Steve January Record Highs

A Mild Stretch Ahead

Are you ready for a mild weekend?   That warm-upper level ridge that we have been talking about will be making its way in and projected high…

Trucks and cars drive slowly on an icy rural road Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, near Newtown, Pa. Rain "flash-freezing" on roads, sidewalks and commuter train platforms has made travel hazardous in the Northeast, leading to several highway closures and accidents that claimed at least four lives. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Freezing rain makes Northeast roads slick

Rain “flash-freezing” on roads and sidewalks left an icy glaze under feet and tires across much of the northeast on Sunday, causing crashes …

Image of Columbia Gorge winds

Our East Winds do have a name after all

Many of us have heard of the Santa Ana’s, Chinook Winds and even the weather system called Alberta Clipper, right? But where did the names o…

Peaches on a tree at Douglas Farms on Sauvie Island, July 23, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Abrupt freeze damages fruit orchards

Temperatures in northeast Oregon plummeted to as low as 5 degrees during the mid-November freeze, harming trees and damaging fruit buds.