Morning’s showers should taper off with a high near 51 in the Seattle area on Friday, according to the National Weather Service forecast.
More rain is expected Friday night and into Saturday morning, according to the NWS. Sunday looks like the best day of the weekend with partly cloudy skies and only a 20 percent chance of rain.
If you’re headed east of the mountains, Washington State Department of Transportation reports freezing rain and gusty winds on Snoqualmie Pass. The road is bare and wet, but with slush and ice in places.
Taking Stevens Pass? WSDOT reports freezing rain with snow slush and ice. Parts of Eastern Washington are under an advisory for freezing rain.
The Washington State Patrol says Thursday’s freezing rain caused dozens of traffic accidents in Eastern Washington.