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Surprise, Surprise: Rain Looms for Holiday Weekend

Déjà vu, anyone? After sunny, pleasant conditions to start the week—Seattle hit 70 degrees Monday and crept up to 72 yesterday—the weather has begun its inevitable downward trend as we head toward the weekend. While...

All Quiet on the Western Front—Briefly

From record heat to record rain to … normal weather. After frying in the mid-80s last week then drowning in a weekend-long downpour, calmer conditions have returned to Seattle—at least for today. Sunny skies are blazing...

Record Warmth Yesterday; Cool, Rainy Weather Returning

May has never started off warmer. The temperature at Sea-Tac Airport shot up to 85 degrees yesterday afternoon as a strong ridge of high pressure baked the region in summer-like heat, toppling the old record...

More Rainy Weather on Tap

Sunny and dry on some days, cool and damp on others. When all is said and done, this April is likely to wind up in the “not half bad” category. The only problem? We’ve still...

Another Dry Easter?

Could we make it three in a row? Mother Nature has been kind to Seattle the past two Easters, keeping the city dry and pleasant after a dour stretch from 2005-2011 that saw rain dampen...

Wet and Cooler Through Thursday

It's the beginning of the end. Our nearly week-long stretch of pleasant weather, which saw high temperatures jump from the upper 50s to within a hair of 70—Sea-Tac hit 69 degrees yesterday—will slowly wind to...

Weekend Warm-Up

Since February, it’s rained on every weekend but one. This Saturday and Sunday will make it two. Dry weather, complete with plenty of sunshine, is in the works over the next several days, with high temperatures...