Sunday, 17 February, 2019

How Much Snow Will Seattle Get? Snowmageddon Part Two On The Way

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As a snowstorm paralyzes much of the Pacific Northwest, officials are warning about severe surf and winds in Hawaii as a winter storm hits that state.

Seattle got nearly the same amount of snow it gets in a year in one day, leaving officials scrambling to get people off the streets and Washington's governor declaring a state of emergency.

The Sunday forecast includes a chance of rain, freezing rain and snow in the pre-dawn hours, followed by rain through the rest of Sunday. The Consumers Energy utility said power would be restored by late February 8.

Schneider said the snow will potentially begin falling on Friday, becoming increasingly heavy as the day passes, with the heaviest downfall occurring overnight into Saturday.

The winds expected to accompany the storm could cause issues with blowing snow, as well as downed power lines and trees.

Almost 20 million people in the Northwest are under storm alerts Saturday morning as one to two more inches of snow are expected to fall in Seattle, according to CNN meteorologist Haley Brink. Inslee declared a state of emergency over the storm.

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"Snow conditions are worsening minute to minute, so don't expect travel conditions to improve", the sheriff's office wrote.

At Sea-Tac, 223 outgoing and incoming flights were canceled and 298 were delayed Saturday, according to Flight Aware through 3 p.m.

The Seattle Police Department tweeted that additional resources have been dedicated to getting the homeless community to warm shelters.

The storm hit with snowfall from Sunday and Monday still on the ground, thanks to below-freezing temperatures that have gripped the area. A 59-year-old man died Thursday from exposure at a Seattle light rail station.

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