Updated 12:40 p.m.
Snow has been falling in Green Lake today (Monday, Nov 22, 2010).
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory, in effect until 10 p.m. tonight. The weather advisory indicates that we can expect 2-6 inches of snow, and that gusty winds could result in local power outages.
Weather expert Cliff Mass wrote in a blog post this morning that “the worst [of the area's snow fall] is in a narrow band over north Seattle.”
We have confirmed that the Green Lake Community Center and Evans Pool are open, although classes after 6 p.m. are canceled. The community center is open for drop-in use until 9 p.m. All Seattle Parks and Recreation athletic fields are closed.
The Green Lake Library is scheduled to open at it’s regular opening time, 1 p.m.
Woodland Park Zoo will close early today, at 3:00 p.m.
Route 16 is not serving regular stops in the Greenlake area between N 45th St and N 80th St or eastbound on NE 100th St just west of 4 Av NE at Northgate. In the Green Lake area, use the stops north of N 80th St or south of N 45th St. Or use stops on Greenlake DR N along the reroute.
Seattle Public Schools has announced that Middle and High Schools will dismiss early today at 12:35 p.m. Activities (including parent-teacher conferences) at all Seattle Public Schools are canceled after 12:35 p.m. Tonight’s Student Assignment Transition Plan Northwest region meeting at Ingraham High School has been canceled.
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