Mostly sunny in the AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday afternoon (Independence Day) and in the evening, just partly cloudy Saturday night,
  • Then partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms Sunday through Monday AM, partly cloudy in the afternoon and Monday night,
  • Mostly sunny Tuesday AM, then partly cloudy in the afternoon.
  • snow level above 8,000 ft. Saturday through Monday, free air freezing level 15,000 ft. Monday night, then 14,000 ft. Tuesday.
  • highs 84-78 lows 55-52.

 

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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 They Have Added More Into The Mix.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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 “acid precipitation?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is strengthening and we warm up again for a few days with a bit of a cool-down for the 4th of July.

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 30 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

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

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 21 in the Good  category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM WEDNESDAY UNTIL 11 PM FRIDAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, JOSEPHINE COUNTY, AND JACKSON COUNTY.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON. SWALLOWING OR INHALING WATER DROPLETS, AS WELL AS SKIN CONTACT WITH WATER SHOULD BE AVOIDED. DRINKING WATER DIRECTLY FROM LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVOIR IS ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS. UNTIL THE ADVISORY IS LIFTED THERE SHOULD BE NO HUMAN OR ANIMAL CONTACT WITH THE WATER.

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

  • Sunny and warmer today and Wednesday, clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and hot Thursday, then partly cloudy at night.
  • highs 93-98 lows 58-62.
  • Partly cloudy in the AM, mostly sunny and very warm Saturday afternoon (Independence Day), partly cloudy Saturday night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit cooler Sunday, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny Monday AM, then partly cloudy and cooler in the afternoon.
  • highs 95-97 cooling to cooling to 87 Monday lows near 60. (seasonal averages high 77 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Moderate- 21

Grass: High- 73

Reading as of: 6/30/15

 

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Sunny and warmer today, Wednesday and Thursday, mostly clear each night.
  • highs 95-102 lows 63-66 cooling to 64 Thursday night.
  • Partly cloudy and still hot Friday, partly cloudy at night,
  • Partly cloudy and hot with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Saturday (Independence Day) through Sunday AM, sunny and cooler in the afternoon, mostly clear in the evening, partly cloudy late Sunday night and Monday AM, then sunny and a bit cooler Monday afternoon.
  • highs 102-90 lows near 64. (seasonal averages high 80 low 54)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with patchy fog this AM at the shore and sunny this afternoon while sunny inland, mostly clear tonight,
  • Partly cloudy Wednesday AM, sunny in the afternoon, mostly clear in the evening, partly cloudy Wednesday night,
  • Partly cloudy in the AM, mostly sunny and a bit warmer Thursday afternoon, then partly cloudy at night.
  • highs 66-70 lows near 54.
  • Partly cloudy Friday through Saturday (Independence Day), partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms late Saturday night and Sunday AM, sunny in the afternoon, mostly clear in the evening, partly cloudy Sunday night,
  • Partly cloudy Monday AM, then sunny in the afternoon.
  • highs 68-64 lows near 53. (seasonal averages high 63 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Sunny today and Wednesday, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny Thursday, then partly cloudy Thursday night.
  • free air freezing level 14,000 ft. today, then 16,000 ft. tonight through Thursday night.
  • highs 80-88 lows 52-58.
  • Mostly sunny Friday, partly cloudy at night,
  • Partly cloudy and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday afternoon (Independence Day) and in the evening, just partly cloudy Saturday night,
  • Then partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms Sunday through Monday.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Friday and Friday night, then snow level above 8,000 ft. Saturday through Monday.
  • highs 85-79 lows near 56.

 

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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 They Have Added More Into The Mix.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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 “acid precipitation?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is getting weaker. Low pressure moving its way up at us from the south adds enough moisture for a chance of thunderstorms mainly at the coast and Cascade Crest. High pressure strengthens and we warm up again with a bit of a cool-down For the 4th of July.

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 39 in the Good category measuring Ozone.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 31 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 38 in the Good  category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:.

  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM THIS EVENING FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON AND THE FOOTHILLS OF THE NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON. SWALLOWING OR INHALING WATER DROPLETS, AS WELL AS SKIN CONTACT WITH WATER SHOULD BE AVOIDED. DRINKING WATER DIRECTLY FROM LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVOIR IS ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS. UNTIL THE ADVISORY IS LIFTED THERE SHOULD BE NO HUMAN OR ANIMAL CONTACT WITH THE WATER.

