Lights & Sirens

Go behind the yellow tape with The News Tribune

NOTICE: Lights & Sirens has moved.

With the launch of our new website, we've moved Lights & Sirens.
Visit the new section.

Winds gusting as high as 50 mph today with possible thunderstorm

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on March 20, 2013 at 6:39 am with No Comments »
March 20, 2013 3:15 pm

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory, warning that winds could gust up to 50 miles per hour today and tonight.

The advisory is in effect from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Tacoma, Olympia, Seattle, Everett, Bremerton, Shelton and Chehalis.

Forecasters said a cold front will move across the area this morning bringing southwest winds of 15 to 30 mph with 50 mph gusts.

Power outages and broken tree branches could accompany the storm, the Weather Service said.

Rain and thunderstorms are expected to last through the night, with possible snow showers before 11 a.m. Thursday. Any powder that falls isn’t expected to stick.

Today’s high is 50.

Leave a comment Comments
We welcome comments. Please keep them civil, short and to the point. ALL CAPS, spam, obscene, profane, abusive and off topic comments will be deleted. Repeat offenders will be blocked. Thanks for taking part and abiding by these simple rules.

Follow the comments on this post with RSS 2.0