Wind Advisory, the “S” Word and tree down at Weather Watch Park

The National Weather Service has issued a wind adisory until 6 pm tonight with gusts up to 48 mph followed by possible snow tonight:

Today: Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 49. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 26 mph, with gusts as high as 48 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Snow level 500 feet. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a southwest wind 19 to 22 mph decreasing to between 10 and 13 mph. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. 

Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Snow level 300 feet. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. North northwest wind between 3 and 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. 

Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind around 7 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. 

Puget Sound Marine Forecast:

…GALE WARNING IN EFFECT…

TODAY…SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT NORTH OF SEATTLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY THIS MORNING…A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT…SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT SOUTH PART. NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT NORTH PART. WIND EASING TO SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING…THEN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

A day or so ago, we noticed a large tree had come down in Weather Watch Park (across from LaRustica).  Wondering if Monday's wind storm brought it down?

 

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