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

  • Mostly clear tonight,
  • Mostly sunny and warmer Tuesday, clear at night,
  • Sunny and even warmer Wednesday, clear Wednesday night,
  • Mostly sunny and hot Thursday and Friday (a bit cooler), then partly cloudy at night.
  • lows 58-62 highs 93-98.
  • Partly cloudy in the AM, mostly sunny and Saturday afternoon (Independence Day), then partly cloudy Saturday night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit cooler Sunday, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny Monday AM, then partly cloudy and cooler in the afternoon.
  • highs 95-97 cooling to cooling to 87 Monday lows near 60. (seasonal averages high 77 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Low- 0*

Grass: Low- 0*

Reading as of: 6/29/15

* Allergy Associates acknowledge that it is very unusual for the pollen count to suddenly drop to zero at the end of the season after it was so high last weekend. The 4th of July is usually the end of the pollen season.

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny and warmer Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, clear Tuesday night and Wednesday night, then partly cloudy Thursday night.
  • lows 62-66 cooling to 64 Thursday night highs 95-102.
  • Partly cloudy and still hot Friday, mostly clear with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the evening, mostly clear Friday night,
  • Partly cloudy and hot with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Saturday (Independence Day) through Sunday AM, sunny and cooler in the afternoon, partly cloudy at night and Monday AM, then sunny and a bit cooler Monday afternoon.
  • highs 102-90 lows near 64. (seasonal averages high 80 low 54)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly clear at the shore this evening and mostly cloudy late tonight while clear inland tonight,
  • Mostly cloudy in the AM at the shore and sunny Tuesday afternoon while sunny inland, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly cloudy at the shore in the AM and sunny in the afternoon while sunny and a bit warmer Wednesday afternoon inland, mostly clear Wednesday night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit warmer Thursday, then mostly clear at night.
  • lows near 54 highs 66-70.
  • Mostly sunny Friday and Saturday (Independence Day), mostly clear Friday night, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms late Saturday night and Sunday AM, sunny in the afternoon, mostly clear in the evening, partly cloudy and a bit cooler Sunday night,
  • Partly cloudy Monday AM, then sunny in the afternoon.
  • highs 68-64 lows near 53. (seasonal averages high 63 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly clear tonight,
  • Sunny Tuesday and Wednesday, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny Thursday, then partly cloudy Thursday night.
  • free air freezing level 14,000 ft. tonight and Tuesday, then 16,000 ft. Tuesday night through Thursday night.
  • lows 54-56 highs 84-90.
  • Mostly sunny Friday, partly cloudy at night,
  • Partly cloudy and a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms Saturday (Independence Day) and in the evening, just partly cloudy Saturday night,
  • Then partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms Sunday through Monday.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Friday and Friday night, then snow level above 8,000 ft. Saturday through Monday.
  • highs 86-79 lows near 56.

 

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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 They Have Added More Into The Mix.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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 “acid precipitation?” Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is getting weaker. Low pressure will move up at us from the south bring enough moisture for a chance of thunderstorms then high pressure strengthens and we warm up again.

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 14 in the Good category measuring Ozone.

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

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 15 in the Good  category measuring Ozone.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM TODAY FOR THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY OUTFLOW FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON, THE SOUTHERN BLUE AND STRAWBERRY MOUNTAINS, AND  THE CENTRAL BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON.
  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM THIS EVENING FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON AND THE FOOTHILLS OF THE NORTHERN BLUE MOUNTAINS.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON. SWALLOWING OR INHALING WATER DROPLETS, AS WELL AS SKIN CONTACT WITH WATER SHOULD BE AVOIDED. DRINKING WATER DIRECTLY FROM LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVOIR IS ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS. UNTIL THE ADVISORY IS LIFTED THERE SHOULD BE NO HUMAN OR ANIMAL CONTACT WITH THE WATER.

