Oregon Expects Record 100-Degree Temperatures for Early June

Oregon Expects Record 100-Degree Temperatures for Early June

  Oregon may not get respite from blazing heat until the beginning of next week. According to “The Oregonian,” on June 4, 2016, The National Weather Service, announced an excessive heat warning alert with triple-digit-temperatures for the state of Oregon, especially, the Northwest region. The forecast is for temperatures reaching and even crossing the 100-degree […]

Oil Train Derailed in Columbia Gorge Near Mosier Oregon [Update]

Oil Train Derailed in Columbia Gorge Near Mosier Oregon [Update]

The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) has closed I-84 between The Dalles and Cascade Locks as a result of an oil train derailing. KGW News, an NBC affiliate, reported the accident occurred at 12:00 p.m. PDT, on June 3, 2016. Initially, I-84 was only closed between Mosier and The Dalles, however, ODOT extended the interstate […]

Wind Advisory Issued for Northwestern U.S. Gusts of 85 MPH Possible

Wind Advisory Issued for Northwestern U.S. Gusts of 85 MPH Possible

The National Weather Service (NWS) issued several wind¬†advisories for the states of Oregon, Washington, and Northern California on March 9, 2016. There could be gusts of wind of up to 85 miles per hour (mph). These high wind warnings vary depending upon their geographic location in the Northwestern United States. Southern Oregon and Northern California […]