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Heavy snowfall near Thornton Street and Malloy Avenue (March 5, 2017). Video: My Ferndale News gif

UPDATED: Nearby: Winter Storm Watch issued for North Cascades and foothills

Heavy snow accumulations of 12- to 18-inches are possible.
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Wind Advisory issued for tomorrow (Wednesday)

Winds are expected to gradually increase into the afternoon.
Kathy Chasteen, Ferndale-Minamiboso sister city ambassadors and Mayor Jon Mutchler pose during New Year celebration at library 2018-01-06

Ferndale’s sister city hit by typhoon – donations being accepted

High winds of 90 to 130mph ripped roofs off houses and left hundreds without power for over 2 weeks.
Gooseberry Point ferry dock 2015-06-18

UPDATED: Lummi Island passenger ferry service suspended due to winds

2:30pm UPDATE - Service has been resumed.
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Weather Alert: Urban & Small Stream Flood Advisory issued

Ferndale is included in the list of locations that will experience flooding.
Engine 56 with Whatcom County Fire District 17. Photo courtesy of WCFD17

Fire District 17 to lift Sandy Point area burn ban

The district serves Sandy Point Shores, Sandy Point Heights, Neptune Heights, Neptune Beach and western portions of the Lummi Indian Reservation.
fire engine forward overhead lights at night

Fire Marshal’s Office: County burn ban to be lifted Wednesday

The Fire Marshal's Office advises to continue to use extreme caution with outdoor fires since vegetation is still recovering from the long stretch of dry weather and is susceptible to fire spread.
Lightning bolt during surprise thunderstorm (September 7, 2019). Photo courtesy Lisa Abbott

Evening thunderstorm knocked out power, provided a rare light show

PSE reports they are working on 100 outages throughout the Puget Sound region this morning with just over 1,000 customers impacted.
weather system on radar

Weather system heading our way brought lightning, hail and heavy rain to the south

Small hail and brief heavy rain can be expected as the system moves through.