* WHAT...Additional snowfall accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are expected through midday. This will be on top of the 2 to 4 inches that fell near the water in Seattle and 5 to 8 inches that have fallen elsewhere. North winds will increase today to 15 to 30 mph with a few gusts to 40 mph. The wind may reduce visibility at times due to blowing snow, especially near shorelines of the inland waters.
* WHERE...Portions of northwest and west central Washington, including Seattle, Everett, Tacoma, Bremerton, Bellevue, North Bend, Redmond, Kent, Mount Vernon, and Oak Harbor.
* WHEN...Until 4 PM PST Saturday. Snowfall will slowly taper off today.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Heaviest snowfall at 345 AM extends from around Seattle northwestward to Port Angeles. The snowfall will taper off from east to west today. Travel will be very difficult today.