A class X solar flare erupted from the surface of the sun and is going to smash into our electromagnetic field. Continue reading
Offshore flow is clearing out any chance of fog this morning as a high pressure system fills in above us. We’re going to see some lovely weather for the next week, clear skies and temperatures upwards of 80′F. Continue reading
As we begin a warm weather streak for at least the next 6 days, we’ll experience a windy transition period Wednesday night as our flow pattern shifts from onshore to offshore. Continue reading
Light showers are expected to form and move over the Puget Sound on Monday by around 4:00pm and last until late into the night. Continue reading
I have returned from Arizona and will be resuming updates as usual on Puget Sound Wx Geek. I will be working on releasing a compilation video of footage and photographs from storm chasing over the last two weeks and will publish it here. Continue reading
I have limited access to a computer with internet here in Arizona, so I apologize that the blog and live stream have been more or less neglected over the past few days. Continue reading
Scattered Thunderstorms are expected in the area once again this afternoon and evening. They will be similar to yesterday’s storms that produce frequent cloud to ground lightning strikes due to the massively unstable atmosphere. Continue reading
Temperatures reached the mid 90s in the Western Washington lowlands on Monday while an upper level low pressure system surged into the Northwest region bringing colder upper levels and swaths of mid level moisture. These ingredients came together to generate strong, frequent lightning producing thunderstorms that tracked across the Lowlands and the Cascades.
Rain showers are expected to continue throughout this morning and storms will start becoming more likely by around 3PM this afternoon.
With the Northwest summer giving us plentiful heat and sunshine, we’ve been lacking interesting weather content to feature and talk about on PSWxG. However, things are about to get interesting as a few changes will occur during the next few days. Continue reading