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These DIY experiments explain the science behind PNW clouds, lightning, and smokey sunsets

KING 5 meteorologist Ben Dery demonstrates what's really going on in our Pacific Northwest skies with weather experiments you can try at home.

Ever wondered why smokey conditions make sunsets and sunrises a brilliant red, or how lightning flashes across the sky? Meteorologist Ben Dery is here with some weather experiments you can try at home to take a look at the science behind our day-to-day weather. 

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