A summary of Portland and Seattle weather this week:
SIX different hashtags describing Portland and Seattle weather. #snOMG and #PDXtst are the most popular. Seattle gets the award for the more creative tag with #snOMG.
Attitude toward SNOW is trending positive. 41% of comments on Twitter are positive and 20% negative.
At 10 p.m. Twitter is averaging FORTY FIVE tweets per minute about snow.
ONE false rumor of a plane sliding off a runway.
HUNDREDS of hours of extra airtime for meteorologists.
TWO HUNDRED plus coworkers working from home or on vacation.
TWO HUNDRED Seattle buses stuck in the snow.
1/2 inch of snow so far in the Portland hills.