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Cool, frosty and windy weather ahead

Cool, frosty and windy weather ahead

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – It’s going to get chilly and windy and there may be frost. The National Weather Service issued a frost advisory, which is in effect from midnight tonight to 9 a.m. Monday, Oct. 26. The NWS also issued a Hazardous Weather Warning for the frost and a Red Flag Advisory indicating

Arcata Weather Observatory: a jam-packed, homegrown indie weather site

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – If knowledge is power, then Scott Carroll is countering the old saw about everyone complaining about the weather and no one doing anything about it. Carroll singlehandedly operates the Arcata Weather Observatory, a website – arcataweather.com – and Twitter feed – @ArcataWx – that provides weather geeks

Small storm may bring rain

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – A small storm is coming to Humboldt County late Friday evening and may linger on Saturday with some light rain and lower temperatures. The National Weather Service is forecasting patchy fog on Friday before 11 a.m., followed by partially sunny skies. The high in Arcata will be a mellow 63.

Weather: Sunshine today, rain tomorrow

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Enjoy the sunshine today because tomorrow will be gray and rainy. Oh, but before we get to the weather, let’s talk about Daylight Savings, which begins Sunday. You need to set your clocks back one hour. That means that in the morning, thou mayest sleep in for an extra hour.

Weather: Rain, high winds, big waves coming our way

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – Late this morning, a rainstorm is forecast to hit Humboldt County, dumping a quarter to a half an inch of the wet stuff. The calmness of the morning is expected to be replaced with 13 to 18 mph winds, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Tarps will be peeled

Rainstorm coming to Humboldt this week

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – A rainstorm which could dump from a quarter to an inch of rain on the greater Humboldt Bay area is forecast for Thursday and Friday. Sometime after 11 a.m. Thursday, there’s a 90 percent chance of rain, according to the National Weather Service. Thursday afternoon will most likely be blustery,

Mad River Current for Wednesday, July 26: McKMAC to discuss racism, town center, hear about McKinleyville crime

To discuss, or not discuss, racism The McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee won’t be discussing racism at tonight’s meeting. Instead, it will discuss whether it should discuss racism. The committee meets at 6 p.m. in the Middle School Conference Center at  2285 Central Ave. As detailed in this article, committee member Craig Tucker has been trying to

Mad River Union Morning Report for 7.18.17

Weather We’re in a familiar weather pattern now. It’s foggy and sometimes a little drizzly in the morning, then by afternoon it’s either partly sunny or super sunny. Today will be a little cloudier than usual in the afternoon, but as the week progresses it will see more afternoon sun, with high in Arcata hovering

Weather: Hold on to your hats! Wind advisory this morning

Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for this morning, warning that there could be gusts as high as 40 to 50 mph. This could pose a hazard on the highways for high-profile vehicles, such as semis pulling trailers and long-hairs driving psychedelic hippie buses. Drivers are urged