• Winter weather expected this weekend and into Monday

    Published February 16 2018

    According to the forecast, there will be accumulating snow in all areas of Bellevue beginning late Saturday evening through mid-day Sunday, followed by clearing skies and temperatures dropping into the mid to upper 20’s. Also, expect gusty winds Friday and Saturday.

    City departments are preparing for this weekend’s incoming wind, snow and ice threat. City staff will monitor the changing weather forecast throughout the weekend, with crews ready to mobilize when needed. Snow and ice response equipment is loaded and standing ready for deployment.

    Potential impacts include localized tree damage and power outages. Drivers and pedestrians should travel with caution.

    • Be prepared: Information is available at Emergency Preparedness. Preparedness tips are also available at Take Winter by Storm.

    • To report a power outage, please call Puget Sound Energy at 1-888-225-5773; you can also report it online and check PSE's outage map;

    • When driving, if the power is out and traffic signals are not working, treat the intersection as a four-way stop.

    For emergency information and tips, please check Extreme Weather Response and the city's Twitter page.

    Additional information can also be found on National Weather Service homepage.