As the second snow of 2016 slowly sneaks up from the south before dropping a few flakes on our area, the easiest way to watch for its progress is right here – from the comfort of your computer or smartphone.
The National Weather Service issued this Short Term Forecast at 2:15 p.m.:
“A band of Light snow will move into the Tacoma area about 4 PM and into the Seattle-Bellevue area around 5 PM. Expect slick roadways even with the light accumulations that are expected with this band. Another more significant period of snow will likely move into the area between 7 PM and 10 PM. This band has the potential to produce 1 to 3 inches of snow, affecting the tail end of the evening commute.”
We’ve collected numerous images from WSDOT and other webcams – starting at the Lewis County line – which you can monitor below.
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I-5 Lewis County line:
I-5 Maytown North:
Olympia Airport South Runway:
I-5: Capitol Blvd in Olympia:
I-5: SB/SR 512 Interchange:
SR 167/SR 410 Interchange:
I-5/SR 18 Interchange:
I-5/SR 516 Interchange:
MaST Center, Redondo Beach, Des Moines:
A backyard in Kent:
Highline College Student Union Building 8:
Des Moines Traffic Cameras:
I-5 Kickitat Drive (Tukwila):
SR 518: SR 99 Interchange:
SR 99: SR 599 Interchange:
Puget Sound Weather Geek webcam above Three Tree Point (daytime view only):