Just checking out the various forecasts for our area and hoping that a "tweet" from West Seattle Blog this morning regarding power flickering is just a fluke…or there's going to be some unhappy Seattle-ites with the Seahawks game starting in just a couple hours.
Let's start with the tides for today:
- 8:26 a.m. is low tide of 8:69
- 12.59 p.m. is a high tide of 10.71
- 8:22 p.m. is a low tide of -0.9
- 4:29 a.m. on Jan 17 is a high tide of 1.23
Note: We have some very high tides this week…next Saturday we will be at 13.04 at 6:54 a.m.
The National Weather Service forecast for our area:
Today: Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Windy, with a south southwest wind between 29 and 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a south southwest wind between 26 and 29 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
NWS also has issued flood warnings along with a special weather statement warning of heavy rains through Sunday and an increased chance of landslides.
…GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING…
TODAY…S WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT…WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 KT… BY NOON. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
TONIGHT…S WIND 25 TO 35 KT…EASING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT…SUBSIDING. SHOWERS LIKELY
If memory serves, we had serious weather the day before the Seahawks played in the Superbowl. GO HAWKS!