Ask the Meteorologist – The Sky

ASK THE METEOROLOGIST – THE SKY “What is the sky?” Hannah Miller Redwood Elementary The sky is a mixture of gases and the two predominant gases are Nitrogen and Oxygen. Nitrogen (N2) makes up 78% of the atmosphere and Oxygen(O2) represents 21% while the remaining 1% are trace gases, Argon gas and water make up … Continue reading »

Light Sprinkles Could Fall Today

We still have a cool air mass in place, as a longwave trough sits over the Pacific Northwest. This system will shift eastward this evening, and a weak high pressure air mass will move in tomorrow. With low pressure to the north, winds are out of the north and northwest & this is bringing some … Continue reading »