Hundreds of lightning strikes accompanied thunderstorms as they moved across Puget Sound during a storm that downed trees and cut power. KIRO 7 Eyewitness News chief meteorologist Sam Argier said there were 450 lightning strikes within an hour along with downpours of rain. The Valley Regional Fire Department said a large ...
May 12, 2013; 3:41 PM ET High pressure has kept things nice and dry in the Northwest, however a storm is moving in so the second half of our Mother's Day will turn wet from Seattle to Portland.
May 13, 2013; 8:54 AM ET A strong system entering the northwest will bring rain, storms and mountain snow to Washington State.
The National Weather Service confirmed Tuesday that a tornado touched down in Bakersfield for the first time since 1999. A local resident was able to record the tornado landing at Old River Road and Stockdale Highway about 7:10 p.m. Monday. Although unusual, tornadoes in the area are not unheard of, ...
Bad weather and dangerous crevasses have slowed the progress of the team trying to become the first to cross Antarctica during the polar winter.
On Monday, May 6th, Washington State was the hottest spot in the nation.
Temperatures have climbed into the 70s and 80s most of the month of May, peaking in the mid 80s yesterday in Seattle. We'll follow up yesterday's unreal warmth with another day of temperatures some twenty degrees above average. But changes are on the way.
Meteorologist Morgan Palmer says highs breaking 80 will be recorded in many spots this afternoon and again each day through Monday.
It's been an unusually wet April, with several inches of rain falling at SeaTac airport during the month. Drier and much warmer weather awaits as we head into May.
We made it! For the first time since October 8th, Seattle cracked the 70 degree mark. Yes, that’s 197 days if you’re keeping score at home. At Sea-Tac Airport, where the official record book is kept, we hit the big seven-zero at 3:02 p.m. Wednesday afternoon. During most years, ...