If you are headed towards Hood River and Cascade Locks, give yourself a few extra minutes as expected delays will continue as the Oregon State Patrol is out assisting stranded motorists along Interstate 84.
Well, we've got more snow in the forecast for the Yakima Valley. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for our area that begins at 4 a.m. Thursday (Feb. 14), and remains in effect until 10 Thursday night.
The snowy winter of 1995-96 in Yakima will not soon be forgotten. However, it was the subsequent flooding that occurred in the spring of 1996 that was the most memorable. Could it happen again this year?
If sidewalks & roads in Selah aren't safe, cancel the school day! I'd rather have my kid safe at home or at day care than walking the snow-covered sidewalks with vehicles maneuvering around them on slick roads.