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Snow expected this weekend

No large amounts predicted each day but could total an estimated 5 inches or more

Snow is predicted to fall this weekend in South King County, according to the National Weather Service.

An inch or so of snow could fall on Friday, Feb. 12, and 1 or 2 more inches on Saturday, Feb. 13. That could be a total of 4 or more inches over a few days with temperatures staying in the 30s for highs and 20s for lows until warming up to the 40s on Sunday.

Here is the breakdown, as of press time Wednesday morning, according to the National Weather Service:

• Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. East wind around 11 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

• Friday night: A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

• Saturday: A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

• Saturday night: A chance of snow, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

• Sunday: A slight chance of snow before 10 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.

• Sunday night: Rain and snow likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

• Monday (Washington’s birthday): Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

• Monday night: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

• Tuesday: A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.


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