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There was an incredible spree of stormy weather this Saturday as a potent cold front impacted Western Washington.
By around 2:00 pm, intense squall lines were dumping heavy rain across the Puget Sound. This is video I captured while we were heading home from the Seattle Auto Show.
At this point my weather station picked up a wind gust of 55 mph. That’s an incredible wind speed to come from a squall line. Usually only strong windstorms that make a direct impacts into Washington cause these speeds.
The winds weren’t the only hazard however. Intense rain fell across the region and flooding was reported in Tacoma and surrounding areas.
That concludes a very exciting day of weather! Sunday will be mostly dry, and Monday will have a chance of showers before drying out for the rest of the week!
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