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Crews mopping up after storm

Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) crews are mopping up after a Pineapple Express storm dumped more than three inches of rain on the city in 24 hours. The Utility has received more than 400 customer calls since midnight, and has activated its Urban Flood Response Plan — deploying extra drainage crews… [ Keep reading ]

Landslide threshold crossed

More than three inches of rain has fallen in the past 24 hours — pushing the Seattle area well over the landslide threshold. Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) said the saturated soil means reduced soil stability and a greatly increased chance of landslides. If a landslide damages your property and you… [ Keep reading ]