Earthquake Anniversary Marks 315 Years

EUGENE, Ore. — Jan. 26 marks the anniversary of the last Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake. It shook the Pacific Northwest 315 years ago. Scientists say the next big one could strike Oregon at any time and will likely be 9.0 or higher. Emergency preparedness officials say you always should have an emergency kit ready that … Continue reading »

Mild Weather Continues

While the East Coast is bracing for a historic snow storm the West Coast is setting record high temperatures! Three records were broken in western Oregon this weekend. On Saturday Eugene set a new record for high temperature by hitting 68°, beating the old record of 65° set back in 1935. On Sunday North Bend and … Continue reading »

Brush Fire Burns near San Francisco

PACIFICA, Calif. (CNN) — Flames erupted early Monday morning in Pacifica about 15 miles south of San Francisco. High winds pushed the brush fire near a neighborhood, forcing dozens of evacuations. It also threatened a nearby high school. No injuries were reported and no homes were damaged. Residents were later allowed to return home. Now, … Continue reading »

New York Prepares for Historic Storm

NEW YORK CITY (CNN) — A potentially historic snow storm is expected to hit New York City Monday night. Mayor Bill de Blasio is telling New Yorkers to get ready for the extreme weather. “I want everyone to understand that we are facing, most likely, one of the largest snow storms in the history of this … Continue reading »

New Record Highs Set This Weekend

Chief Meteorologist Marisa Woloszyn’s Forecast Discussion: Roseburg set a new record high temperature Sunday, reaching 67 degrees, which beats the old record of 64 degrees. North Bend also set a record high temperatures Sunday, reaching 70 degrees. This temperature beats the 80-year-old record of 65 degrees. Eugene set a new record high temperature Saturday, reaching … Continue reading »

New Records Set Saturday

Chief Meteorologist Marisa Woloszyn’s Forecast Discussion: Eugene set a new record high temperature Saturday, reaching 68 degrees. This beat the 80-year-old record of 65 degrees. Roseburg also tied its record high temperature of 64 degrees. High pressure builds in the weekend and sticks around through Tuesday. Skies will be sunny along the Coast and in … Continue reading »

Sunny Saturday

Chief Meteorologist Marisa Woloszyn’s Forecast Discussion: High pressure builds in the weekend and sticks around through Tuesday. Skies will be sunny along the Coast and in the Cascades Saturday through Tuesday. Highs temperatures will be near 70 degrees along the Coast and near 60 degrees in the Cascades. Skies will be mostly sunny in the Willamette Valley and … Continue reading »

Sunny & Warm or Foggy & Cool

Chief Meteorologist Marisa Woloszyn’s Forecast Discussion: A weak front will move in Friday, but we’ll just have some isolated showers through the day. Highs will be in the 50s. High pressure builds in the weekend and sticks around through Tuesday. Skies will be sunny along the Coast and in the Cascades Saturday through Tuesday. Highs … Continue reading »

Students Build Tissue Hot Air Balloon

EUGENE, Ore. — Science is always more fun when you can see it in action. Fifth grade students at Gilham Elementary have been studying molecules and how they react to hot air. They’ve been waiting for the perfect opportunity to launch their balloon, and Wednesday morning they had just the right weather for the perfect … Continue reading »

8 Earthquakes Reported in Nevada

(CNN) — The USGS reports eight earthquakes in the last 24 hours in northeast Nevada, including one that had a magnitude of 4.5. This area is about 45 miles southeast of Lakeview, Oregon. You may remember a similar swarm of earthquakes back in November. Earthquakes in this area have been going on since July. The … Continue reading »

Older posts «

» Newer posts