September 26 – Morning Headlines

This years quiet riot during the UofO move in weekend
This years quiet riot during the UofO move in weekend


  • Two-year closure for I-5 exit
    As part of the ongoing Willamette River Interstate 5 bridge project, construction crews will close down on October 3 the northbound I-5 off-ramp to Franklin Bouvelard for up to two years. The ramp provides quick access to both the University of Oregon …
  • Eugene Climber Killed in Fall on North Sister Mountain
    A man is presumed dead Sunday night after Lane County Sheriff’s Deputies said he fell while hiking in the Three Sisters Wilderness on Saturday.   Friends and family of 37-year-old Brian Jones said he was climbing on North Sister Mountain, an…
  • Eugene police assert control during infamous party weekend
    Questions swirled this past weekend as the one-year anniversary of the now-infamous riot at East 14th Avenue and Ferry Street approached. Police prepared themselves by planning an aggressive operation that resulted in the arrest and jailing of many ove…
  • Pickup truck sinks in Siuslaw River
    A Ford pickup and a boat trailer sank in the Siuslaw River Saturday afternoon after a man backed his truck down the Cushman boat ramp east of Florence to launch his boat. The man got out of the pickup to push the boat off the trailer, the pickup rolled
  • Ducks move up to No. 9 in AP Poll
    Another decisive victory away from home pushed LSU to No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll for the first time since 2007. Oregon was moved up to No….
  • Potent Oregon running game shows full form against Arizona
    LaMichael James dominated Arizona’s defense running for a Oregon school record 288 yards and propelling the Ducks to a 56-31 victory over Arizona. (Colin Darland/Courtesy Arizona Daily Wildcat)After a rough start to a year in which he was consider…
  • Oregon volleyball sweeps Colorado, Utah on the road
    Oregon’s first-ever Pac-12 volleyball road trip was a resounding success. The No. 15 Ducks had little trouble dispatching conference newcomers Utah and Colorado over the weekend, winning both matches by shutout. Oregon (11-1, 4-0 Pac-12) extended its…

Tim Chuey Weather:

The rainy season looks like it has started in earnest and will bring even more rain this week. A short break mid week then more rain late in the week.

An upper level trough of low pressure has moved in along the coast bringing the chance of rain with it. A cold front pushed through Oregon Sunday and following behind will be another front Monday. Yet another frontal system will come in later in the week to increase the chances of precipitation. There are a lot of dry lawns, grasslands, and forests that greatly appreciate the rainy season getting under way.

Mostly cloudy  today with a slight (20%) chance of rain and breezy (wind: S 15-25 mph in the afternoon), rain tonight (0.25 in. of rain possible), cloudy Tuesday AM and partly cloudy in the afternoon with a good (50%) chance of rain, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Tuesday evening, partly cloudy with patchy fog late at night and early Wednesday AM, mostly sunny Wednesday afternoon, then mostly clear Wednesday night highs 70-75 lows 54-49. Partly cloudy Thursday and Thursday evening, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Thursday night through Friday night,  a mix of clouds and sun Saturday AM, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday afternoon, mostly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Saturday night, then partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of showers Sunday highs 78-75 lows near 50. (seasonal averages high 74 low 45)

Because weather forecasting is a combination of science, intuition, and timing there can be no absolute guarantees that individual forecasts will be 100% accurate. Nature is in a constant state of flux and sudden unexpected weather events can happen.

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