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.

The History of Summer Solstice

Jun 16, 2021

This year's summer solstice is on June 20th. Learn about the history of the summer solstice in this Podcast. 

The Battle of Onshore Vs Offshore Flow

Jun 11, 2021

A listener asks about what onshore and offshore flow mean. This Podcast addresses those terms and their impacts on North Sound weather throughout the year. 

It Has Been a Dry Spring - Wildfire Season is Here

Jun 05, 2021

This Podcast addresses the North Sound's dry spring, the start of the wildfire season, and what you can do to get ready. 

North Sound 2021 Summer Weather Outlook

Jun 02, 2021

A listener asked what does the summer look like? This Podcast answers that question for the North Sound region. Enjoy your summer!

Memorial Day Weekend - Does It Always Rain?

May 26, 2021

Many ask the question about whether it always rains on Memorial Day Weekend. This Podcast addresses that question and what it looks like for this year's holiday weekend. 

National Safe Boating Week

May 20, 2021

National Safe Boating Week is May 21-28. This Podcast addresses what you can do before heading out to enjoy North Sound area waterways including getting a boater education card and wearing a properly fitting life jacket for the boating event you plan to do on the water. 

When Is The Best Weather Time For Outdoor Weddings In The North Sound?

May 17, 2021

Many are planning outdoor weddings for later this year. This Podcast addresses the question of when is the best weather time for outdoor weddings in the North Sound. 

What is the Difference Between Climate and Weather

May 12, 2021

Back in your Earth Sciences class in school, you learned about the difference between climate and weather. Do you remember? This Podcast addresses the difference between these two terms and highlights the new 30-year averages that debuted earlier this month. 

Mother's Day North Sound Forecast

May 07, 2021

Mother's Day is on Sunday May 9th. This Podcast addresses historic May 9th North Sound weather and what the weather offers for this year's Mother's Day. 

May Is Number One For Tornadoes

May 03, 2021

Tornadoes can occur anytime of the year, but the month of May is the peak month. Learn more about tornadoes in the North Sound and across the state of Washington including the year the state led the nation in tornado deaths in this Podcast.