National Weather Service issues thunderstorm warning
The National Weather Service has issued a thunderstorm warning today for the Rogue and Illinois valleys.
Beginning at 11 a.m. today and running through 8:00 p.m. Thursday isolated thunderstorms are possible. Chances increase this afternoon, there may be a break overnight and then thunderstorm chances return Thursday.
Storms will be a mixture of wet and dry with chances of heavy wetting rains occurring this evening and Thursday.
Abundant lightning on dry fuels may result in new fire starts and outflow winds may cause fires to spread.