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

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 3:47 AM PST Dec. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 PM PST this

* what... heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 12 to 18
inches. Snow level 3000 feet rising to near 5000 feet by this

* Where... Cascade mountains of Whatcom and Skagit counties,
including The Mount Baker ski area.

* When... now through 4 PM PST today. Heaviest snowfall will be
this morning through early this afternoon.

* Additional details... travel on The Mount Baker Highway could be
very difficult today.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

For the latest Road conditions in Washington state, call 5 1 1.


Avalanche Warning
Issued: National Weather Service

Ddamico/northwest avalanche center

ddamico/northwest avalanche center