No Damaging Flood but a Wet Couple of Days Coming for the Snoqualmie Valley

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] The biggest weather topic lately has been flooding. We saw some minor flooding around the area, mainly our normal roads were closed due to water covering them. … [Read more...]

The City of North Bend Updates their Snowplow Route Map

In preparation for the 2021-22 winter season, the City of North Bend has updated its Snowplow Route Map, including new neighborhoods and streets. The map identifies Priority 1, 2, and 3 snowplow … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie River Flood Forecast in the Valley

The Snoqualmie River near downtown Snoqualmie is currently flowing at approximately 22,300 cubic feet per second* (CFS). The river is currently (11:00 AM) at stage 3 and is forecast to increase throughout … [Read more...]

Updated: Snoqualmie River Flood Watch in Effect until Saturday

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] Updated Thursday 10:30 AM: The Snoqualmie river above the falls forecast is now showing major flooding. The flooding should start Friday morning. … [Read more...]

Mount Si High School Key Club Helping Valley Senior Citizens

Mount Si High School Key Club is offering to rake the lawn of any senior citizen in the Valley for free!  If you're a senior citizen in the Snoqualmie Valley, Mount Si High School Key Club wants to help … [Read more...]

Updated: Snoqualmie River at Phase Three Flood Alert as the Falls Roar- video

The Snoqualmie River has reached Flood phase three. Flooding of varying depths is expected in the entire Snoqualmie Valley. To find more information go to www.kingcounty.gov/flood. Video was taken … [Read more...]

Large Tree Causes Fatality Accident on Preston Fall City Road

At approximately 3:30 PM on October 24th, as a line of stormy windy weather passed through the area, a large tree fell crushing a car, causing a fatality accident with two victims. The accident was in the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Valley Windstorm: Timeline & Power Outage Update

Strong winds moved into The Snoqualmie Valley this morning, with sustained winds at 20-25 MPH and gusts ranging from 35-45 mph, causing power outages across the area. Mark Davis of North Bend Weather … [Read more...]

Is a ‘Bomb Cyclone’ Going to Make it to the Snoqualmie Valley?

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] I'm sure by now most of you have heard of the "Bomb Cyclone" out in the pacific headed our way. A storm gets the name "Bomb Cyclone" when the storm's pressure … [Read more...]

UPDATED: Washington State Patrol Statement on Saturday’s Fatality Collision

UPDATE Sunday 10:38 PM: Sadly the driver of the second car died at Harborview Medical … [Read more...]

Rain, Wind and a Possible Thunderstorm to End a Long Dry Spell in the Snoqualmie Valley

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] Rain, Rain, Rain. Who wants some rain with a side of wind and possible thunderstorms? I'm going to break this post up into three different parts. Rain … [Read more...]

High Temperatures and Dry Conditions Prompt King County Fire Marshal to Issue Stage 2 Burn Ban Prohibiting Outdoor Recreational Fires

The Stage 2 burn ban goes into effect immediately for King County, which was already in a Stage 1 burn ban. King County’s ban is in coordination with the King County Fire Chiefs Association and Fire … [Read more...]

Excessive Heat Forecast: Cooling Locations in the Area, North Bend Garbage Collection & Farmer’s Market Update

Weather forecasters are predicting more hot weather for our region, with North Bend area temperatures expected to hover in the low to upper 90s for Wednesday, August 11, through Saturday, August 14. With … [Read more...]

The Heat Returns to the Snoqualmie Valley After a Brief Respite

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] The weather has been great the last few days, hasn’t it? Mild temps with off and on showers. At the time of writing this, today, Sunday, I’ve recorded .43” of … [Read more...]

North Bend Water Conservation Ordinance Effective August 15th

Each year the City of North Bend’s Water Conservation Ordinance (WCO) Stage 1 goes into effect on August 15th. The WCO applies to all homes and businesses within the North Bend City limits and City … [Read more...]

Possible Three Day Rain Event Coming for the Snoqualmie Valley

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] To whoever participated in the rain dance, your wish is coming true. There looks to be a weak rain disturbance heading our way starting this Friday. … [Read more...]

Dry Spell Continues with Warmer Temperatures Coming

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] What a boring time of the year for weather, but I guess it’s ok if you like the heat, I don’t. That heatwave last month was brutal, and I hope we don’t have to … [Read more...]

North Bend Citywide Weed Removal and Property Maintenance Effort to Prevent Wildfires

In an ongoing effort to be a Wildfire Resilient Community, the City of North Bend, in conjunction with Eastside Fire and Rescue, coordinates a citywide weed removal program in areas where overgrown vegetation … [Read more...]

Mayor Signs Emergency Declaration Prohibiting Discharge of Aerial Fireworks in North Bend

On Monday, June 28, 2021, Mayor Rob McFarland, by executive order, signed an emergency declaration temporarily prohibiting the discharge of aerial fireworks in the City of North Bend.  The … [Read more...]

Record-Breaking Heatwave Comes to an End Soon

[Guest Post by North Bend resident Mark Davis] The end of the heatwave is near, and you can see evidence of that off our coast. The onshore flow will begin overnight tonight into Tuesday morning. So, say … [Read more...]