The strong windstorm overnight knocked out power and led to overflows at four of King County's pump stations, sending wastewater into Puget Sound and Lake Washington, according to the county's Wastewater Treatment Division.
Restrictions Eastbound: Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information
Restrictions Westbound: Refer to conditions and weather column for current restriction information
Conditions: Potential delays due to single-lane closures both directions 24 hours a day. Occasional rolling slowdowns both directions during daytime hours. No loads over 12 ft wide. Rock blasting closures are completed for the season.
The sun had just set below the Pacific Ocean's indigo horizon. Our Long Beach bonfire was blazing merrily in the windbreak of a drift log, and a glass of cabernet washed down some sticky s'mores rather nicely. It was the kind of moment the local visitor bureau likes people to talk about.