UW, Tableau Create Interactive Tool to Explore More Than a Century of Pacific Northwest Weather Observations
By Hannah Hickey, UW News
The University of Washington’s College of the Environment has teamed up with Seattle visual analytics company Tableau Software to create a new, interactive visualization for historical observations of temperature and precipitation in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and western Montana, and for Washington snowpack.
By Lisa Stiffler, Geek Wire
When I opened a new online tool for mapping changing temperatures, snow pack and rainfall across the Pacific Northwest, I immediately zoomed into the dot representing Seattle.
Ángel F. Adames-Corraliza, JISAO’s first intern in 2009, will receive the 2018 James R. Holton Award at AGU’s Fall Meeting 2018, to be held 10–14 December in Washington, D.Continue reading at EOS
By Yasemin Saplakoglu, Live Science
A returning patch of warm water in the Northern Pacific Ocean called “the blob” could spell wonky weather for the U.S.
On October 3rd, four Saildrones were launched from Keehi Marine Center in Honolulu, HI to begin a six-month research mission in the tropical Pacific Ocean.Follow the mission blog
From the Yakima Herald by Donald W. Meyers.
Temperatures may be dropping as fall settles on the Yakima Valley, but climate forecasters say we could be looking at a warmer-than-average winter.Continue reading at the Yakima Herald
By Glenn Farley, King 5 News
Scientists in Washington see a troubling comparison between the deadly tsunami in Indonesia to Puget Sound and local lakes.