PRESS RELEASE: Winter Storm Expected to Hit the Region Tomorrow

Press Release

Winter Storm Expected to Hit Region Tomorrow

February 7, 2019

Lisa Maher, Communications & Marketing Manager 

Redmond, WA – A major snow event is expected to arrive Friday and last through the weekend according to the National Weather Service. The Redmond area could see 4 to 8 inches of snow and wind gusts ranging from 20 to 35 mph with the potential of power outages as a result. There is a possibility of more snow arriving early next week, so the community is encouraged to prepare now.

To prepare for storm conditions, it is recommended that you:

  • Have emergency supplies on hand at home and in your vehicle, such as extra batteries, flashlights, food and blankets
  • Charge cell phones and mobile devices in case of a power outage
  • Download the PSE mobile outage app to track and report outages, check status and get estimated restoration times, or visit

The City will continue to keep residents informed with updates to the City website, as well as Facebook (@CityofRedmond) and Twitter (@CityOfRedmond) as information becomes available. To view the City of Redmond snow and ice response routes, visit To learn more about the latest weather conditions and predictions, visit the National Weather Service website at

Residents can view live traffic cameras on the City’s website at For questions and more information contact Lisa Maher, Communications & Marketing Manager, at or 425-556-2427. This press release is available on