Stories tagged: rainfall
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017
Spokane sets new record for lack of rainfall
As fires continue to burn through the tinder-dry West, Spokane marks a new milestone Sunday. At 74 days, the city is now experiencing its longest dry spell on record.
Tue., April 25, 2017, 7:01 p.m.
Another river of rain to soak the Northwest in record setting wet year
On a day that will start with rain and end with the potential for yet another rainfall record being broken, the Pineapple Express is gathering steam as it prepares to …
Tue., April 25, 2017, 11:10 a.m.
Soggy Seattle lives up to name, breaks another rain record
Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record. The city measured 44.7 inches of rain between October and April, making it the wettest such period since records began in 1895, the …
Mon., July 16, 2012, 7:05 a.m.
28 dead from ‘waterfall-like’ rain in Japan
TOKYO — Most of the quarter-million people who fled massive flooding in southwest Japan were able to return home today, but the danger had not fully passed from record rains …
Tue., June 16, 2009, 7:51 a.m.
Sun returns as muggy air moves out
Sunny weather today will be sandwiched between a pair of Pacific cold fronts that are already drying out the atmosphere and bringing more typical conditions for the middle of June.