North Sound Weather Minute

Western Washington's North Sound Meteorologist Ted Buehner offers Puget Sound region weather information beyond the forecast and addresses listener questions in each Weather Minute Podcast.

La Nina Confirmed In The Latest Winter Weather Outlook

Oct 27, 2021

A second consecutive La Nina has been confirmed in the latest winter weather outlook. This Podcast explains what that means for the North Sound as winter approaches. 

Ready For Winter Weather Driving?

Oct 22, 2021

This Podcast offers tips to help get your car ready for winter weather driving. With another La Nina in store for this fall and winter, here are a number of steps to take in advance before nasty winter weather strikes. 

The Great Shakeout - 2021

Oct 19, 2021

Have you registered for the Great Shakeout? It is this Thursday, an opportunity to practice your earthquake skills before the big one hits. The Podcast provides all the details on the event and how to register. Over 1 million in Washington state already have!

Listener Question - Did Fall Arrive Quickly?

Oct 15, 2021

The Podcast addresses a listener question about whether fall arrived quickly and what does that mean for the rest of this fall and winter. 

October 12th Marks the Anniversary of the 1962 Columbus Day Storm

Oct 11, 2021

Where were you in '62?  Many were not born yet or moved into the region since then, and are not aware of the strongest non-tropical wind storm to ever hit the lower 48 in American history. Learn more about this historic wind storm and its impacts on the region is this Podcast, and then share with others so they know and can better prepare for the next big wind storm. 

October is the Peak Time for Fog

Oct 06, 2021

The month of October is the peak time of year for fog in the North Sound. Learn more about fog and how it forms, plus what you should do in fog. Stay safe!

A Look Back at 2021 Summer Weather

Sep 29, 2021

This Podcast reviews all the highlights from this past historic summer's weather in the North Sound. 

Fall and Winter 21-22 Seasonal Weather Outlook - Time to Get Ready

Sep 24, 2021

The next seasonal weather outlook has hit the street and now is the time to get ready. Learn what the outlook is for this fall and winter, and why we all need to prepare in advance. 

Ready For Rain?

Sep 14, 2021

The first healthy rainfall since mid-June is expected on Friday this week. Learn the details in this North Sound Podcast.