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White Pass - 1/21/2016 2:40:35 PM

White Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:44
White Pass US12
1/21/2016 2:40:35 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
The roadway is bare and wet. A traffic light is directing traffic through a single lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays at the signals.

Weather:
Overcast Skies with fog places

Satus Pass - 1/21/2016 2:22:33 PM

Satus Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:44
Satus Pass US97
1/21/2016 2:22:33 PM

Temperature: 34 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet

Weather:
Raining

Stevens Pass - 1/21/2016 2:23:51 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:44
Stevens Pass US2
1/21/2016 2:23:51 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Compact snow and ice on the roadway. US-2 is closed from Tumwater Canyon, at milepost 99 on the west end of Leavenworth, to Coles Corner at milepost 84 due to heavy precipitation and high avalanche danger. A detour is available via Chumstick Highway, with vehicles over 10,000 GVW PROHIBITED, with exception of local deliveries. THERE IS NO ESTIMATED TIME FOR REOPENING.

Weather:
Light rain

Blewett Pass - 1/21/2016 2:23:22 PM

Blewett Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:44
Blewett Pass US97
1/21/2016 2:23:22 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Southbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Compact snow and ice on the roadway

Weather:
overcast

Snoqualmie Pass - 1/21/2016 2:27:28 PM

Snoqualmie Pass Report - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:44
Snoqualmie Pass I-90
1/21/2016 2:27:28 PM

Temperature: 32 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Pass Closed

Restrictions Westbound:
Pass Closed

Conditions:
I-90 is closed from mp 34 near North Bend to mp 106 near Ellensburg due to avalanche danger. The pass will remain closed today until conditions change. WSDOT avalanche crews will be doing control work throughout the day. Compact snow and ice on the roadway.

Weather:
Snowing

Seahawks position breakdown: Jimmy Graham trade still comes with an incomplete grade

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:43

Seattle's trade for Jimmy Graham was the big news of the year at the tight end position --- but also a trade that still has an incomplete grade.
Categories: Sports Center

Seahawks position breakdown: Jimmy Graham trade still comes with an incomplete grade

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:43

Seattle's trade for Jimmy Graham was the big news of the year at the tight end position --- but also a trade that still has an incomplete grade.
Categories: Sports Center

Seahawks position breakdown: Jimmy Graham trade still comes with an incomplete grade

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:43

Seattle's trade for Jimmy Graham was the big news of the year at the tight end position --- but also a trade that still has an incomplete grade.

Appeals court: Clean Power Plan can proceed pending review

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:38

WASHINGTON (AP) — In what environmentalists hailed as a victory for efforts to curb climate change, an appeals panel in Washington on Thursday rebuffed efforts to delay enforcement of President Barack Obama’s plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions until legal challenges are resolved. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued […]
Categories: Sports Center

Appeals court: Clean Power Plan can proceed pending review

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:38

WASHINGTON (AP) — In what environmentalists hailed as a victory for efforts to curb climate change, an appeals panel in Washington on Thursday rebuffed efforts to delay enforcement of President Barack Obama’s plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions until legal challenges are resolved. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued […]
Categories: Sports Center

Appeals court: Clean Power Plan can proceed pending review

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:38

WASHINGTON (AP) — In what environmentalists hailed as a victory for efforts to curb climate change, an appeals panel in Washington on Thursday rebuffed efforts to delay enforcement of President Barack Obama’s plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions until legal challenges are resolved. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued […]

Chicago school district announces layoffs in central office

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:36

CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the Chicago Public Schools says the district will lay off some of its central office staff on Friday. District CEO Forrest Claypool’s statement came a day after top Illinois Republicans called for a state takeover of the financially troubled school district, which has a nearly $1 billion budget deficit […]
Categories: Sports Center

Chicago school district announces layoffs in central office

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:36

CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the Chicago Public Schools says the district will lay off some of its central office staff on Friday. District CEO Forrest Claypool’s statement came a day after top Illinois Republicans called for a state takeover of the financially troubled school district, which has a nearly $1 billion budget deficit […]
Categories: Sports Center

Chicago school district announces layoffs in central office

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:36

CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the Chicago Public Schools says the district will lay off some of its central office staff on Friday. District CEO Forrest Claypool’s statement came a day after top Illinois Republicans called for a state takeover of the financially troubled school district, which has a nearly $1 billion budget deficit […]

Officials unsure whether Flint water linked to Legionnaires

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:33

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan officials say they still aren’t certain whether there’s a link between a drinking water crisis in Flint and an increase in local cases of Legionnaires’ Disease. A report Thursday by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says nine people died of the bacterial illness between June 2014 and […]
Categories: Sports Center

Officials unsure whether Flint water linked to Legionnaires

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:33

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan officials say they still aren’t certain whether there’s a link between a drinking water crisis in Flint and an increase in local cases of Legionnaires’ Disease. A report Thursday by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says nine people died of the bacterial illness between June 2014 and […]
Categories: Sports Center

Officials unsure whether Flint water linked to Legionnaires

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:33

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan officials say they still aren’t certain whether there’s a link between a drinking water crisis in Flint and an increase in local cases of Legionnaires’ Disease. A report Thursday by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says nine people died of the bacterial illness between June 2014 and […]

Dubai pet lion escapes, found roaming the streets

NBA - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:31

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Residents in the Al Barsha neighborhood of Dubai might have noticed a stranger roaming their streets Thursday when a lion went out for a stroll. The Dubai-based Gulf News website reports that authorities captured the lion, which had escaped its owner’s home. Though it is illegal to keep as […]
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Dubai pet lion escapes, found roaming the streets

Seattle Seahawks - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:31

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Residents in the Al Barsha neighborhood of Dubai might have noticed a stranger roaming their streets Thursday when a lion went out for a stroll. The Dubai-based Gulf News website reports that authorities captured the lion, which had escaped its owner’s home. Though it is illegal to keep as […]
Categories: Sports Center

Dubai pet lion escapes, found roaming the streets

Seattle Times Headlines - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 06:31

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Residents in the Al Barsha neighborhood of Dubai might have noticed a stranger roaming their streets Thursday when a lion went out for a stroll. The Dubai-based Gulf News website reports that authorities captured the lion, which had escaped its owner’s home. Though it is illegal to keep as […]