Everyone is freaking out about snow today (schools are closed and work is a ghost town and not a flake has fallen – go figure) and it reminds me of that intense winter two years ago when the power went out and the snow fell like cottage cheese: More crazy snow pics Advertisements
My sister called me at midnight last night from Austin. "I’ve just been in the worst storm of my life!" She said it sounded like rocks were falling on the roof – the kids were crying and running around like spooked horses and they huddled in the only room with no windows. All of the … More Austin’s once-in-a-lifetime storm
I’ve seen a lot of floods both here and in Texas but I can’t say I’ve ever seen cars flooded up to their roofs like I did yesterday at the corner of 140th and 24th in Bellevue. As I drove through three foot high water I was really glad for the second time this week … More It’s flooding down in… Seattle?
It’s snowed here off and on for the last week and unlike normal Seattle snow this stuff has stayed around. We got the first big snow last Wednesday and it was the weirdest snow I’ve ever seen. It looked like green pea-sized hail but it was snow – the balls held their shape but were … More A week of snow
A hurricane in Seattle? You’d better believe it. 100 mph winds on the coast and 70 mph winds inland. They said it was the worst wind storm in the recorded history of the Northwest. The Storm Luckily a coworker emailed our team and warned us that a friend’s relative who worked at the weather service … More A Hurricane in Seattle?