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Washington, Western Whatcom County

Winter Storm Watch

Statement as of 8:16 PM PST on December 06, 2016

Expires 10:00 AM EST on December 09, 2016


... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Thursday morning through Friday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Winter Storm
Watch... which is in effect from Thursday morning through Friday
morning.

* Timing... a weather system will move from south to north over
western Washington on Thursday and Thursday night. Cold air will
be in place at the surface when precipitation begins. The
precipitation is likely to begin as snow... then change to rain.
Around 12 hours of snowfall is possible at most locations in the
interior lowlands. Four inches or more of snow is possible. The
Hood Canal area... where strong east winds will add an upslope
component to the snow... could get seven inches or more. The
onset of snow... and the change to rain... will be earlier in the
south and later in the north. By Friday morning it is
anticipated that snow will have changed to rain everywhere.

* Main impact... travel will be greatly affected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow... sleet... or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.





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Alabama - Record Report
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Wind Chill Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Indiana - Winter Weather Advisory
Kansas - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Special Statement
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Blizzard Warning
Montana - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Nevada - Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Jersey - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
New York - Lake Effect Snow Warning , Lake Effect Snow Watch , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Blizzard Warning
Ohio - Lake Effect Snow Watch
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Oregon - Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Frost Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Lake Effect Snow Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
South Dakota - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Freeze Watch , Hard Freeze Warning, Special Statement , Special Statement
Vermont - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Winter Storm Warning , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning
Wyoming - Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Watch , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
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