Cliff Mass Weather Blog
This blog provides updated forecasts and comments on current weather or other topics
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Pacific Mega Moisture Plume Approaches the West Coast
Major Update: As of last night, Seattle now has exceeded the ALL TIME record for October 1 to April 30 precipitation. The amount so far? 4...
Saturday, April 22, 2017
A Late April Precipitation Pattern I Have Never Seen Before
The model precipitation forecasts for the next few days is extraordinarily unusual for late April, with some aspects unique for any time of ...
Friday, April 21, 2017
Why the March for Science is a Bad Idea
On Saturday, thousands of people around the country will take part in a March for Science. There will be a lot of well-meaning folks parti...
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Major Weather Bill Signed by the President Today
A major piece of legislation designed to improve U.S. weather and seasonal prediction was signed today by President Trump. The bill, the ...
Monday, April 17, 2017
Why aren't my seeds growing?
A few weeks ago, I planted some grass seeds where my lawn had turned to dirt. Nothing happened. And then a possible reason occurred to me...
Saturday, April 15, 2017
The Beauty and Danger of Evaporating Precipitation
With our wet spring and winter, folks may think that all the precipitation falling out of our clouds is reaching the surface, but this is no...
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Record Breaking Precipitation in California: Is Global Warming to Blame?
This has been an extraordinarily wet year over the entire west coast of the U.S., with many locations approaching or exceeding all time reco...
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