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Tim Chuey

Tim Chuey

Tim Chuey is a Member of the American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Association and has been Awarded Seals of Approval for television weathercasting from both organizations.

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Tim Chuey Area Status Report

September 6, 2022

AIR QUALITY INDEX

Eugene-Springfield: The Air Quality Index is 18 in the Good category measuring Ozone.

Oakridge: The Air Quality Index is 141 in the Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups category measuring Particulate Matter.

Cottage Grove: Air Quality Index 15 in the Good category measuring Ozone.

YOUR COLLEGE FOOTBALL FORECAST

Saturday September 10, 2022

DUCKS VS EASTERN WASHINGTON EAGLES – at Autzen Stadium: Kickoff 5:30 pm PDT. Forecast: Too early for a preliminary weather forecast.

BEAVERS VS FRESNO STATE BULL DOGS–  at Bull Dog Stadium, Fresno, CA: Kickoff 7:30 pm PDT.  Forecast: Too early for a preliminary weather forecast.

Tim Chuey Weather

September 8, 2022

Note: Weather is a constantly changing phenomenon and weather forecasting is a combination of science, experience, and intuition. The accuracy of any given forecast can chance due to unexpected changes in atmospheric conditions, so there are no guarantees the the actual weather will conform to the projected forecast.

ADVISORIES

  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY UNTIL  11 PM SATURDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTH OREGON COAST RANGE, THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST RANGE, AND THE WILLAMETTE VALLEY.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT UNTIL 11 PM SATURDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTH OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS, THE CENTRAL OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS, THE MOUNT HOOD NATIONAL FOREST WEST OF CASCADE CREST, AND THE WILLAMETTE NATIONAL FORECAST.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY UNTIL   8 PM SATURDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE NORTH OREGON COAST AND THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST.
  •  A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT UNTIL 10 AM SATURDAY FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY WITH POOR RECOVERIES AND EAST WINDS FOR THE UMPQUA BASIN, THE UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST, THE SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS, THE EASTERN ROGUE VALLEY, AND THE SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM FRIDAY FOR STRONG GUSTY WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE WESTERN ROGUE BASIN INCLUDING THE ILLINOIS VALLEY.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY UNTIL 11 PM SATURDAY FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES, THE DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST, MINUS SISTERS RANGER DISTRICT, THE EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES, THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGON,  AND THE LOWER COLUMBIA BASIN OF OREGON.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM FRIDAY FOR GUSTY WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COAST.
  • A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM FRIDAY FOR GUSTY WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE WESTERN SISKIYOU NATIONAL FOREST.
  • A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 11AM FRIDAY UNTIL 11 PM SATURDAY FOR EASTERN CURRY COUNTY AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY, JACKSON COUNTY, AND CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY.
  • AN AIR QUALIY ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM SATURDAY FOR DESCHUTES, UMATILLA, UNION, AND WALLOWA COUNTIES.
  • AN AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM SATURDAY FOR  COOS, CURRY, DOUGLAS, JACKSON, JOSEPHINE, AND KLAMATH COUNTIES.
  • LRAPA HAS ISSUED AN AIR QUALITY ADVISORY FOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY DUE TO EASTERLY WINDS PUSHING WILDFIRE SMOKE AND HOT TEMPERATURES  INTO WESTERN OREGON.

