STORM REPORT: Summer Windstorm Upon Us!

Sat, 29 Aug 2015 - Winds will dramatically increase late Saturday morning (11am) as a potent and unseasonable low pressure system slams into the Olympic Peninsula. The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Advisory across the Puget Sound and Inland Waters. The latest … Continue reading

IN THE FORECAST: A Visit by a Storm from Another Season.

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 - We’re beginning a dramatic change in the Northwest this weekend. An abrupt shift from much hotter and drier to…(you guessed it) cooler and wetter than normal. Some tropical moisture is feeding the system that will rain on us between Friday … Continue reading

WEATHER REPORT: Wildfires Pollute the Puget Sound Air.

Mon, 24 Aug 2015 - As fire season has raged on in Eastern Washington this summer, it’s become commonplace for hazy smoke to drift high above us in the west portion of the state…but not like this. Thick smoke blanketed the Puget Sound lowlands in Western … Continue reading

IN THE FORECAST: Mid August Lightning & The Weather Person’s Woe.

Fri, 14 Aug 2015 - The weather in the Northwest during the past few weeks has been mostly benign (if you don’t count the heatwaves). Yesterday (Wednesday), things were a bit different. While getting ready for work I noticed that the light from the sun, … Continue reading

HOLIDAY HEATWAVE: How Hot Will your 4th Be?

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 - This is the time of year where Puget Sound residents start to get a little cranky about the heat. Lets look into the forecast for your Independence Day Weekend to see how much complaining you’ll hear from your friends and … 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]