Some Washington State Ski Resorts To Open This WeekAt least two ski resorts in Washington state have announced opening dates as multiple storms bring snow to the Cascade Mountains.
Feds: Pilot's Inability To Fly In Clouds Caused CrashThe crash of a small airplane into Washington's Cascade Mountains last July that killed the pilot and his wife and sent their teenage stepdaughter on a harrowing survival trek was caused by the pilot's decision to fly during bad weather despite knowing that he was not trained to fly in the clouds, federal investigators say.
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Forecasters: Lots Of Snow Expected In Cascade MountainsThe National Weather Service in Seattle says a strong cold front is expected to bring a considerable snowfall to the Cascade Mountains this weekend.
Snow Levels Far Below Normal In CascadesThe recent mild weather systems that blew through Washington have left little snow in the Cascades.
Skier Injured In Avalanche Near Snoqualmie PassThe King County Sheriff's Office says a backcountry skier has been injured in an avalanche near Snoqualmie Pass.
Best Day Trips For Under $100 In The Seattle AreaNestled between the Cascade Mountains to the east and Puget Sound on the west, the Seattle area is filled with opportunities for day trips under $100.
Washington Welcomes Spring With SnowThe calendar may say spring but snow is still in the forecast for parts of Washington.
Rain, Wind, Mountain Snow In Washington ForecastA Pacific storm is blowing into Washington Wednesday with gusty winds and rain in Western Washington and snow in the mountains.
Heavy Snow Forecast In CascadesForecasters say two weather systems Monday and Tuesday will drop up to 3 feet of new snow in the Cascades by early Wednesday, making driving difficult through the mountain passes.
Winter Weather On Its Way BackForecasters say Monday's snow in the mountains and Eastern Washington could be followed by a stronger system Tuesday night that could drop an inch or two of snow by Wednesday night in the higher locations of the Western Washington lowlands.
Cascades Pounded By Snow, Forecasters ShockedHeavy snow in the Cascades is common this time of year, but forecasters were surprised by sudden bursts of snow Thursday.