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Wildfires Burning In Oregon
2013-08-08 06:51:47

NASA On July 26, 2013, thunderstorms passed over southern Oregon, and lightning ignited dozens of difficult-to-control wildfires. Persistently dry weather since the beginning of 2013 had primed forests to burn, and nearly all of southern Oregon was in a state of severe or moderate drought. In early August, forecasters were expecting the situation to worsen. On August 5, 2013, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on Aqua captured the image seen above, which shows...

Big Story Weather Header
2012-08-23 03:00:05

redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly Big Story Weather from August 22: The big news from yesterday was the very heavy rainfall that encompassed the Southwest portion of the United States where flash flooding was reported and is still occurring. A patch of frost was forecasted for the overnight hours in Southern Oregon. The drier conditions have again led to fire watches for the Northern Rockies along with the Northern Plains. A fairly tranquil day with few severe weather reports. A few hail...

2010-10-01 07:20:00

SAINT GEORGE, Utah, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Steton Technology Group, a leading provider of performance management software to restaurants, hospitality and other industries, today announced its fall 2010 update for Steton 360. The software's new capabilities will make it easier for companies to involve their external partners in the effort to improve product quality and services. Companies who are heavily invested in brand and quality often require retail and supplier partners to comply...

Word of the Day
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'