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Wednesday’s Latest Weather, Closure/Opening Updates

Wednesday’s Latest Weather, Closure/Opening Updates

Carolyn Rosenfield found an easier way to get around Burien – by cross country skiing on SW 172nd in 3 Tree Point. Photo by John Naubert. 10:45am 12/24/08 UPDATE: The soggy rain transition period... [Read more]

Burien’s Wednesday Weather Update: Snow, Rain, Slush

Burien’s Wednesday Weather Update: Snow, Rain, Slush

Lake Burien is still partially frozen Wednesday morning, with a fresh dusting of scenic snow. Photo by Gregory Rehmke. Looks like we’re in the icky weather transition period where the snow turns... [Read more]

UPDATE: New Weather Advisory & Garbage Update For NP

UPDATE: New Weather Advisory & Garbage Update For NP

3:30pm 12/23/08 UPDATE: As of 3pm, the National Weather Service released this Winter Storm Advisory – 2 to 4 inches of snow are expected Wed. Dec. 24th, with a transition to rain also: … Winter... [Read more]

Latest Updates On Burien-Area Garbage/Recycling Pickup

Latest Updates On Burien-Area Garbage/Recycling Pickup

Just got some info from Jenn Ramirez-Robson of the City of Burien, who forwards us this update from Waste Management on Burien-area garbage and recycling pickup (missed again today but scheduled for another... [Read more]

Monday’s Snow, School, City, Airport & Other Updates (2008)

Monday’s Snow, School, City, Airport & Other Updates (2008)

The white blanket is really covering up the Brrrien area today (including the B-Town Blogmobile above), with upwards of over a foot of snow, and here are some updates to keep in mind as you either continue... [Read more]

UPDATE: Old Man Winter Has Delivered Over 7″ So Far

UPDATE: Old Man Winter Has Delivered Over 7″ So Far

5:30pm 12/21 UPDATE: Snow’s still falling, and by our estimations a grand total of 7-1/2 inches are on the ground now near our home office. That means that an additional 2-1/2 to 3 inches fell since... [Read more]

Sunday’s Latest Sea-Tac Airport Cancellations & Delays

Sunday’s Latest Sea-Tac Airport Cancellations & Delays

Live webcam view from Sea-Tac Airport (refresh page to see latest image). Cancellations and delays continue at Sea-Tac Airport, and here’s the latest bulletin from the Port of Seattle: Airport is... [Read more]

Lake Burien Partially Frozen + Winter Arrives In Burien

Lake Burien Partially Frozen + Winter Arrives In Burien

Lake Burien is partially frozen! Photo taken by Contributing Photographer Gregory Rehmke at 8am, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2008. Nice way to wake up to Winter Solstice huh? Between 3-5 inches of powdery, icy new... [Read more]

Road & School Closures + Burien Snow Photos/Update (2008)

Road & School Closures + Burien Snow Photos/Update (2008)

“Blurry, Snow Bokeh” courtesy Flickr Photog Michael Brunk Some recaps and updates on this wacky Brrrien snow “event,” which appears to be winding down. First, this urgent street... [Read more]

UPDATE: 4-5″ Accumulation At 3 Tree Point; + Snow Photos (2008)

UPDATE: 4-5″ Accumulation At 3 Tree Point; + Snow Photos (2008)

3:30pm UPDATE: Still snowing in Burien (although lighter down near the water) and our own estimate as to accumulation is between 4 and 5 inches, as measured on top of the official Mini Cooper Blogmobile... [Read more]

ADVISORY: Expect Snow In Burien Area Wednesday (12/16/08)

ADVISORY: Expect Snow In Burien Area Wednesday (12/16/08)

NOTE: THIS POSTING IS FROM DEC. 16, 2008: The latest National Weather Service winter storm warning was released today (Tuesday, Dec. 16th) at 3:43pm, and it goes something like this: …Winter Storm... [Read more]

ADVISORY:3-6 Inches Of Snow Coming Tuesday/Wednesday!

ADVISORY:3-6 Inches Of Snow Coming Tuesday/Wednesday!

The National Weather Service issued another winter storm watch Monday at 3:28pm, and this one looks like it could dump some real, heavy snow – 3-6 inches by Wednesday night! The National Weather... [Read more]

ADVISORY: Cold Snap Ties Record; Snow Coming Wed.

ADVISORY: Cold Snap Ties Record; Snow Coming Wed.

The National Weather Service issued the following Advisory Monday morning at 6:01am, with the biggest news being that Burien is now Brrrien, last night’s low ties the record (yay team! 20 degrees!),... [Read more]

WEATHER ADVISORY: 1st Winter Storm Watch Coming!

WEATHER ADVISORY: 1st Winter Storm Watch Coming!

The National Weather Service released this “Winter Storm Watch” warning at 2:10pm Thurs. Dec. 11th: … Winter Storm Watch in effect from Friday afternoon through late Friday night… The... [Read more]

Veteran’s Day Weather Advisory & Closings

Veteran’s Day Weather Advisory & Closings

Veteran’s Day is Tuesday, Nov. 11th, and with it come the usual holiday closures: Schools Libraries Most banks and credit unions Most government offices Post offices closed; no home-mail delivery State... [Read more]

ADVISORY:The B-Town Weather Rock® About To Get Soaked

ADVISORY:The B-Town Weather Rock® About To Get Soaked

The patented, trademarked and copyrighted B-Town Blog Weather Rock®™© looks like its on the verge of needing a very absorbent diaper soon, as it’s just issued the following Weather Advisory: …... [Read more]

ADVISORY: The B-Town Weather Rock® May Melt

ADVISORY: The B-Town Weather Rock® May Melt

The patented B-Town Blog Weather Rock® is already showing serious signs of melting due to the recent heat wave that’s come in,  so please be aware of the dangers of the following throughout... [Read more]

ADVISORY: Expect Minor Heat Wave This Weekend!

ADVISORY: Expect Minor Heat Wave This Weekend!

Wow, just in time for the Burien Strawberry Festival – a minor HEAT WAVE is coming, according to the Patented B-Town Blog Weather Rock: Hot weather across western Washington this weekend… A... [Read more]