Visitor Center Closing at 1 pm
Thursday Sept 4, 2014 the park visitor center will close at 1:00 pm.
Area disruptions Sept 3 and Sept 4
Both local area streets, and walkways will be affected Sept 3 - Sept 4 by the NFL Gameday Village and Seattle Seahawks home opener. Street parking may be extremely limited and in area private lots will have higher than normal special event prices.
Weather Statistics of Seattle
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Often confused with the wetter coastal Northwest climate, Seattle's annual precipitation ranges from 30 to 36 inches. Most of this falls from mid-September till June often as light to moderate showers.
Seattle average temperatures measured at sea level:
Snoqualmie Pass, at 3000' ASL 15 miles east of downtown Seattle:
Port Angeles, at sea level 50 miles west of downtown Seattle:
Did You Know?
Seattle has over 100 tunnels, some dating back to the Klondike Gold Rush period.