Natural Resources

Seasonal Climate Forecast

The Seasonal Climate Forecast is provided courtesy of Oregon Department of Forestry meteorologist Pete Parsons.

Seasonal Climate Forecast (PDF), issued Jan. 19, 2018
Forecasting Methods (PDF), revised May 26, 2012 

Forecasting Methods (PowerPoint), revised May 26, 2012 

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Willamette Valley agricultural burning website

Willamette Valley open field burning forecast

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Willamette Valley open field burning website

Resources

Daily climatological summary for Astoria, Portland, Salem, Medford, Pendleton and Burns

Website

National Weather Service Medford office

Website

National Weather Service Pendleton office

Website

National Weather Service Portland office

Website

State temperature and precipitation summary

Summary of Oregon temperatures and precipitation

What are the meteorological conditions involved in field burning?

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