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- Man arrested near UO for breaking into homes
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- Junction City Man Shot During Fight
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- Oregon man recovering from rare case of plague
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- Kitzhaber declares state of emergency after fires
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- Oregon unemployment rate flat at 8.5 percent
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- Eugene road may see city’s first speed humps with emergency vehicle cut-outs
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- Richardson Walks Off, Emeralds Win 2-1
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- Damian Lillard Starts Blazers Career as Floor Leader
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Tim Chuey Weather:
A closed low (brown circle) slid south from Canada through Oregon on to the California/Oregon, where it will stay a while, and then migrate north and east bringing us more clouds and the chance of showers or thunderstorms. A frontal system will swing in today and tonight, again bringing only clouds and not a significant chance of precipitation. We will dry out and warm up as we head into the weekend.
The pollen count for the Eugene-Springfield area is:
Grass- Moderate (5)
Observation: It looks like the grass pollen season is just about over, since grass is just barely in the moderate category, by 1.
Trees- Low (5)
Data from Oregon Allergy Associates
Forecast for the Southern and lower Mid Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield and Albany-Corvallis: Mostly cloudy with a (30%) chance of showers this AM, a mix of clouds and sun with a slight (20%) chance of showers this afternoon and evening, partly cloudy tonight, partly cloudy with a slight (20%) chance of thunderstorms Thursday afternoon, a slight (20%) chance of showers Thursday night, then just partly cloudy Friday and Friday night highs 76-82 lows 55-52. Mostly sunny Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday with mostly clear nights highs 80-85 lows 50-54. (seasonal averages high 83 low 52)
- Forecast for the Umpqua Basin including Roseburg
- Forecast for the South Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend
- Forecast for the Cascades of Lane County
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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