High winds expected in North Kitsap Monday night

Strong winds were expected in North Kitsap Monday night, following a day of heavy rain.

Gusts of up to 45 mph could sweep the Poulsbo and Kingston areas, according to the National Weather Service. A significant weather advisory was issued Monday evening.

Downed trees and power lines were already being reported at 5:30 p.m. Northbound State Route 3 was blocked by fallen trees near Imperial Way and near Clear Creek Road in Bremerton.

About 0.75 inches of rain fell in Poulsbo on Monday.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the Oct 21
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates