Those coming in from Federal Way may have had no idea things were this bad in the metro area - they just didn't see this weather when they left home. Vancouver is also getting its first taste of winter in the metro area.
Our Web site also hit a million page views by 7 a.m. this morning - this could cause some slowdowns for users. If this continues we will switch to a more basic site.
Most of Eastern Washington is compact snow and ice. Those taking this day off to go skiing - be ready for snow and ice.
Here's some tips if you have to go into the Seattle metro area today:
- Do not drive against traffic on the freeway.
- Do not abandon your vehicle because we can't clear the road if you aren't there to move your car.
- Please check your entire route before you leave.