Senin, 28 Februari 2011

Monday AM

The most extensive precip is south of the city, but some strong bands to the north. Light snow last hour at Sea Tac in the southern band, a...

Minggu, 27 Februari 2011

Sunday Night Update

Tonight's run has pulled back on the lowland snow (see graphic for 24-h snow ending 4 PM). I wanted all of you to see how even this clo...

Snow Tomorrow Morning? Windstorm on Wednesday?

Folks...I don't want to cry wolf about this...but if you take the current model output literally, we will have a significant lowland sno...

Jumat, 25 Februari 2011

The Olympia Mystery

SEE UPDATE AT END! You've heard of the Bermuda Triangle. Perhaps the Dragon's Triangle of the Pacific. But there is another myste...

Kamis, 24 Februari 2011

How Good (or Bad) Was the Snow Forecast?

There have been some complaints about the recent snow forecasts in some quarters. The Seattle Times will run a story tomorrow "Forecas...

Snowstuff

Right now there are a few snow showers, but nothing serious (see radar above). We will progressively dry out during the day and much coole...

Rabu, 23 Februari 2011

Evening Info

Above is a nice summary of what has happened so far--24h total precipitation from the Seattle Rainwatch web site. You can see the heaviest...

NOWCAST 4:45 PM: SHOWTIME

Folks...the big threat for central Puget Sound...the one suggested by the model's last night is coming up now. So far things have gone p...

11 AM NOWCAST: ACT II

We are now coming to the close of the first act of today's weather drama. To bring up-to-date with the plot..... With westerly to NW ce...

6 AM NOWCAST: Seattle Commute In Will Be Fine

Here is the story at 6 AM. The commute for Seattle and to its west should be uneventful. The winds aloft are still westerly aloft that we ...

Selasa, 22 Februari 2011

Tuesday Update

Folks...this is serious. So serious that Ivar's is canceling my presentation tomorrow night at their Mukilteo Landing Restaurant....lo...

Senin, 21 Februari 2011

Snow and Cold are Coming

Update 10:30 PM: Lots of report of ice pellets, graupel, and wet snow in the convergence zone and in the foothills. New model runs in...sti...

Jumat, 18 Februari 2011

Snow Mirage

You have seen it many times... Driving down a hot road during the summertime you see some water on the road ... and when you get there... it...

Coastal Snow

So close and yet so far.... The latest visible satellite photo says it all....the low center is spinning offshore of our coast, too far to b...

Rabu, 16 Februari 2011

Lowland Snow Chances Fading on Thursday

Forecasting snow over the western Washington and Oregon lowlands is a subtle game. To get snow, everything needs to set up right...and as I...