Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
919 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

WAZ567>569-110100-
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CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES-
CASCADES OF SNOHOMISH AND KING COUNTIES-
CASCADES OF PIERCE AND LEWIS COUNTIES-
919 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
NOON PST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER
ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO NOON PST SUNDAY.

* LOCATIONS...SNOQUALMIE PASS...STEVENS PASS...MOUNT BAKER AND
  MOUNT RAINIER.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL PICK UP THIS AFTERNOON AND BECOME HEAVY AT
  TIMES THIS EVENING. LIGHTER SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...6 TO 12 INCHES OF SNOW AT STEVENS AND SNOQUALMIE
  PASSES THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING, AND 10 TO 16 INCHES AT MOUNT
  BAKER AND MOUNT RAINIER. MOST INTENSE SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR THIS
  EVENING.

* SNOW LEVEL...NEAR 2000 FEET FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
  TONIGHT...THEN FALLING TO NEAR 1500 FEET ON SUNDAY MORNING.

* OTHER IMPACTS...TRAVEL INTO AND THROUGH THE CASCADES WILL BE
  DIFFICULT DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

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