By Nic Loyd, WSU meteorologist, and Linda Weiford, WSU News The Pacific Northwest was blissfully insulated from the recent “bomb cyclone” that clobbered the East Coast on Jan. 4, along with the stunning cold spell that followed.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Temperatures dipping into the teens and low 20s left the WSU Pullman campus covered in a beautiful crystaline hoar frost this morning, as captured by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services.
By Nic Loyd, WSU meteorologist and Linda Weiford, WSU News A blast of cool, wet weather engulfed the region during the first few days of October. Not only did it dig in over the Inland Northwest, but most of the western United States.
By Linda Weiford, WSU News LIND, Wash. – The day Mount St. Helens erupted, Gladie Nagamitsu vividly remembers when noon turned to midnight and the sky started raining down on the tiny farming town of Lind, Wash., where she lives.