November 2022

Winter Weather Advisory issued; Snow and low temperatures forecast for this week

Schools ready to report on schedules if weather causes changes

The National Weather Service is forecasting low temperature and mix of rain and snow for the greater Seattle area this week and have issued Winter Weather Advisory:

 Southwest Interior-Everett and Vicinity-Tacoma Area- Hood Canal Area-Lower Chehalis Valley Area-Central Coast- Seattle and Vicinity-Bremerton and Vicinity- including Lacey, Olympia, Tumwater, Yelm, Grand Mound, Rochester, Centralia, Toledo, Everett, Lynnwood, Marysville, Stanwood, Tacoma, Fife, DuPont, Puyallup, Shelton, Seabeck, Belfair, Brinnon, Montesano, Elma, McCleary, Aberdeen, Hoquiam, Westport, Ocean Shores, Humptulips, Seattle, White Center, Tukwila, Renton, Burien, Des Moines, Kent, Federal Way, Bremerton, Poulsbo, and Indianola 242 PM PST Wed Nov 30 2022


* WHAT...Snow. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches. Locally higher amounts possible with persistent showers or higher elevations.


Police seize gun, meth, cocaine from man found with pants down in stolen pickup near school

Information from Seattle Police Blotter

Officers arrested a convicted felon Wednesday morning and seized a loaded handgun and a brick of cocaine after they found the man passed out, with his pants down, in a stolen pickup truck parked near an elementary school.

Around 7:40 AM, police received calls—some from school staff—about a partially-nude man engaged in lewd conduct at 11th Avenue Southwest and Southwest Cloverdale Street.

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The stolen pickup truck. Seattle Police photo



Sound Transit invites the public to their Dec. 12: Interbay/Ballard Open House

information from Sound Transit

Sound Transit is kicking off a two-part engagement series in December where attendees can learn the latest on the project and provide feedback on new concepts under study in Interbay and Ballard.

Interbay/Ballard Open House
Monday, Dec. 12, 2022
6 p.m. doors open; 6:30 p.m. opening remarks; 6:30-8:30 p.m. drop-in style open house
Lawton Elementary School, 4000 27th Ave. W, Seattle

Limited parking is available at the school, as well as on city streets. The elementary school is served by Metro bus 33.

Light refreshments and activities for children will be provided. Masks are encouraged, but not required. Optional RSVP to Alexis Lair,


Man shot in shoulder Tuesday afternoon on West Seattle Bridge

by Detective Patrick Michaud on November 29, 2022 3:02 pm

From Seattle Police Blotter

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot Tuesday afternoon inside a vehicle on the West Seattle Bridge.

The driver of a vehicle called 911 around 1:30 PM Tuesday afternoon to report that her passenger had been injured in a shooting. Officers contacted the driver and the male victim along the West Seattle Bridge and provided medical aid until Seattle Fire Department medics transported the victim to Harborview Medical Center. 


City of Seattle prepares for winter weather

Information from City of Seattle

The City of Seattle is tracking this week’s cold weather system and preparing to activate additional services as needed. This blog will be updated with the latest information on places for people to get indoors and out of the cold; keeping critical infrastructure open; changes to City services; and tips to stay warm and safe.