November http://kplu.org en Sogginess subsides: A little more rain, then drier days ahead http://kplu.org/post/sogginess-subsides-little-more-rain-then-drier-days-ahead <p></p><p>Those late November storms are a tradition in the northwest. But after some Friday rain, the trend is drying out, says KPLU weather expert Cliff Mass, a professor of Atmospheric Science at the University of Washington.</p><p>In this week's weather talk, Mass explains why late November gets more inches of rain than any other period of the year. Hint: It has to do with the jet-stream, heading at us from Asia. After November, that "atmospheric hose" is pointed farther south in Oregon and northernmost California.</p><p>For the complete explanation, click the "listen" button above.</p> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 17:05:00 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 7188 at http://kplu.org