Will it snow in the North Sound soon? That is the big question right now. Snow in the lowlands of the North Sound is much like a traffic crash – we often get near misses. Like a baked cake, all the ingredients need to... Read More.
Have you noticed the Earth is spinning faster? Scientists around the world have, in fact the fastest ever recorded. The next question is – will a second need to be pulled out of the world’s clocks now to compensate for the quicker planet rotation? Computer... Read More.
Remember the days of walking into a movie theater and that smell of popcorn hit your nose? Ahhh, what a great aroma! You just had to have that popcorn as you settled into your seat. It did not matter if the movie was a... Read More.
It was a dark and stormy night indeed – literally! Tuesday night's storm was the latest soggy storm this month and 'blew' through the North Sound overnight as it headed further inland. This storm produced strong wind gusts in the North Sound, peaking between 35... Read More.
This week is going to be yet another, slogging, soaker. Much of the North Sound has already received over 70 percent of the entire month’s average rainfall and this week’s additional one to three inches of rain will add to that total. Mountain areas will... Read More.
We can all agree the year 2020 was an odd and eventful year in so many ways. Weather wise, it was rather routine, yet it also had some unique days... Read More.
Winter arrived on December 21st and with it, our first taste of snow. With La Nina in place offering the strong likelihood of cooler than average temperatures and wetter than... Read More.
Do you want to follow Santa as he makes his visits around the world on Christmas Eve? Saint Nicholas has a busy night ahead, visiting all who have been naughty and nice across the globe. The North American Aerospace Defense Command or NORAD will have... Read More.
A bright finish to this unfortunate dark year is in store as we approach Christmas Day. Some are calling it the Christmas Star. Jupiter and Saturn, the two largest and brightest gas planets in our... Read More.
This year’s winter solstice is on Monday, December 21st at 2:02 AM PST and marks the start of winter on the calendar. December 21st will also be the shortest day of the year. In Everett, the... Read More.
The sun sent a significant solar flare in earth’s direction on Monday, December 7th. The energy associated with the flare will arrive December 9th and continue into December 11th, creating anAurora Borealis. According to the National Weather... Read More.
How Do The Covid-19 Vaccines Work? Vaccines to combat the Covid-19 virues are on their way, once authorized by the FDA. How do these vaccines work? We have all seen images of the Covid-19 virus, a nearly circular cell with spikes on it. Those spikes are... Read More.