On the Cusp: August Oregon Freeze

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A FREEZE WATCH… IN EFFECT FOR FRIDAY MORNING.[Aug 23, 2012]

WIDESPREAD FREEZING TEMPERATURES POSSIBLE OVER MUCH OF NORTHERN KLAMATH AND LAKE COUNTIES

COOL HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING. CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS WILL LEAD TO ADDITIONAL COOLING.

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…BEATTY…CHEMULT…CRESCENT…GILCHRIST… SPRAGUE RIVER

* TEMPERATURES: 28 TO 32. SOME LOW SPOTS MAY FALL INTO THE MID  20S.

* COLDEST TEMPERATURES EXPECTED AROUND DAWN  FRIDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS: SENSITIVE CROPS AND VEGETATION COULD BE DAMAGED OR  KILLED IF NOT PROTECTED.

It is only August 23rd, it is not even fall yet.

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3 thoughts on “On the Cusp: August Oregon Freeze

  1. Steve Willer August 23, 2012 / 1:33 pm

    First winter weather warnings up for Glacier Park in Montana; could be considered a little early.

    • Russ August 23, 2012 / 4:12 pm

      Steve,

      Thanks for the heads up. Do your have a link for the warning?

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