Category Archives: Weather

Air Stagnation Advisory in Effect

The National Weather Service says a stagnant low level air mass will persist over Western Washington through Saturday morning, creating a temperature inversion that traps pollutants near the surface and reduces the air quality prompting an air stagnation advisory.

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Burn Ban for Mason, Thurston, Kitsap Counties

The Olympic Region Clean Air Agency or ORCCA is calling for a Stage One Burn Ban in Thurston and Mason Counties effective 4 PM today (Wed. 1/11/12) and continuing into the weekend. The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is issuing a Stage 1 burn ban for Kitsap, Pierce, King and Snohomish counties, also effective at 4 PM.

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