It will be a rainy and windy Monday around Western Washington, with high temperatures in the low 50's. Rain is in the forecast all this week.
Making headlines around the Northwest this morning:
- Mudslides Affect Commute
- Northwest Relief Workers to Japan
- Obama's Education Secretary Here, Virtually
Rails and Roads Covered in Mud
Sounder rail lines, Amtrak routes and at least one major highway are blocked by mudslides this morning. Sunday's heavy rains caused at least three separate slides over Burlington Northern Santa Fe tracks: two north of Seattle, and one in southwest Washington near Vancouver.