Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Washington | Up To 6″ of Additional Snowfall Overnight

Chris Wallner | | WeatherWeather
PURPLE= Winter Weather Advisory. Image: NOAA
PURPLE= Winter Weather Advisory. Image: NOAA

The National Weather Service has issued Winter Weather Advisories for North-Central Washington. The area could see up to 6″ of additional snowfall throughout Wednesday night into Thursday.

Mt. Baker is expected to see the highest snowfall totals, which corresponds with the fact that they have received the most snowfall in North America so far this season. 

GFS forecast showing substantial snow totals over the next 6 days! Image: Tropical Tidbits                          
GFS forecast showing substantial snow totals over the next 7 days! Image: Tropical Tidbits
Storm expectations. Image: NOAA Seattle, WA Yesterday
Storm expectations. Image: NOAA Seattle, WA Yesterday

Washington: Up to 6″ of Additional Snowfall

* MAIN IMPACT...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES IS LIKELY TONIGHT.
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS AT MOUNT BAKER.
- NOAA Seattle, WA Today
Stevens Pass Montain Resort on Tuesday. Image: Stevens Pass Mountain Resort Facebook Page
Stevens Pass Mountain Resort on Tuesday. Image: Stevens Pass Mountain Resort Facebook Page
Expected 7 day snowfall totals. Image: NOAA
Expected 7 day snowfall totals. Image: NOAA

Winter Weather Advisory:

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
332 PM PST THU DEC 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST FRIDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING THEN TAPER AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

* MAIN IMPACT...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES IS LIKELY TONIGHT.
  HIGHEST AMOUNTS AT MOUNT BAKER.

* OTHER IMPACTS...TRAVEL ON SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL BE CHALLENGING.

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