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.

Listener Question - What is Rain vs Showers?

Jan 25, 2023 Website
A listener posed this question after hearing mixed messages from some broadcasters on these terms - rain vs showers. Learn the answer by listening to this Podcast. 

King Tides Rise Again

Jan 18, 2023 Website
Another set of King Tides will occur again starting late this week. Learn more about these King Tides in the North Sound by listening to this Podcast. 

Listener Question - How Do Avalanches Occur?

Jan 15, 2023 Website
A listener asked how avalanches in the mountains happen. This Podcast explains the process to create hazardous avalanche conditions, where to get avalanche warning information, and how to help avoid avalanches. 

Listener Question - Difference Between the Pineapple Express and An Atmospheric River

Jan 09, 2023 Website
A listener posed this question and this Podcast addresses it, along with what they are and the impacts they can produce, such as what has been happening in California in recent weeks. 

Review of 2022 Weather - A Year of Stretching Limits

Dec 29, 2022 Website
2022 Weather in the North Sound swung from one extreme to another. The Podcast reviews all the significant weather the region had during the year with the look at what is anticipated in 2023. 

2022 Going Out With a Bang

Dec 26, 2022 Website
This month's weather has been a rollercoaster with more such weather in the coming days before settling down by year's end. This Podcast addresses what is in store the rest of this week and what to prepare for.