With the arrival of sustained rains, there is the potential for landslides to occur on landslide prone properties in Seattle. Seattle’s landslide prone properties include most hillsides as well as properties at the top and toe of slopes.
Owners of these properties are encouraged to:
If you feel personally threatened by a landslide, leave your property and call 9-1-1.
Other City numbers to call in case of a landslide affecting your property, utilities or roads are available at: http://www.seattle.gov/dpd/Emergency/Landslides
Tips for managing landslide prone properties are available at:
USGS Rain Threshold Monitoring for Landslide Potential can be viewed at: