Thursday morning update

Today’s morning commute – weather – events. Right here in Ferndale.

7:25am: Good morning. Temperatures are in the upper 50s around the Ferndale area with smoke and haze along with a breeze from the south. Air quality in the area is reported in the MODERATE range.

When air quality is in the MODERATE range, people with asthma, respiratory infection, diabetes, lung or heart disease, or have had a stroke are advised to limit outdoor activities or do activities that take less effort, such as walking instead of running.

* The Washington State Department of Ecology has extended an air quality alert for western Washington through noon Friday.


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* Ferndale Road is closed to through traffic between Cherry Street and Ulrich Road.
* Expect slow downs due to road work on LaBounty Drive, between Main Street and W Smith Road
Portal Way reduced to one lane in varying locations (through 8/30)
* 3rd Avenue is closed between Main Street and Alder Street (through September)
* The Slater Road closure and detour continues (through much of 2017).

Otherwise commute routes in and out of Ferndale are currently open with no visible surprises. Check the real-time DF traffic cams page to view commute time estimates anytime by clicking here.


    Partly Cloudy
    Considerable clouds this morning. Some decrease in clouds later in the day. High 69F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.
    Partly Cloudy
    Thursday Night
    Partly cloudy skies. Low near 55F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.


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Thu 19
Thu 19

Shakespeare Theatre Camp

Thursday, July 19 @ 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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