- Plane hits bird just before landing
Officials from Alaska/Horizon Airlines confirmed that their flight 2299 (Seattle, Tacoma to Eugene) struck a bird at around 200 feet in the air, shortly before it’s landing at the EUG airport.
- University hires prestigious laywer to defend itself in discrimination case
Famous lawyer Neal Katyal was hired by the University of Oregon to argue against Monica Emeldi and her discrimination case
- Hundreds march through Eugene in honor of MLK Jr. Day
- Got the algebra blues? Willamette U. has apps for that
“Algebra is the gateway to college,” said Project Director and Willamette Professor of Education Steve Rhine. “It is most correlated with going to college of anything you take in high school.”
- UO athletic department will be $3.5 million richer with Chip Kelly gone
With all the chatter focusing on Kelly’s transition to the NFL many overlooked the fact that the athletic department will be receiving a little extra income as a result of Kelly’s change of heart
- Oregon Reliever Sherfy Named to 3rd Preseason All-America Team
Oregon Ducks relief pitcher Jimmie Sherfy has been named to his third preseason All-America team, according to a press release from the University of Oregon.
- Bryan Bennett to transfer to Southeast Louisiana
Oregon quarterback Bryan Bennett has announced his decision to leave the program and enroll at Southeastern Louisiana for next season.
- Ducks Climb to No. 16 in AP Poll, No. 19 in Coaches
The 16-2 (5-0) Oregon Ducks are off to a historic start. With the toughest part of Oregon’s schedule behind them, the Ducks can make a serious run in the Pac-12.
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Tim Chuey Weather:
More dense fog and freezing fog for the South Willamette Valley. Then, the rain begins tonight.
The high pressure (shaded “Arch” shape with blue arrows) is opening up allowing storms to return to the Pacific Northwest. Watch out for slippery roadways early this AM due to fog freezing on the surface of the road through today. A frontal system is headed our way to return the chance of rain to Oregon. A second frontal system will be moving into the Pacific Northwest late Thursday bringing rain with it by late at night. Another frontal system will approach the Pacific Northwest over the weekend.
[gn_spoiler title=”ADVISORIES” open=”0″ style=”1″]AN AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM TODAY FOR THE NORTH, CENTRAL AND SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY. A DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT BELOW 500 FEET UNTIL NOON TODAY FOR THE NORTH, CENTRAL AND SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY. A FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM TODAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST. A FROST ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM TODAY FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST. AN AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM TODAY FOR CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY, EASTERN CURRY COUNTY, JOSEPHINE COUNTY, THE EASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY FOOTHILLS, THE KLAMATH BASIN, JACKSON COUNTY, NORTHERN AND EASTERN KLAMATH COUNTY, WESTERN, CENTRAL, AND EASTERN LAKE COUNTY.[/gn_spoiler]
Forecast: Cloudy with areas of dense fog and freezing fog again this AM, cloudy with patchy lingering fog and freezing fog this afternoon particularly in the hills, mostly cloudy with rain likely (60%) and a slight (20%) chance of freezing rain late tonight (0.10 in. of rain possible), areas of AM fog and freezing rain, rain Wednesday afternoon (0.25 in. of rain possible), a (40%) chance of showers Wednesday night (under 0.10 in. of rain possible), just mostly cloudy Thursday, mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Thursday night lows 29-36 highs 33-45. Mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Friday, mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Friday night, rain likely (60%) Saturday and Saturday night, then mostly cloudy with a good (50%) chance of rain Sunday through Monday highs 47-49 cooling to 44 Sunday and Monday lows 37-33. (seasonal averages high 48 low 35)
- 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.
Keep Current on the Weather: timchueyweather4u.com
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