Handy Resources for Winter Storms

Green River for TwitterThe winter storm season is upon us, complete with power outages, school delays, road closures and more. To help you and your families stay safe, dry and warm, here is a list of helpful resources. A special thank you to iLoveKent.net for sharing this info. with Team Marti!

Traffic, transportation and road alerts


Flood Warning Center (24-7): 206-296-8200 or 800-945-9263
[Call 9-1-1 for emergencies.]

King County flood warnings & alerts

King County Metro

King County road closures and restrictions

WSDOT traffic & travel alerts


American Red Cross emergency preparedness

Flood services, information and preparedness

King County emergency management

Landslide preparedness

PSE disaster planning

Public health emergency preparedness

Washington Dept. of Health emergency preparedness

Washington Emergency Management

Power outages

PSE.com outages

PSE.com, electric safety

PSE.com, natural gas safety

School information

Enumclaw School District

Kent School District

Renton School District

Tahoma School District






Weather Channel – Seattle

Twitter and Facebook accounts to follow

Many of these resources make regular, real-time updates on Twitter:

American Red Cross Northwest (Twitter)

City of Auburn (Twitter)

City of Covington (Facebook)

City of Covington (Twitter)

City of Kent (Facebook)

City of Kent (Twitter)

City of Renton (Twitter)

iLoveKent.net (Facebook)

iLoveKentWA (Twitter)

King County Road Services (Twitter)

KING5TracyT (traffic) (Twitter)

PSE (Twitter)

Seattle Dept. of Transportation (Twitter)

Washington Emergency Management

WSDOT (Facebook)

WSDOT Ferries (Twitter)

WSDOT Traffic (Twitter)


C-Town Pulse, City of Covington

City of Auburn

City of Covington

City of Black Diamond

City of Enumclaw

City of Kent

City of Kent Emergency Management

City of Maple Valley

City of Renton

Covington-Maple Valley-Black Diamond Reporter

Kent Reporter





Pierce County Emergency Alerts

Seattle Times


Marti Reeder, Realtor, Managing Broker