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Wind and Rain Pummel Pacific Northwest

Rain and wind pounded Washington and Oregon on Monday, flooding streets, toppling large trucks, cutting power to more than 20,000 people and causing at least one death.

11/19/2012

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Western Washington Getting A Heavy Dose Of Rain This Week

Wet and windy weather with mountain snow will continue this week in Washington, but there may be a lull for turkeys to land on Thanksgiving Day tables, forecasters said.

CBS Seattle–11/19/2012

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Seattle Braces For Damp ‘Turkey Day’

Forecasters expect a series of strong storms will bring wet and windy weather to Washington through Thanksgiving Day with heavy mountain snow and a chance of flooding on some rivers.

CBS Seattle–11/16/2012

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Summer Leaving Seattle, Bring On The Rain

Get out the rain gear, the wet stuff is coming back to Seattle.

CBS Seattle–10/11/2012

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Seattle Is Sun-Splashed While SW Deals With Rain

The seemingly counterintuitive weather is not necessarily unusual for this time of year, but it’s striking when compared with the usual opinions about the regions — overcast and rainy in the Northwest and sunny skies in the Southwest. But late summer is typically the sunniest, driest part of the year in Washington and Oregon, while the Southwest monsoon season stretches into September.

09/13/2012

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WA Forecast: Rain? Not Yet

Forecasters say the warm, dry weather continues in Washington, at least a couple more days.

09/07/2012

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August in Seattle One of the Driest on Record

Not too many people are complaining in typically soggy Seattle, but the city is on a surprising run of dry weather. The last rain at the airport was .04 inches on July 22, and Labor Day weekend in Seattle is looking just fine.

08/31/2012

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WA Announces New Rain Runoff Requirements

Washington state will begin requiring municipalities to use “rain gardens” and pervious pavement in new urban developments to combat rainwater pollution to the state’s rivers and lakes and to the Puget Sound, officials announced Wednesday.

08/01/2012

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Tree Crashes Into Kirkland Apartment Building

Windy, wet weather has caused a large tree to crash into an apartment building in Kirkland, damaging several units.

CBS Seattle–06/08/2012

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Memorial Day Weekend Mixed Weather in Puget Sound

The National Weather Service says the Memorial Day weekend is beginning sunny in Western Washington and windy in Eastern Washington.

05/25/2012

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