The Weather Disturbance That Stuck Around…

Sun, 19 Jun 2016 - The past week’s weather has been sort of a roller coaster. Temperatures hovered in the 60s, there were rain-showers, scattered clouds, sunshine and even thunderstorms. The most dramatic storms peaked on Saturday, when lightning, flooding, and even funnel clouds and … Continue reading

Awesome Northwest Weather Visualization

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 - I found an awesome website that visualizes a decade of rainfall, wildfire, thunderstorm and other climatic information in Washington, Oregon and California. When you open up the page, you’ll see a map of Washington and the timeline on the bottom of the … Continue reading

Severe Weather Situation Eastern Washington & Oregon

Wed, 08 Jun 2016 - Today the SPC has forecast a slight risk of severe thunderstorms for a portion of southeast Washington, northeast Oregon and Idaho for this afternoon. This risk highlights scattered thunderstorms that could produce heavy rain and hail. The Storm Prediction Center … Continue reading

Flare Up Heat Wave

Sat, 04 Jun 2016 - It’s the first weekend of June, and summer’s already here! Stay cool, hydrated, and sun screened because the temperatures will reach into the upper 80s and low 90s on Sunday. The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for the … Continue reading

Everything You Need to Know About Sunday’s Windstorm

Sat, 12 Mar 2016 - Hey folks, this is going to be a fairly straight forward article about what to expect, what the probabilities are, and how to prepare for Sunday’s windstorm forecast.   The weather forecast models are in general agreement on the windstorm.  What … Continue reading

Weather News

VIDEO: Snow Briefly Appears & Then Disappears

VIDEO: Snow Briefly Appears & Then Disappears

With the entire Puget Sound on alert for snow, the blog staff has been keeping one eye on the sky in case any of the white stuff puts in an appearance. Several of our photographers have been preparing... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Rising Duwamish River Takes Tethered Boat Down In Tukwila

PHOTOS: Rising Duwamish River Takes Tethered Boat Down In Tukwila

The Duwamish River crested Tuesday (Jan. 18th), and as it rose it brought a tethered boat down with it, as seen in these photos shot by Photographer David Sharpe (click images to see larger versions): David... [Read more]