HEALTH ADVISORIES

  • A RECREATIONAL HEALTH ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR ALL OF UPPER KLAMATH LAKE IN KLAMATH COUNTY INCLUDING SHOALWATER BAY DUE THE PRESENCE OF A CYANOBACTERIA (BLUE-GREEN ALGAE) BLOOM AND CYANOTOXINS ABOVE RECREATIONAL USE VALUES FOR HUMAN EXPOSURE. PEOPLE SHOULD AVOID SWIMMING AND HIGH-SPEED WATER ACTIVITIES, SUCH AS WATER SKIING OR POWER BOATING, IN AREAS OF THE LAKE WHERE BLOOMS ARE, AS THE MAJOR RISK OF EXPOSURE IS FROM INGESTING WATER. THESE TOXINS ARE NOT ABSORBED THROUGH THE SKIN. HOWEVER, IF YOU HAVE SKIN SENSITIVITIES  YOU MAY GET A PUFFY RED RASH. IT CAN BE HARMFUL TO PETS AND PEOPLE IF ACCIDENTAL INGESTION OCCURS. SPECIAL CARE SHOULD BE TAKEN WITH CHILDREN, ESPECIALLY THE YOUNGER ONES, WHEN THEY ARE NEAR THE WATER.
  • NOTE: A RECREATIONAL HEALTH ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE WILLAMETTE RIVER NEAR CATHEDRAL PARK IN NORTH PORTLAND  DUE THE PRESENCE OF A CYANOBACTERIA (BLUE-GREEN ALGAE) BLOOM AND CYANOTOXINS ABOVE RECREATIONAL USE VALUES FOR HUMAN EXPOSURE. IT HAS BEEN EXPANDED UPSTREAM (SOUTH) TO THE WILLAMETTE COVE AREA NEAR THE SP&S RAILROAD BRIDGE. PEOPLE SHOULD AVOID SWIMMING AND HIGH-SPEED WATER ACTIVITIES, SUCH AS WATER SKIING OR POWER BOATING, IN AREAS OF THE LAKE WHERE BLOOMS ARE, AS THE MAJOR RISK OF EXPOSURE IS FROM INGESTING WATER. THESE TOXINS ARE NOT ABSORBED THROUGH THE SKIN. HOWEVER, IF YOU HAVE SKIN SENSITIVITIES  YOU MAY GET A PUFFY RED RASH. IT CAN BE HARMFUL TO PETS AND PEOPLE IF ACCIDENTAL INGESTION OCCURS. SPECIAL CARE SHOULD BE TAKEN WITH CHILDREN, ESPECIALLY THE YOUNGER ONES, WHEN THEY ARE NEAR THE WATER. BLOOMS CAN DEVELOP AND DISAPPEAR ON ANY BODY OF WATER AT ANY TIME, EVEN IN THE FALL AND WINTER IF CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE. ONLY A FRACTION OF WATER BODIES IN OREGON ARE MONITORED FOR CYANOBACTERIA, BLOOMS AND TOXINS DURING THE RECREATION SEASON, AND NO MONITORING OR SAMPLING IS PERFORMED ONCE RECREATION SEASON HAS ENDED. IT IS VERY IMPORTANT FOR PEOPLE TO BECOME FAMILIAR WITH SIGNS OF BLOOM, EXPOSURES, AND SYMPTOMS BY VISITING OHA’S CYANOBACTERIA HARMFUL ALGAE BLOOM WEBSITE AT:  http://www.healthoregon.org/hab.
  • A PERMANENT RECREATIONAL HEALTH ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTH UMPQUA RIVER AND MAINSTEM UMPQUA RIVER. THE ADVISORY COVERS THE SOUTH UMPQUA RIVER FROM CANYONVILLE DOWNSTREAM TO THE CONFLUENCE OF THE MAINSTEM UMPQUA RIVER, AND THE MAINSTEM UMPQUA RIVER DOWNSTREAM PAST ELKTON TO LAWSON BAR. PEOPLE IN THE BEDROCK ALONG THE RIVERS EDGE ARE ARE KNOWN TO DEVELOP CYANOBACTERIA (BLUE-GREEN ALGAE) BLOOMS THAT CAN BE HARMFUL TO PETS AND PEOPLE IF ACCIDENTAL INGESTION OCCURS. SIGNS HAVE BEEN POSTED AT SEVERAL ACCESS AREAS ALONG THE RIVER.

THE WEATHER PATTERN

  • An Upper Level High Pressure Ridge (“Arch” shape) moves closer to the coast to keep our warmer weather pattern in place. Winds are shifting from the east which will bring hot air and wildfire smoke to Western Oregon. The graphics for days 1-3 show the weak cold front that moved through Oregon Wednesday. The graphics for days 3-7 Sunday through Thursday show more active weather patterns over the Pacific Northwest. A pair of cold fronts will be approaching from the northwest Sunday, then sliding into the Pacific Northwest Monday and Tuesday.

Forecast for the South Willamette Valley including Eugene-Springfield:

  • Clear tonight,
  • Sunny, hazy with areas of smoke, and warmer, Hot Friday, clear and hazy with areas of smoke Friday night,
  • Sunny and hazy with areas of smoke and very Hot Saturday, partly cloudy with evening haze, just partly cloudy late at night,
  • A mix of clouds and sun and cooler Sunday, then partly cloudy late Sunday night.
  • lows 49-58 cooling to 56 Sunday night highs 97-100 cooling to 87 Sunday.
  • Patchy AM drizzle, partly cloudy and a bit cooler Monday afternoon, partly cloudy Monday night,
  • Partly cloudy and a bit cooler Tuesday and at night,
  • A mix of clouds and sun and a bit cooler Wednesday, partly cloudy Wednesday night,
  • Then partly cloudy Thursday.
  • highs 82-78 lows 54-52. (Seasonal Averages high 80 low 49)

Forecast for the Umpqua Valley including Roseburg:

  • Clear and hazy with patchy smoke late tonight,
  • Sunny and warmer with patchy smoke and warmer, hot Friday, clear and smoky Friday night,
  • Sunny and hazy with areas of smoke and a bit warmer, hot, Saturday, mostly cloudy and hazy with patchy evening smoke, just mostly cloudy late at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler Sunday, then mostly cloudy Sunday night.
  • lows 53-64 cooling to 60 Sunday night highs 101-103 cooling to 89 Sunday.
  • Partly cloudy and a bit cooler Monday and Tuesday, partly cloudy both nights,
  • A mix of clouds and sun and a bit cooler Wednesday, partly cloudy Wednesday night,
  • Then partly cloudy Thursday.
  • highs 83-77 lows 57-54. (Seasonal Averages high 83 low 54).

