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At the base of Snoqualmie Pass

Post by News Tribune Staff on Jan. 31, 2008 at 12:12 pm with No Comments »
January 31, 2008 12:12 pm

Drew and I are heading up the pass as part of a convoy led by a Washington State Patrol car. The road is already icy and slippery a few hundred yards past the barricades.


I asked a State Department of Transportation worker what the weather is like where we’re going. She pointed to my sunglasses. “You won’t be needing those,” she said. “It’s snowing like hell up there.”


Every media outlet in the area is here, and TV guys seem to just be eating it up:


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