Record-setting heat expected to continue through summer
From Northern California, to Klamath Falls, and Medford, temperatures were at least 20 degrees above average over the weekend. This set records for June.
Charles Smith is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. He said this is an unusual pattern.
"When you set records at a lot of our climate sites and break them by a few degrees then that's definitely abnormally warm for this time of year and we did that at a few of our climate sites," he said...
Paramedics are already receiving calls for heat exhaustion. Eric Zurita with Medford Fire-Rescue said people are less prepared when a heat wave comes in early for the season