Get out the galoshes and batten down the hatches, the National Weather Service says a warm and wet front will bring rain and wind to the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park areas Tuesday through Thursday.
A Flood Watch has been issued for rivers originating in the Olympics and Cascades. But down here, residents can expect significant rainfall, mild temperatures and moderate winds, the latter blowing in a small craft advisory for Puget Sound.
Localized flooding is possible but not a major concern. The National Weather Service forecast for Shoreline and Lake Forest Park calls for rain and winds 11 to 20 mph, with lows 45 to 49 degrees and high from 55 to 57.
It is the classic “Pineapple Express” coming straight from the South Pacific, good-natured called ‘Poseidon” by UW weather guru Cliff Mass on his blog here.