Snowstorm Hits Seattle!!

Below are pictures and personal accounts relating to the snowstorm of Tuesday, December 18, 1990. The snowstorm struck the central Puget Sound basin and dumped as much as 14 inches of snow in some areas. For some people, snow is fun and exciting! For others it is downright inconvenient.

Tell us about your experience with a Recent Snow Event!

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[Stuck Metro Bus]
Jean's Story

DSP encoded audio file

Original .WAV file (3.8Mb)
[Queen Anne Hill]
Caryn's Story

DSP encoded audio file

Original .WAV file (1.8Mb)
[School Bus]
photographs courtesy King5 News
Mishra's Story

DSP encoded audio file

Original .WAV file (3.2Mb)

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This module written by:
Ernie Recker & Harry Edmon
University of Washington
Revised and modified by:
Rich Edgerton & Janice DeCosmo
University of Washington

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