Could you believe the snow thunder this morning? Possibly the loudest and longest-rumbling thunder I’ve ever heard in Seattle.
There appears to be a good 2-3 inches of snow on the ground now. It’s piling up on side streets and looks to be compacted on the arterials. NWS says that the snow should end by 10am, but we’ve already gotten more than they expected so I’m not sure how much faith to put in that.
I’ll be heading out in a minute to get all the details with live updates. In the meantime, here’s some morning resources:
Here’s our color-coded map that shows which local roads will be the first to become impassible. (you’ll want to stay away from the black diamond routes)
Bus schedules appear to be a disaster. There’s a minimum of 15 minute delays on routes. They’ve got a new page that will update you on any service changes. And don’t forget to check out the details of your route here and see if it has a special winter weather route that change the stops.
Here’s the city’s priorities for plowing and sanding:
Comment below on what you see an know. And upload your snow pics and videos here.