Yes, It's true one of the signs that winter is coming is the notice that Studded Tires will be legal starting November 1st. and will run until the first part of April.

The Washington State Department of Transportation says there are other guidelines to for the winter traveling, they include Trucks weighing over 10,000 pounds are required to carry chains between Nov. 1 and April 1.Washington State Patrol troopers will emphasize watching for truck chains in November. Truckers who fail to carry them could get stuck with a $124 ticket. The Washington State Patrol will be enforcing this regulation. Be safe and prepared during Winter driving.