Snoqualmie Valley Under Rare Ice Storm Warning

**  If you are looking for storm and power outage updates please go to latest story for current updates. ** If you haven't stepped outside yet this morning, be careful.  There is no traction.  Only ice.  … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley School District Closed For A Third Snow Day – Thursday, January 19th

Fresh off the heals of two consecutive snow days,  SVSD officials just announced , "Due to inclement weather and road conditions all Snoqualmie Valley School District schools will be closed again on Thursday, … [Read more...]

Embracing The Snow "Dorkiness" Of The Pacific Northwest

What is it about snow in Western Washington?  Other parts of the country love to make fun of us and our reaction to snow.  Let's admit it.  We are kind of dorks when it comes to anticipating snow.  We aren't … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Storm Resource Page – Snow Removal Plan Included

**  Snoqualmie Valley Schools are closed and Allied Waste will not be collecting today, Wednesday, January 18th. ** Did you know the City of Snoqualmie has a Storm Resource Page?  Well, they do and it's full … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Could See Record January Snow

**  January 17th:  Latest from Komo Weather Forecasters:   "CASCADE FOOTHILLS:  The snow has been steady here all night long, giving this area 3"-6" new snow today.  Plan on an additional 5"-10" tomorrow."  … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Says Goodbye to Summer And Hello To Fall Weather In One Day

Friday may have been the first day of fall, but the weather was more summer-like.  Both Friday and Saturday featured sunshine and temperatures in the low 80's.  Then it was as if Mother Nature looked at the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie's First Summer Heatwave Predicted For This Week

It figures.  Summer wraps up.  The school year starts.  We stock up on school supplies and fall fashion and then BAM,  summer finally decides to kick in with some true summertime heat.  Then again,  the … [Read more...]

Seriously Snoqualmie – Two More Weeks Of This Weather?

This weather has turned me into a big, fat whiner.  This isn't summer.  I don't care what the calendar says.  I could handle the lack of sun and warm days if spring had been something to write home about.  But … [Read more...]

More Snow Forecasted For Snoqualmie? But You Said Warming and Turning To Rain

10 years in the valley I have noticed that tv weather forecasts tend to ignore us.  Sometimes maybe we get a passing glance - a little flirting.  It's like being 30 miles of Seattle makes us part of that … [Read more...]

City Of Snoqualmie Snow Update – Snow Plowing and Garbage Pickup Schedules

True to form, the City of Snoqualmie Public Works Department is actively plowing roads after yesterday's snow.  The city is also monitoring weather forecasts.  With more snow forecast for later today, all city … [Read more...]

Heaviest Snow Predicted To Hit Snoqualmie Late February 23rd

Yes, there is a Winter Storm Warning in place for the Snoqualmie Valley.  Yes, we've already seen some snow.  But when is the REAL snow coming you ask?  According to the National Weather Service - probably … [Read more...]

Winter Not Finished With Snoqualmie Valley – Winter Storm Watch Issued

About a month ago I read a weather blog story by KOMO weather producer, Scott Sistek.  The story was about the winter of 1988/89 - also a strong La Nina winter like this year.  La Nina was whined about all … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie River to Crest This Morning – Major Flooding in Carnation, Moderate Flooding in Snoqualmie

Snoqualmie River flooding update for Monday, January 17th: Rain continued overnight which forced the swollen Snoqualmie River to continue rising - along with several feeder streams and creeks due to rain … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie River Flood Warning Issued As Pinepple Express Soaks Western Washington

Here we go again, Snoqualmie!  The flood watch issued two days ago for the Snoqualmie River near the Falls  was upgraded to a Flood Warning early this morning.  The National Weather Service says minor to … [Read more...]

King County Opens Flood Warning Center As Persistent Rain Brings High Flows To Snoqualmie & Tolt River

**  Update, 1/14, 5:45PM: Flood Watch upgraded to Flood Warning for the Snoqualmie River at Carnation.  River rising slightly higher than previously expected.  Minor flooding is forecast.  The river will rise … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Melting Away Evidence Of Blizzard-Like Overnight Storm

You had to be wearing earplugs to not know what was going on in the Snoqualmie weather department last night.  Heavy snow coupled by strong east winds created almost blizzard-like conditions overnight - and a … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Closed Today, January 12th

Due to inclement weather and road conditions, all Snoqualmie Valley Schools are closed today, Wednesday, January 12th. A few inches of snow fell overnight.  Coupled by strong winds the weather overnight was … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Schools Open And On Time – Limited Transportation in North Bend

All Snoqualmie Valley schools are open and on-time today, January 10th. There is, though, limited transportation in Area "A" due to road conditions.  The North Bend Area will be on emergency/limited bus … [Read more...]

My Snoqualmie Snow Storm Dream Dashed!

So much for dreams of a foot of snow and a day off from the real world Snoqualmie.  According to the National Weather Service (www.noaa.gov) the hope of a major snow storm in the Puget Sound region is looking … [Read more...]

Is This Snow Heaven? No, It's Snoqualmie.

Hopefully some of you have seen the movie Field of Dreams - so my post title made you smile. One of my favorite things about our 9 years in Snoqualmie has been the snow.  I grew up near the water just south of … [Read more...]