– WINTER begins Friday, December 21, 2018 at 2:23 pm PST
“It is the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere, where it is the shortest day of the year.
“In the Southern Hemisphere, it is the summer solstice and the longest day of the year.
“December Solstice in Yelm, Washington, U.S.A. is on
Friday, December 21, 2018 at 2:23 pm PST,” quoting TimeandDate.com.