Another day of heavy mountain snow

Another day of heavy mountain snow

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Another day of heavy mountain snow

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by KING 5 News

NWCN.com

Posted on February 19, 2014 at 7:52 AM

Updated Wednesday, Feb 19 at 1:33 PM

Wednesday is shaping up to be another interesting day for weather in Western Washington.

KING 5 Meteorologist Rich Marriott expects showers and sunbreaks around Puget Sound, with the heaviest showers north of Seattle, which could include ice pellets. Rain is expected to steadily increase Wednesday night.  Wind will also be a factor again at 10-to-15 mph and gusty later in the day. Highs will be in the mid-40s.

Expect to see another round of moderate to heavy snow in the mountains with 4-to-6 inches expected during the day and another 5-to-10 inches at night. Snow levels are expected to drop as low as 1,000 feet.

Drivers headed over the Cascades on Interstate 90 at Snoqualmie Pass and US 2 at Stevens Pass should be prepared for occasional closures for avalanche control or disabled vehicles.

Check pass closures: Snoqualmie Pass | Stevens Pass

County-by-county information about weather-related road closures

Download the WeatherCaster App and the Seattle Traffic App for updates on the go.

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