Resources

Winter Weather Related Websites

Take Winter by Storm, a website sponsored by public agencies and private businesses in the Puget Sound region to help the public prepare for winter storms.

King County Metro Transit
Rider Information (206) 553-3000
http://www.kingcounty.gov/metro

Community Transit
(425) 353-7433 (RIDE)
http://www.communitytransit.org

Pierce Transit
(253) 581-8000
http://www.piercetransit.org

Sound Transit
1 (888) 889-6368
http://www.soundtransit.org

Amtrak
1 (800) 872-7245
http://www.amtrak.com

King County Road Services Division
Road Maintenance (206) 296-8100
http://www.kingcounty.gov/transportation/kcdot/roads

Highway & Ferry Conditions

Washington State Department of Transportation
Road conditions for state routes, call 511
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/traffic

Washington State Ferry Information
Statewide dial 511
In Seattle (automated) (206) 464-6400
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries

Schools

Listen to local radio and television stations for information on school closures and schedule changes. Check http://www.seattleschools.org and also Twitter @seapubschools. Please be sure to keep the snow and ice information that your local school distributes. 

Power Outages

Seattle City Light
(206) 684-7400
http://www.seattle.gov/light

Puget Sound Energy
1-(888) 225-5773
http://www.pse.com

Weather

National Weather ServiceForecast Office, Seattle
http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/sew/