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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 this AM, mostly sunny and warmer this afternoon, mostly clear tonight,
  • Sunny and warmer Tuesday and Wednesday, clear at night,
  • highs 86-96 lows 58-60.
  • Mostly sunny Thursday (hot), Friday (cooler) and Saturday (Independence Day), partly cloudy Friday night, then partly cloudy Saturday night and Sunday.
  • highs 100-89 lows 63-58. (seasonal averages high 77 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Low- 8

Grass: High- 172

Reading as of: 6/26/15

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms late this morning, partly cloudy this afternoon, mostly clear tonight,
  • Sunny and warmer Tuesday and Wednesday, mostly clear both nights.
  • highs 88-100 lows 62-66.
  • Mostly sunny and hot Thursday, partly cloudy at night and Friday AM, sunny and hot with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Friday afternoon, mostly clear with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms in the evening, mostly clear late Friday night,
  • Sunny Saturday AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler in the afternoon (Independence Day), mostly clear at night,
  • Then mostly sunny and a bit cooler Sunday.
  • highs 102-104 cooling to 96 Sunday lows 65-62. (seasonal averages high 80 low 54)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this AM, partly cloudy this afternoon, mostly clear at the shore this evening and mostly cloudy late at night while mostly clear inland tonight,
  • Mostly cloudy in the AM at the shore and sunny Tuesday afternoon while sunny inland, mostly clear at night,
  • Sunny and a bit warmer Wednesday, then mostly clear Wednesday night.
  • highs near 68 lows near 54.
  • Mostly sunny Thursday, Friday and Saturday (Independence Day), mostly clear each night,
  • Then sunny Sunday.
  • highs 70-66 Saturday warming to 68 Sunday lows 52-54. (seasonal averages high 63 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly sunny this AM, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon, mostly clear tonight,
  • Sunny Tuesday and Wednesday, mostly clear at night,
  • snow level above 8,000 ft. today, then free air freezing level 16,000 ft. tonight through Wednesday night.
  • highs 78-90 lows 54-58.
  • Mostly sunny Thursday and Friday, partly cloudy each night,
  • Partly cloudy and a bit cooler Saturday (Independence Day) through Sunday.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Thursday through Sunday.
  • highs 90-80 lows 63-58 warming to 60 Saturday night.

 

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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 Things Seemed Much Simpler And Innocent Back Then.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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

__________________

Here is my weekly weather quiz question for the last time. What is an “acre-foot?” Here is the correct answer. An Acre-foot is the amount of water required to cover one acre to a depth of one foot. An acre-foot equals 326,851 gallons, or 43,560 cubic feet. I’ll have a new weekly weather quiz question for you starting Monday. Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is getting weaker. Low pressure will move up at us from the south bring enough moisture for a chance of thunderstorms then we warm up again.

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 29 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 39 in the Good category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: The Air Quality Index is 28 in the Good  category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MONDAY FOR THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY OUTFLOW FOR THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON, THE SOUTHERN BLUE AND STRAWBERRY MOUNTAINS, AND  THE CENTRAL BLUE MOUNTAINS OF OREGON.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM TODAY FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES -DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST – MINUS SISTERS RANGER DISTRICT – CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM TODAY FOR THE UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES, THE KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST, SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON DESERT INCLUDING THE BLM LAND IN EASTERN LAKE COUNTY AND WESTERN HARNEY COUNTY.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON. SWALLOWING OR INHALING WATER DROPLETS, AS WELL AS SKIN CONTACT WITH WATER SHOULD BE AVOIDED. DRINKING WATER DIRECTLY FROM LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVOIR IS ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS. UNTIL THE ADVISORY IS LIFTED THERE SHOULD BE NO HUMAN OR ANIMAL CONTACT WITH THE WATER.

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

  • Mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms this evening, partly cloudy late at night,
  • Mostly cloudy Monday AM, mostly sunny in the afternoon, mostly clear Monday night,
  • Sunny and warmer Tuesday, clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and warmer Wednesday, then mostly clear Wednesday night.
  • lows 60-58 warming back to 60 Wednesday night highs 88-96.
  • Mostly sunny Thursday (hot) and Friday (cooler), partly cloudy both nights,
  • Partly cloudy Saturday AM, mostly sunny in the afternoon (Independence Day), then partly cloudy Saturday night and Sunday.
  • highs 97-90 warming to 92 Sunday lows 62-58. (seasonal averages high 77 low 50)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Low- 8

Grass: High- 172

Reading as of: 6/26/15

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this evening, just partly cloudy late tonight,
  • Mostly cloudy Monday AM, sunny in the afternoon and Tuesday (warmer), mostly clear both nights,
  • Mostly sunny and warmer Wednesday, then mostly clear Wednesday night.
  • lows 62-60 warming to 66 Wednesday night highs 90-100.
  • Sunny Thursday AM, partly cloudy and warmer in the afternoon and evening, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and hot with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Friday, mostly clear with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Friday night,
  • Sunny Saturday AM, partly cloudy and a bit cooler in the afternoon (Independence Day), mostly clear at night,
  • Then mostly sunny and a bit cooler Sunday.
  • highs 104-96 lows 66-62. (seasonal averages high 80 low 54)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy this evening, partly cloudy late tonight,
  • Mostly cloudy Monday AM, sunny in the afternoon, mostly clear in the evening at the beaches and mostly cloudy late at night while mostly clear inland Monday night,
  • Partly cloudy in the AM, sunny Tuesday afternoon, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit warmer Wednesday, then mostly clear Wednesday night.
  • lows 55-52 warming back to 55 Wednesday night highs 62-65.
  •  Mostly sunny Thursday, Friday and Saturday (Independence Day), mostly clear each night,
  • Partly cloudy Friday and Friday night,
  • Then sunny Sunday.
  • highs 68-70 cooling to 66 Saturday warming to 68 Sunday lows near 54. (seasonal averages high 63 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • Mostly cloudy with a (40%) chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms this evening, partly cloudy with a (40%) chance of isolated showers and thunderstorms late tonight (under 0.10 in. of rain possible, more in storms),
  • Partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms Monday, just partly cloudy Monday night,
  • Sunny Tuesday, clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny Wednesday, then partly cloudy Wednesday night.
  • snow level above 8,000 ft. tonight and Monday, then free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Monday night through Wednesday night.
  • lows 56-53 warming to 59 Wednesday night highs 78-90.
  • Mostly sunny Thursday and Friday, partly cloudy each night,
  • Partly cloudy Saturday (Independence Day) through Sunday.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Thursday through Sunday.
  • highs 88-82 lows 62-56 warming to 58 Saturday night.

 

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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 Things Seemed Much Simpler And Innocent Back Then.

_____

And don’t forget my latest feature story in the continuing series on service club organizations called This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

_____

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

__________________

Here is my weekly weather quiz question for the last time. What is an “acre-foot?” Here is the correct answer. An Acre-foot is the amount of water required to cover one acre to a depth of one foot. An acre-foot equals 326,851 gallons, or 43,560 cubic feet. I’ll have a new weekly weather quiz question for you starting Monday. Please remember to post your answer as a comment by clicking on “no comments /comments” in the upper right hand portion of this page under the caption, then add your comment. The first person to post the correct answer will win a week of free personalized weather forecasts tailored to your needs. The answer has to be a comment to win. An email answer will not count. Good luck.

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high pressure ridge (Shaded “Arch” shape in blue arrows) is getting stronger right over us. The high is trapping the hot air over the Pacific Northwest producing the hottest temperatures so far this year. We’ll start cooling down from the upper 90s due to an increase in marine air moving in from the west. There will be a slight chance of thunderstorms through Monday AM.

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Air Quality Index:

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 38 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 41 in the Good  category measuring Particulate Matter.

Data courtesy of Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA).

