Looking Forward

Tue, 28 Oct 2014 - I’m currently writing an article detailing the forecast process leading up to, and the impacts from Saturday’s windstorm that knocked out power for nearly 100 thousand households in the Puget Sound region. Expect it to be released within the week. … Continue reading

Storm Update: It’s Going to be Windy!

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 -   Get ready Seattle, the final weather predictions are in! The storm system that forecasters have been watching for the last few days looks like it will smack into southern Washington as a moderately strong central low pressure this evening. … Continue reading

To Storm, or Not To Storm…

Sat, 25 Oct 2014 - Take back everything almost everything I said in the previous article. It appears that our local weather models are having a tough time figuring out what this storm system is going to do next. Both major model runs from 5am … Continue reading

Update on the Windstorm Threat

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 - Here’s an update on the wind and rain threat for this weekend: Basically, it’s much less menacing than previous models suggested. The storm system is developing off the California coast currently as seen in this satellite image. The models are … Continue reading

This Week’s Windstorm Threats

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 - We’re in the wet and windy season in the Pacific Northwest, which is going to become much more evident over the next week. If you live in the Puget Sound region you should keep up to date with the latest … Continue reading

Weather News

King County Health offers tips on how to stay cool and safe in hot weather

King County Health offers tips on how to stay cool and safe in hot weather

The National Weather Service has forecast temperatures between the high 70s and high 80s with little chance of rain over the next ten days. These weather conditions can create problems for anyone, especially... [Read more]


PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Spring storms are a’comin…

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Spring storms are a’comin…

by Chris Scragg Press PLAY for live streaming video by the Puget Sound Weather Geek! Temperatures spiked into the low and mid 80s on Friday and broke several historical records in Western Washington.... [Read more]


Welcome our latest innovation: our own 24/7 ‘Puget Sound Weather Geek’!

Welcome our latest innovation: our own 24/7 ‘Puget Sound Weather Geek’!

Press PLAY for live streaming video by the Puget Sound Weather Geek! We’re proud to introduce our latest innovation – our own hyperlocal weatherperson, the Puget Sound Weather Geek (aka Chris... [Read more]


Burn Ban upped to ‘Stage 2′ for King County

Burn Ban upped to ‘Stage 2′ for King County

To protect public health from worsening air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has elevated the burn ban for King and Snohomish counties to Stage 2, effective as of 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25. A... [Read more]


SeaTac Fire Department Warns ‘Don’t Find Yourself on Thin Ice’ this Winter

SeaTac Fire Department Warns ‘Don’t Find Yourself on Thin Ice’ this Winter

The SeaTac Fire Department on Monday (Jan. 14) issued a statement entitled “Don’t Find Yourself on Thin Ice,” warning residents to avoid walking on iced-over standing bodies of water. Officials... [Read more]


WEATHER: ‘Excessive Heat Watch’ Issued; City to Open Cooling Center

WEATHER: ‘Excessive Heat Watch’ Issued; City to Open Cooling Center

The National Weather Service issued an “Excessive Heat Watch” statement for this Thursday – Friday (Aug. 16-17), warning residents that temperatures may reach the mid-90s on both days. To... [Read more]


It’s a Snow Day For Real as Forecasted Winter Storm Blasts Western Washington

It’s a Snow Day For Real as Forecasted Winter Storm Blasts Western Washington

by Greg Wright The winter storm warning remains in effect until 8 PM this evening… Total snow accumulations of 10 to 20 inches in the southwest interior and 8 to 16 inches of new snow in the lower... [Read more]