winter

Weather with Cliff Mass
9:16 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Winter is over, declares Cliff Mass

Winter is over, if you consider the threat of snow in the cities of Puget Sound a marker of winter, says KPLU weather expert Cliff Mass, a professor of Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Washington.

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Weather with Cliff Mass
9:01 am
Fri February 22, 2013

Seattle's boring winter gets zesty this weekend

This scene near Snoqualmie Pass from March 19, 2012 could repeat itself this weekend
WSDOT

It's nothing like the major storms across the midwest and eastern U.S., but western Washington is tasting a little bit of winter, finally.

"After one of the most boring winters that I can ever remember, we are going to be getting heavy rain, good snow. We'll be getting some winds gusting up to 30 to 50 miles per hour, and big waves along the coast," says KPLU weather expert Cliff Mass, a professor of Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Washington.

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Sports
5:00 am
Thu December 27, 2012

How do you cope with the dark days of winter?

Recipe for fighting the winter blues? Get outside in the snow
Mike Dole

We’ve made it past the psychological hurdle of solstice, so we can look forward to more daylight – eventually. But in the weeks before we really can notice a difference, how do you cope with the darkness?

Folks in downtown Seattle shared their tips, including:

"I don't care if it's raining or not, if I have to go out to run, I go out and run," said Kassonga Mwamba, who's originally from South Africa.

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