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Snohomish County Sheriff’s Department warns drivers of heavy snow in forecast

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. — The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Department made an X post on Friday warning drivers of the heavy snow in East County.

“Be extra cautious while driving this weekend,” said a spokesperson.

Even more snow is also expected in the mountains within the next few days.

If you plan on driving in these conditions, officials recommend that you follow these tips:

  • Check the forecast and road conditions before departing
  • Increase following distance
  • Give yourself extra time to stop
  • Don’t drive distracted