At best, the descriptions sent to CHS about the smell that accompanied the thick fog enveloping Capitol Hill, Seattle, and much of the Puget Sound Tuesday night included eggy descriptions. At worst, the f-word was invoked.
No, that probably wasn’t a fart cloud over Pike/Pine.
THE UPSHOT IS THAT THE WEAK WINTER SUN WILL NIBBLE AT THE EDGES OF THE FOG TODAY…FOG WILL INCREASE AND POSSIBLY BECOME THICKER TONIGHT AND THURSDAY.
In the meantime, we’ll try to get to the, um, bottom of why this round of fog included its own special stench.
UPDATE: Weather expert Cliff Mass weighs in… and makes us feel a little bit queasy:
The smells of the city… unmixed and concentrated…