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Advisories:

  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM TODAY FOR HOT, DRY, UNSTABLE CONDITIONS, UNSEASONABLY DRY FUELS, AND THE POTENTIAL OF ABUNDANT LIGHTNING. THE AREA INCLUDES THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY AND ADJACENT COAST RANGE AND CASCADE FOOTHILLS, MOUNT HOOD NATIONAL FOREST WEST OF THE CASCADE CREST, AND THE WILLAMETTE NATIONAL FOREST.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM TODAY FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS AND ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS FOR THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES -DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST – MINUS SISTERS RANGER DISTRICT – CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM TODAY FOR THE UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES, THE KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST, SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON DESERT INCLUDING THE BLM LAND IN EASTERN LAKE COUNTY AND WESTERN HARNEY COUNTY.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR INCREASING THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY UNTIL 11 AM TODAY THE WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST, THE WESTERN ROGUE RIVER-SISKIYOU NATIONAL FOREST, THE WESTERN ROGUE BASIN INCLUDING THE THE ILLINOIS VALLEY, THE SISKIYOUS MOUNTAINS AND EASTERN ROGUE VALLEY.
  • A HEALTH ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE PRESENCE OF BLUE-GREEN ALGAE TOXINS IN LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVIOR IN JEFFERSON. SWALLOWING OR INHALING WATER DROPLETS, AS WELL AS SKIN CONTACT WITH WATER SHOULD BE AVOIDED. DRINKING WATER DIRECTLY FROM LAKE BILLY CHINOOK RESERVOIR IS ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS. UNTIL THE ADVISORY IS LIFTED THERE SHOULD BE NO HUMAN OR ANIMAL CONTACT WITH THE WATER.

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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 today and cooler with a (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers tonight and Monday AM, partly cloudy and warmer Monday afternoon and at night,
  • Mostly sunny Tuesday AM, partly cloudy and very warm in the afternoon, then mostly clear Tuesday night.
  • highs 86-90 lows 59-56 warming to 58 Tuesday night.
  • Mostly sunny and warmer Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, mostly clear at night, partly cloudy Friday night and Saturday AM, then mostly sunny and just a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (Independence Day).
  • highs 93-95 cooling back to 93 Saturday lows near 60. (seasonal averages high 77 low 49)

Eugene/Springfield Pollen Count:

Trees: Low- 8

Grass: High- 172

Reading as of: 6/26/15

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Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg:

  • Mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of thunderstorms and cooler today, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms this evening, just partly cloudy late Sunday night,
  • Sunny and a bit warmer Monday, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit warmer Tuesday, then mostly clear at night.
  • highs 88-94 lows near 60.
  • Mostly sunny and a bit hot Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, mostly clear each night,
  • Sunny Saturday AM, then partly cloudy and hot Saturday afternoon (Independence Day).
  • highs 97-103 lows 66-63. (seasonal averages high 80 low 54)

 

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Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms today, mostly cloudy this evening, partly cloudy late to night,
  • Mostly cloudy Monday AM, sunny in the afternoon, mostly clear in the evening at the beaches while mostly clear inland Monday night,
  • Mostly cloudy in the AM, sunny Tuesday afternoon, then mostly clear at night.
  • highs 60-63 lows near 53.
  • Mostly sunny and a bit warmer Wednesday and Thursday, mostly clear at night,
  • Partly cloudy Friday and Friday night,
  • Sunny in the AM, then partly cloudy and a bit cooler Saturday afternoon (Independence Day).
  • highs near 67 lows 57-54. (seasonal averages high 63 low 52)

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Forecast for the Cascades in Lane County:

  • A mix of clouds and sun and a bit cooler with a (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms today (0.10 in. of rain possible, more in storms), partly cloudy with a (30%) chance of showers and thunderstorms tonight (under 0.10 in. of rain possible, more in storms),
  • Partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Monday AM, mostly sunny and just a bit cooler with a slight (20%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon, partly cloudy Monday night,
  • Mostly sunny Tuesday AM, then partly cloudy and a bit warmer Tuesday afternoon and at night.
  • snow level above 8,000 ft. today through Monday, then free air freezing level 15,000 ft. Monday night through Tuesday night.
  • highs 78-76 warming to near 80 Tuesday lows 55-53 warming to 60 Tuesday night.
  • Partly cloudy Wednesday AM, mostly sunny and warmer Wednesday afternoon, Thursday and Friday, partly cloudy each night,
  • Then partly cloudy Saturday (Independence Day).
  • free air freezing level 15,000 ft. Wednesday, 16,000 ft. Wednesday night through Friday, 16,000 ft. falling to 15,000 ft. Friday night, 15,000 ft. rising to 16,000 ft. Saturday.
  • highs 86-88 cooling back to 86 Saturday lows near 60.

 

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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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