Links and Resources
Regardless of what the forecast calls for it’s important to know about the winter weather resources available to you.
On this page you will find links to information to help you get and stay informed.
Wherever you are in the state, you can call 2-1-1 for information about cold weather shelters and warming centers. You can also visit their listing here.
(for ST Express, Sounder Train and Link Rail)
Community Transit rider alerts
Washington State highways and traffic
Washington State Ferries
Washington Traffic Info
Washington State Traffic Conditions
Puget Sound Energy
Seattle City Light
Tacoma Public Utilities
Kitsap Public Utilities
Cascade Natural Gas
What if I don’t have a Twitter account?
If you would like to receive updates from agencies, but don’t have or want to create a Twitter account, you can use SMS Follow to get tweets sent to you as text messages:
Winter weather tips for Western Washington
Winter driving information
National Weather Service
FEMA Weather Alert App
For school and business closures, tune in to news radio or TV stations and monitor district twitter feeds:
Preparedness Tips and Resources
Tips for home, school and work
Personal and family preparedness tips
Preparedness tips from FEMA