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WEATHER: Chance Of Snow Thursday Or Friday, Possibly Early Next Week

WEATHER: Chance Of Snow Thursday Or Friday, Possibly Early Next Week

The National Weather Service is warning everyone that there’s a 60% chance of some snow this Thursday (Feb. 17th), with the snow level projected to be around 200 feet. The snow level is predicted... [Read more]

‘A Brief Period Of Light Snow Is Possible’ Saturday Night/Sunday Morning

‘A Brief Period Of Light Snow Is Possible’ Saturday Night/Sunday Morning

The National Weather Service released a “Special Weather Statement” Saturday afternoon (Jan. 29), warning that “a brief period of light snow is possible” starting late tonight or... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Cold Enough To Freeze Lake Burien? Here’s Photographic Proof

PHOTOS: Cold Enough To Freeze Lake Burien? Here’s Photographic Proof

Courtesy Contributing Photographer Gregory Rehmke comes photographic proof that yes, it’s cold enough to freeze Lake Burien over: First picture is morning of Jan. 1. Maybe ice half way out, but ducks... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Hit Or Miss’ Lowland Snow Coming As Soon As Tuesday Night

UPDATE: ‘Hit Or Miss’ Lowland Snow Coming As Soon As Tuesday Night

UPDATE 12/27/10: On Monday, Dec. 27th, the National Weather Service released another “Special Weather Statement” alerting us to the possibility of snow this week, starting now as early as Tuesday... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Recent Storm A Good Reminder To Stop By Advertiser Center Tool Rental

Recent Storm A Good Reminder To Stop By Advertiser Center Tool Rental

If the arctic blast that flew in, uninvited, several days ago wasn’t enough of a reminder that the coming winter can be a harsh visitor, then perhaps these snow photos from Advertiser and friend of... [Read more]

Weatherfolks Say Warmer Temps, Rain Will Return Thanksgiving Day

Weatherfolks Say Warmer Temps, Rain Will Return Thanksgiving Day

The National Weather Service is saying that we’re almost done with this pre-winter cold snap, their latest “Special Weather Statement” claims that temps will rise and rain will return... [Read more]

WEATHER: Temps To Remain Below Freezing Through Thanksgiving Morning

WEATHER: Temps To Remain Below Freezing Through Thanksgiving Morning

The National Weather Service issued an updated “Special Weather Statement” late Tuesday afternoon (Nov. 23rd), with warnings that temps will remain below freezing through Thanksgiving morning... [Read more]

WEATHER: It’s Snowing! And We Might See 2-6? By Tonight; Winds Next

WEATHER: It’s Snowing! And We Might See 2-6? By Tonight; Winds Next

With less than a month before winter, it’s a late-fall winter wonderland in the Burien area this morning (Monday, Nov. 22nd), with snowflakes blanketing the area nicely, making for some scenic yet... [Read more]

National Weather Service Releases ‘Winter Weather Advisory’: Snow Possible

National Weather Service Releases ‘Winter Weather Advisory’: Snow Possible

The National Weather Service released a “Winter Weather Advisory” just before Noon on Sunday, Nov. 21st, with a warning for possible snow showers in the greater Seattle/Tacoma/Everett area... [Read more]

WEATHER: Second Surge Of Cold Air Coming Monday And Tuesday

WEATHER: Second Surge Of Cold Air Coming Monday And Tuesday

The National Weather Service released another “Special Weather Statement” (not as strong as an Advisory) on Saturday, warning us all that, in addition to the possibility of cold and snow this... [Read more]

City Of Burien Releases Anti-Icer Route Map; Is Your Street On It?

City Of Burien Releases Anti-Icer Route Map; Is Your Street On It?

The City of Burien this week released a map that shows the routes its anti-icing equipment will take when the roads get icy or snowy. This map may possibly find use as early as this weekend if the recent... [Read more]

ADVISORY: Weather Service Still Hinting At Possible Weekend Cold/Snow

ADVISORY: Weather Service Still Hinting At Possible Weekend Cold/Snow

The National Weather Service released another “Special Weather Statement” late Monday (Nov. 15th) that hints that yes, there may still be a cold front moving in to the northwest this coming... [Read more]

ADVISORY: New ‘Weather Statement’ Warns Of Possible Weekend Snow

ADVISORY: New ‘Weather Statement’ Warns Of Possible Weekend Snow

On Sunday afternoon (Nov. 14th), the National Weather Service issued a “Special Weather Statement” that prognosticates the possibility of a cold front moving down from Canada into western Washington... [Read more]

WEATHER ADVISORY: Arctic Air Coming & County Warns Motorists Of “Slick Roadways”

WEATHER ADVISORY: Arctic Air Coming & County Warns Motorists Of “Slick Roadways”

Two advisories were released Friday (Dec. 4th) – by the National Weather Service and King County, warning of “Arctic air” moving in as well as the possibility of “slick driving... [Read more]

ADVISORY: Could See Record Cold Temps Saturday Morning

ADVISORY: Could See Record Cold Temps Saturday Morning

As if our wild and wacky winter wasn’t enough, here comes a new “Special Weather Statement” from the National Weather Service that may just freeze your weekend gardening plans –... [Read more]

MONDAY AM ADVISORY: Snowing, But No School Delays

MONDAY AM ADVISORY: Snowing, But No School Delays


Yes, it’s snowing lightly in Burien with temps in the low 30s, but as of 7am Monday morning there are no reported school delays or closures.

Here’s the latest forecast from the National Weather Service – up to an inch of snow is possible:

Today: Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Calm wind becoming north northwest between 7 and 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Tonight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northwest wind between 9 and 13 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

ADVISORY: Cold Temps & Potential Snow Coming Monday?

ADVISORY: Cold Temps & Potential Snow Coming Monday?

According to the National Weather Service, we may be on the receiving end of some very cold temps and yes, maybe even snow in the Burien area over the next 24 hours, and the latest statement indicates potential precipitation in the afternoon/early evening:

ALERT: Possible Snow Coming Saturday Night?

ALERT: Possible Snow Coming Saturday Night?

We’re certainly having a lively winter, and even though Spring is scheduled to start in just two weeks (March 20th), there’s a chance of snow in the forecast for Saturday night! Here’s... [Read more]

Saturday’s Burien-Area Snow/Storm Update – 4-8 Inches?

Saturday’s Burien-Area Snow/Storm Update – 4-8 Inches?

“Woo! Snow happens even in Burien” by Flickr Photog Crocidillicus The big storm’s a-comin’ folks, and should hit sometime tonight and continue through Sunday morning. Most likely... [Read more]