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Cross-state travel forecast for this week’s winter storm issued

Heavy snowfall near Thornton Street and Malloy Avenue (March 5, 2017). Video: Whatcom News

Forecasters in the Seattle office of the National Weather Service have issued their forecast for travelers needing to drive across Washington state between tonight and Saturday while a wet winter storm rolls through.

The NWS-provided graphics below detail different conditions for each day between today, December 18th, and Saturday for the 3 primary east-west routes across the state. In short, as noted in the last graphic, drivers are advised to limit travel across Highways 2 & 12 and Interstate 90.

The Washington State Department of Transportation advises drivers to

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