Providing you with one stop, one click access to weather forecasts, road condition reports, and outdoor recreation information. Rogueweather is also the #1 source of accurate, reliable information on wildland fires in Southern Oregon and Northern California. Our goal is to provide you with information, education, and to entertain you.
RogueWeather.com is based in Medford, Oregon. The founder, Greg Roberts is the forecaster. Greg has 30 years of weather forecasting experience, specializing in severe weather events. Greg has received training from a variety of sources, including the University of Oklahoma, and the National Weather Service. Greg continues to volunteer as a Skywarn weather observer for the National Weather Service. This has led to many hours out in the field storm chasing and getting up close with the storms he loves.
Greg also served as a wildland and municipal fire fighter and EMT. While a fire fighter he earned many certifications including Engine Company Officer for municipal departments, and Incident Commander for wildland fires. He also earned certifications as a Strike Team Leader, Task Force Leader, and also as an Urban Interface Fire Specialist. His weather knowledge was useful on wildland fires he worked in Oregon and Northern California. Greg still consults with various fire departments, and also for private wildland fire fighting companies on fire related matters. He also is turned to by elected officials in Oregon and California for his knowledge on wildland fires and other natural resource issues. Additionally Greg has served in Search and Rescue organizations. He holds certifications in a number of Search and Rescue classifications including Winter Survival II.
His love of the outdoors and outdoor recreation has been a big part of his life since he was just a toddler. He is an avid outdoorsman with a keen knowledge of the world around us. He is a former ski racer and raced throughout the Western US and Canada and competed in slalom, giant slalom, and super giant slalom.
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