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Weather: Clear and Cold, with Slight Warming Trend

The crisp clear weather is expected to continue into the middle of the week, with daily highs in the 40s and night-time temperatures hovering in the 30s. Rain may return by Wednesday night. Here is the National Weather Service Forecast for Bainbridge Island: Sunday Sunny, with a high near 47 degrees F. North wind around…

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snowy bainbridge by Pete Saloutos

Weather: Cold Temperatures Continue, with a Chance of Snow

An arctic air mass on the heels of the cold front that moved in earlier this week will bring continued cold temperatures well below normal through the weekend and a chance of snow Thursday. Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 42 degrees F. East wind 6 to 10 mph. Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a…

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frozen pond reflection by paul brians

Weather: Cold Front on the Way with Possible Freezing Temps

A cold airmass out of Canada is bringing the chilliest weather of the season this week to most of the country. Temperatures in our area will plunge into the 30s starting tomorrow night, with day-time highs in the mid 40s. Freezing temperatures are expected Tuesday night, so gardeners take care of your plants. Here is…

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fall color by Joe Michael

Weather: Sunny and Cooler

The rain and wind storm that blustered through our area and knocked out power to thousands on Bainbridge Island yesterday brought a sunny and cooler front on its heels. According to the National Weather Service, by midday today after the fog burns off we should see calm sunny skies with a day-time high of about…

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Winslow Substation Damaged, 2400 Customers Still Without Power

As of 3:30 this afternoon, November 6, Puget Sound Energy (PSE) reported heavy storm damage in Kitsap County, with the worst on Bainbridge Island. Two circuits were damaged by a tree that broke a power pole directly outside the Winslow 12 substation. PSE was able to restore power to 1,300 customers through switching. But approximately…

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Weather: Heavy Rain and High Winds Thursday

The National Weather Service forecast for Bainbridge Island calls for solid rain and high wind and higher gusts Thursday. But, after a long wet stretch, there is a possible sun break in our future this weekend after the fog clears. Thursday A 100 percent likelihood of rain, with a high near 59 degrees F. Windy, with…

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smashed car windshield by Susan Brandzel

Snapshot of the Day: Storm Damage

Susan Brandzel sent in these photographs of her family’s van damaged by the fierce windstorm that swept through Bainbridge Island and surrounding areas last night. A chunk of tree fell and speared the van’s windshield at about 10 p.m. Thousands lost power, and debris was evident all over Bainbridge this morning. Crews worked to restore…

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Downed Trees and Wires All Over the Place

The gale force winds that hit the Island this evening, October 25, have taken a toll already, and the high winds are expected to continue until about 2 a.m. So far, the Bainbridge Island Fire Department has reported the following: 9:55: Wires down at Finch and New Holland. 9:50: Wires down at North Madison and…

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National Weather Service Issues Gale Warning & Wind Advisory for This Evening

At 9:27 this morning, October 25, the National Weather Service issued an urgent marine weather message warning people throughout Puget Sound and the Hood Canal about the potential for gale force winds of 15 to 25 knots growing to 25 to 35 this evening. Waves are expected to build to between 3 and 6 feet….

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Weather Advisory: High Gusts & Possible Thunderstorm on the Way

Batten down the hatches, people, and pull out your candles. More rain, a possible thunderstorm, and winds gusting up to 30 mph are on the way this evening, with at times heavy precipitation continuing through the weekend. Here is the National Weather Service forecast for Bainbridge Island: Thursday Afternoon Showers and a possible thunderstorm. High…

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Weather: A Very Rainy Week Ahead

A warm sunny day today with temps drifting up to about 70 degrees F will give way to clouds tonight and at times heavy rain throughout the week. Here is the National Weather Service Forecast for Bainbridge Island: Sunday Partly sunny, with a high near 70 degrees F. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Sunday…

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Here Comes the Rain, Again—100 Percent “Chance”

If you thought we were going to get away with it, well, you were wrong. October will get its share of rain after all. The National Weather Service says, with 100 percent certitude, that the rain starts today with the added bonus of wind, of the southerly type, around 16 mph. Along the coast, a…

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foggy road by JonDissed

Weather: Fog Hazard Starts the Week

Expect a foggy start to the week. Here is the National Weather Service forecast for Bainbridge Island: Monday Fog before 11 a.m. Otherwise, cloudy and then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69 degrees F. Calm wind becoming north-northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Monday Night Patchy fog after 11 p.m. Otherwise, increasing…

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Weather: Drying and Warming Trend

After a (needed) wet spell, we’re in for drier and somewhat warmer temperatures. Here is the National Weather Service Forecast for Bainbridge Island: Thursday Partly sunny, with a high near 67 degrees F. Calm wind, becoming west-northwest around 5 mph in the morning. Thursday Night Areas of fog after 11 p.m. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with…

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Earthquake This Morning Largest to Hit Western Washington in Over a Decade

A 4.0 earthquake centered in Hood Canal about 17.5 miles west of Bremerton and approximately 21 miles west of Bainbridge Island rattled area residents at 3:06 a.m. today, September 17. The quake, 10.3 miles deep, was felt as far away as Seattle and Everett, but there have been no official reports of significant damage. Although…

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National Weather Service Warns of Critical Fire Danger in Our Area

At 10:43 this morning, September 10, the National Weather Service issued an urgent message advising people in the Western Washington area, including Bainbridge Island’s fire weather zone, of a red flag warning. Red flag warnings are issued when critical fire weather conditions are in effect or expected to occur shortly. These conditions include strong winds,…

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windy rainy by Serena

Weather: Gusts and Probable Rain Through the Night

Windy, wet weather is brewing on Bainbridge Island, with gusts expected up to 21 miles per hour and a 60 percent chance of rain this afternoon and tonight. Here is the local forecast from the National Weather Service: Tuesday Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66 degrees F. West-southwest wind around 16 mph,…

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National Weather Service Issues Red Flag Warning for Our Area

The potential for “scattered to abundant lightning” in a range of western Washington fire weather zones including our own, 654, prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Red Flag Warning at 2:33 p.m. today, Monday, August 11. A Red Flag Warning is issued when critical fire weather conditions are occurring or expected to occur…

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rain and cloud break by Joyce Rudolph

Weather: Sun and Warm Temps on the Way, Really

The National Weather Service reports that we will see a break from the gloom starting Friday, which will usher in normal summer sun and temperatures climbing back where they belong. Here is the forecast for Bainbridge Island: Thursday A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69 degrees F. South wind…

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sunny summer lawn chair

Weather: Some Like It Hot

It looks like clear skies and hot temps are here to stay a while. With this weekend’s extreme low tides, it’s great beach time. Because of hot dry conditions, the BIFD has issued a wildfire danger warning. Here is the National Weather Service Forecast for Bainbridge Island: Friday Sunny, with a high near 86 degrees F….

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