Washington State Deals With More Usual Winter Weather
Washington state knew that it was in for an unusual snow event over the weekend—but the storm delivered a full-on Snowmageddon.
Snow blanked the region beginning Friday and into Saturday, delivering to Seattle what the National Weather Service said was “the most snow in February in 70 years.” According to CBS-affiliate KEPR, up to 300 cars became stuck in the incident following multiple wrecks.
“It’s gotten to the point where we are going to have to start writing tickets if people drive around ‘road closed’ signs.
Hundreds of flights were canceled or delayed over the weekend, with dozens of more cancellations on Sunday adding to the strain.