West Slopes North Cascades and Passes Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 2:53 AM PST Dec. 11, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 am PST
Wednesday above 2500 feet...

* what... heavy snow expected above 2500 feet. Total snow
accumulations of one to two feet expected. Local accumulations
up to three feet possible at higher elevations. Highest amounts
will be at the volcanoes. Snoqualmie Pass will probably turn to
rain Tuesday afternoon which should limit accumulations there
to about a foot. However, snow levels will lower again tonight
and snow showers may be heavy as a convergence zone forms.

* Where... Cascade mountains and valleys of Whatcom and Skagit
counties, including The Mount Baker ski area, Cascade
mountains and valleys of Snohomish and King counties,
including Stevens Pass and Snoqualmie Pass and Cascade
mountains and valleys of Pierce and Lewis counties, including
the Crystal Mountain ski area and Paradise on Mount Rainier.

* When... from 4 am Tuesday to 4 am PST Wednesday.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult to

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

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