West Slopes North Central Cascades and Passes Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 4:12 AM PST on December 26, 2014

...Winter Storm Warning in effect from midnight tonight to 6 am PST Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow...which is in effect from midnight tonight to 6 am PST Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect.

* Some affected locations...Mount Baker...Stevens Pass... Snoqualmie Pass...White Pass...and Mount Rainier National Park.

* Timing...snow will develop Friday night and become heavy at times Saturday into Saturday night. The snow will taper off late Saturday night.

* Snow accumulations...12 to 20 inches of new snow by late Saturday night.

* Main impact...significant snow accumulations on Saturday into Saturday night will impact travel through the passes. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

* Snow level...2000 in the north to 3000 feet south of Mount Rainier.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning is issued when a foot of snow or more is likely in 12 hours. Heavy snow will result in hazardous driving conditions.