November typically brings heavy rainfall and flooding to our region. Do you know what to do to prepare for this and other winter hazards (e.g. wind storms, snow and ice)? To help you get ready, every National Weather Service forecast office in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington is participating in a public outreach campaign to raise awareness about winter season preparedness. Daily tips will be tweeted using hashtag #PACNWwinter and posted to Facebook. Stay informed and take steps today to be weather ready!
Flood Awareness: are you prepared?
Did you know that King County has had 12 Presidential declared disasters due to flooding since 1990? That averages about one disaster every two years. We had a mild winter last year, but don't let your guard down. Get ready for winter storm conditions now, and stay ready: