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REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration is Saturday, Dec. 5

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration is Saturday, Dec. 5

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be held this Saturday, Dec. 5 in downtown Burien, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This community event welcomes the holiday season... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s free winter Beach Walks will start Sunday

Environmental Science Center’s free winter Beach Walks will start Sunday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center will be starting its annual winter beach walks this month, with the first set for this coming Sunday, Nov. 22, starting at 8 p.m. Other dates will be Dec. 6... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be Saturday, Dec. 5

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be Saturday, Dec. 5

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be held Saturday, Dec. 5 in downtown Burien, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This community event welcomes the holiday season with free horse-drawn... [Read more]

Winterfest will be Sunday, Dec. 6 at Manhattan Village & Towne Center

Winterfest will be Sunday, Dec. 6 at Manhattan Village & Towne Center

SAVE THE DATE: Winterfest will light up both Manhattan Village and the Normandy Park Towne Center on Sunday, Dec. 6: Manhattan Village: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Santa, carolers, clothing drive and raffle Normandy... [Read more]

Puget Sound Weather Geek: Welcome the return of…Winter?!

Puget Sound Weather Geek: Welcome the return of…Winter?!

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek In this article, I’m going to briefly describe the forecast for the next few... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Winter? What Winter?

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Winter? What Winter?

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek There seems to be nothing Winter-like about this Winter! I suppose we’ve... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Unusually warm and dry weekend ahead

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Unusually warm and dry weekend ahead

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Hey there! We’re going to start going through some fairly dramatic weather... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: It’s going to be a stormy weekend

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: It’s going to be a stormy weekend

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Good Weekend everyone! Mother nature sure must hate weekends, because we’re... [Read more]

WEATHER GEEK: Are you ready for some low temperatures?

WEATHER GEEK: Are you ready for some low temperatures?

Press “Play” button to hear live weather info. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Check out the eight day forecast above and you’ll notice that the blue temperature bars drop... [Read more]

WEATHER: Watch residents’ live-stream Weather station of tonight’s storm

WEATHER: Watch residents’ live-stream Weather station of tonight’s storm

As he’s done for us three times before, Burien photographer and weather enthusiast Chris Scragg is live-streaming tonight’s weather – predicted to be rainy and windy – and which you can watch below from the comfort of your computer…

PHOTOS: Snow scenes in Burien; please share yours with our Readers!

PHOTOS: Snow scenes in Burien; please share yours with our Readers!

Have you enjoyed the snow in Burien yet? Well we have, and we’re asking our Readers to email their best pics in! Here are some scenes from Sunday morning…

WEATHER: Snow hits Burien

WEATHER: Snow hits Burien

The National Weather Service says that a system moving up from the south will provide a 70% chance of snow Saturday night (Feb. 8), with a total accumulation of less than half an inch possible…

WEATHER: Cold air mass will lower temps ~20 degrees below normal

WEATHER: Cold air mass will lower temps ~20 degrees below normal

The National Weather Service issued a Special Weather Statement warning of a cold air mass that will drop temps down 10 – 20 degrees below normal…

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Advertiser Highline Club invites you warm up in their 85-degree pool

The last thing anyone wants to do first thing on a winter morning is get out of their warm bed, let alone head outside for a freezing jog or drive to a just-as-drafty gym where by the time you’re actually... [Read more]

WEATHER: Check out snow totals & road conditions via these Webcams

WEATHER: Check out snow totals & road conditions via these Webcams

A little bit of white stuff came and is now melting, leaving most roads clear – check out the latest conditions via these Webcams: Wag the Dog Dogcam #2: And here’s the latest 7-day forecast: Today:... [Read more]

WEATHER UPDATE: ‘Winter Storm Watch’ issued; 1-5″ of snow expected

WEATHER UPDATE: ‘Winter Storm Watch’ issued; 1-5″ of snow expected

The National Weather Service issued an updated, ALL CAPS “Winter Storm Watch” Thursday morning (Dec. 19), warning of 1 to 5-inches of snow starting Thursday evening. So…Friday will likely... [Read more]

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COUPON: Save $15 on Matt Griffin YMCA ‘Y Riders Snowboarding Trips’!

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA is offering a great $15 Off Coupon for its ‘Y Riders Snowboarding Trips’ which will happen Dec. 21, Jan. 20 and Feb. 17: Click image to print coupon. SKIING AND... [Read more]

City of Burien says it has ‘new tools to help keep roads clear in the event of snow’

City of Burien says it has ‘new tools to help keep roads clear in the event of snow’

The City of Burien announced in its monthly newsletter that its Public Works roads crew “has some new tools to help keep roads clear in the event of snow…”

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New Advertiser Tours Northwest Now Offering Ski Tours and More

We’d like to welcome aboard our newest Advertiser, Tours Northwest. Tours Northwest, with its fleet of comfy, heated and air conditioned coaches, has been showing off the greater Puget Sound area…

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When the rain and wind and snow barge in these next few months – and they will barge in – “we wlll be ready to assist you,” Doug Stevens, proprietor of Advertiser Center Tool, told us recently…

Shop Local and Enjoy Free Holiday Activities at Burien’s Winterfest Dec. 1

Shop Local and Enjoy Free Holiday Activities at Burien’s Winterfest Dec. 1

Burien’s Winterfest celebration offers the perfect chance to shop local while enjoying a free celebration brimming with activities for the whole family from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1. Burien’s... [Read more]

WEATHER: Traces of Snow around, but NO school closures Tuesday

WEATHER: Traces of Snow around, but NO school closures Tuesday

There’s some snow on the ground in the B-Town area Tuesday morning, but sorry kids – it’s not enough to close or delay schools. The National Weather Service issued a Special Weather Statement... [Read more]

PHOTOS: You Know It’s Winter When You See Ice Forming On Lake Burien

PHOTOS: You Know It’s Winter When You See Ice Forming On Lake Burien

BTB Contributor Gregory Rehmke sent us the following photos Friday showing ice forming on Lake Burien this morning, when the low was in the upper 20s:  Read More →

WEATHER: Snow, Ice Storm, Rain…Next Up – WIND & FLOODING!

WEATHER: Snow, Ice Storm, Rain…Next Up – WIND & FLOODING!

Just when you thought things had calmed down after a wild week of wacky wintry weather comes a ‘Wind Advisory‘ from the National Weather Service, warning of winds from 20-30 MPH with gusts... [Read more]

VIDEO: Time Lapse Of Wednesday’s Snowstorm At Three Tree Point

VIDEO: Time Lapse Of Wednesday’s Snowstorm At Three Tree Point

We set up a waterproof (and snow and ice-proof) time lapse ‘Plantcam’ on a signpost looking south on SW 172nd in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood, where we captured the following... [Read more]

Seahurst Park Closed Friday Due To Road Conditions And Downed Trees

Seahurst Park Closed Friday Due To Road Conditions And Downed Trees

Burien Parks sent out the following Tweet Friday morning, Jan. 20, which included the photo above of a downed tree blocking the road to Seahurst Park: Seahurst Park in #Burien is closed to the public... [Read more]

Power Restored, Warmer Temps Predicted & Some Cold Weather Tips

Power Restored, Warmer Temps Predicted & Some Cold Weather Tips

Icicles on a 737 on Jan. 19, 2012 courtesy Alaska Airlines. Whew…after more than 14 hours without power due to the unexpected ice storm, the B-Town Blog Home HQ got its electricity restored, and... [Read more]