Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rogue Valley International Airport (KMFR)

Lat: 42.37503°NLon: 122.87696°WElev: 1312ft.

Smoke

93°F

34°C

Humidity 14%
Wind Speed W 9 MPH
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 18 Aug 6:00 pm PDT
Extended Forecast for

Medford OR

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 60. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 96 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Areas of smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 98 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Areas of smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Areas Smoke

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Areas Smoke

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 60. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Areas of smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Monday
Areas of smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light and variable wind.
Monday Night
Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Areas of smoke. Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Tuesday Night
Areas of smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
Areas of smoke. Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 62.
Friday
Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Areas of smoke. Clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Areas of smoke. Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Medford OR
 42.33°N 122.88°W (Elev. 1385 ft)
2:48 pm PDT Aug 18, 2018
6pm PDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm PDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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