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Power’s out, trees down on roads and homes – storm update

August 29th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Not every neighbor has power yet (2 p.m. Sunday).

IT’S BACK! (Power) (Sunday 11:56 a.m.)

Andrew sent this from Northeast 80th Street and Brooklyn Avenue Northeast.

Estimated power restore time to largest chunk of Maple Leaf is 12:33 p.m. (Thanks, Kristen.)

Midnight to 6 a.m. Sunday: power off again. Seattle City Light says fewer than 20,000 remain without power.

Cliff Mass on “Extraordinary August Storm“:

“This is perhaps the strongest August storm on record—certainly the most impressive in my memory.

High wind gust Saturday at Maple Leaf Life South: 32 mph. Rain before 7 a.m.: 1.17”

7 p.m. Power’s back!

Tree onto house near Northeast 89th and 20th Avenue Northeast. Photo tweeted by KIRO TV.

Storm update 1:45 p.m.

Power remains out in south Maple Leaf.

Seattle City Light reports 40,000 58K customers without power.

Trees across Lake City Way Northeast at Northeast  97th and 107th streets.

The Seattle Times has regional coverage of the storm here.

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