Winter Storm Watch Issued for Friday and Saturday

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for North Central Washington beginning Friday at 4:00 p.m. and lasting through Sunday at 4:00 a.m. Forecasters are calling for 8-to-12 inches of snow in the valleys with 10-15 inches in the mountains and other higher elevations. They are also…


Travel and Weather Outlook for Christmas

As Christmas and a couple storm systems approach, many travelers are wondering what to expect in terms of weather, travel and Washington’s roads. The weather, as is usually the case, will dictate most travel planning this upcoming week. “Snow covered roads.” said Mark Turner with the National Weather Service, “The…


Fire Weather Watch on Friday

Multiple counties will be under a fire weather watch tomorrow from 2:00 p.m. through 11:00 p.m. Winds will begin increasing in the early afternoon and could be 10-20 MPH with gusts of up to 30 MPH through the afternoon and evening hours. Grant County Sheriff’s Office is asking everyone to…


Chelan County in Moderate Fire Danger, Grant County at High

The National Weather Service says the current fire danger in Grant County is high, while Chelan County is in the moderate danger category. Five counties, mostly in Southeastern Washington currently have high fire dangers. The National Weather Service says there is a lot of dry grass and brush that is…