WEATHER: Snow hits Burien


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The National Weather Service says that a system moving up from the south will provide a 70% chance of snow Saturday night (Feb. 8), with a total accumulation of less than half an inch possible.

Don’t get too excited though kids, as it will likely turn to rain on Sunday, when a high of 41 is expected.

Here’s the full 7-day forecast:

  • Late Afternoon: Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37. North northeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
  • Tonight: Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32. East northeast wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
  • Sunday: A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
  • Sunday Night: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
  • Monday: Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 46. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
  • Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
  • Tuesday: Rain. High near 47. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
  • Tuesday Night: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
  • Wednesday: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
  • Wednesday Night: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
  • Thursday: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
  • Thursday Night: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
  • Friday: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
  • Friday Night: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
  • Saturday: Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

To see if the snow is moving in, here are some webcams (refresh this page to see latest images):

I-5 at 178th

I-5 at 188th

I-5 at 200th

I-405 at SR181

Hwy 99 at West Marginal Way

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