Forecast for the Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Mostly clear and hazy with patchy smoke late tonight,
  • AM haze and patchy smoke, sunny and much warmer with patchy smoke Friday afternoon, mostly clear and smoky Friday night,
  • Sunny and hazy with areas of smoke and a bit cooler Saturday, becoming mostly cloudy with evening haze and smoke, just mostly cloudy late at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler Sunday, then mostly cloudy Sunday night.
  • lows 55-59 cooling to 57 Sunday night highs 88-74.
  • Mostly cloudy Monday and Monday night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler Tuesday and at night,
  • Mostly cloudy and a bit cooler Wednesday and Wednesday night,
  • Then mostly sunny Thursday.
  • highs 74-72 lows 56-54. (Seasonal Averages high 67 low 52)

Forecast for the Northern Oregon Cascades including Willamette Pass:

  • Clear and hazy with areas of smoke tonight,
  • Sunny and hazy with areas of smoke, breezy (Wind: E 15-25 mph gusts to 40 mph) and warmer Friday afternoon, clear and hazy with areas of smoke and breezy (Wind: E 15-20 mph increasing to 15-25 mph gusts to 40 mph) Friday night,
  • Sunny and hazy with areas of smoke and a bit warmer Saturday, partly cloudy and hazy with areas of evening smoke, just mostly cloudy late at night,
  • A mix of clouds and sun and a bit cooler Sunday, then becoming mostly cloudy Sunday night.
  • free air freezing level above 16,000 ft. tonight, 16,000 ft. Saturday, 16,000 ft. falling to 15,000 ft. late Saturday night, 15,000 ft. Sunday, then 15,000 ft. falling to 14,000 ft. late Sunday night.
  • lows 46-54 cooling to 50 Sunday night highs 77-86 cooling to 78 Sunday.
  • Partly cloudy with patchy AM drizzle, partly cloudy and a bit cooler Monday, partly cloudy Monday night,
  • Partly cloudy and a bit cooler Tuesday and in the evening, partly cloudy at night,
  • Partly cloudy with patchy drizzle and a bit cooler Wednesday afternoon, partly cloudy Wednesday night,
  • Some AM clouds, then mostly sunny Thursday afternoon.
  • free air freezing level 14,000 ft. falling to 13,000 ft. Monday afternoon, 13,000 ft. Monday night, 13,000 ft. falling to 12,000 ft. Tuesday,  then  12,000 ft. Tuesday night through Thursday.
  • highs 72-65 lows 45-42.

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8/ 22 Plenty of sunshine, but cooler to start your workweek today.

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Mostly clear again tonight, then sunshine and slightly cooler for your Friday.

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Forecast for the Oregon Coast including Coos Bay and North Bend:

  • Becoming mostly cloudy late tonight,
  • Some AM clouds, sunny and a bit warmer Friday afternoon, clear in the evening, partly cloudy late Friday night,
  • Mostly cloudy start, partly cloudy and slightly cooler Saturday afternoon, mostly clear at night,
  • Mostly sunny Sunday, then mostly clear Sunday night.
  • lows 54-56 cooling back to 54 Sunday night highs 70-69.
  • Mostly sunny and a bit warmer Monday, mostly clear Monday night,
  • Partly cloudy and slightly cooler Tuesday, partly cloudy at night,
  • Then partly cloudy Wednesday through Thursday.
  • highs 73-72 lows 54-56 cooling back to 54 Wednesday night. (Seasonal Averages high 66 low 54)

Forecast for the Northern Oregon Cascades including Willamette Pass:

  • Mostly clear tonight,
  • Mostly sunny and a bit cooler Friday, clear Friday night,
  • Sunny and a bit warmer Saturday, mostly clear at night,
  • Some AM clouds, mostly sunny and a bit cooler Sunday, then clear Sunday night.
  • free air freezing level 15,000 ft. falling to 14,000 ft. late tonight, 14,000 ft. rising to 15,000 ft. Friday afternoon, 15,000 ft. Friday night through Sunday, then 16,000 ft. Sunday night.
  • lows 49-47 highs 74-72 warming back to 74 Sunday.
  • Sunny and a bit warmer Monday, clear Monday night,
  • Sunny Tuesday, mostly clear at night,
  • Then mostly sunny and a bit cooler Wednesday and Thursday, mostly clear Wednesday night.
  • free air freezing level 16,000 ft. Monday through Thursday.
  • highs 80-75 lows 53-50.