1. STORMY

    Blizzard Predicted in Northwest

    Anthony Bolante / Reuters-Landov

    A blizzard in the Northwest? Forecasters are predicting that a winter storm will hit the Northwest Tuesday, dumping up to 12 inches of snow on Seattle—which normally gets only 5.9 inches a year. Portland, which gets an average of 2.4 inches of snow a year, is expected to get up to 10 inches. Weather.com meteorologist Chris Dolce said that this could be the worst storm to hit the area since 1985.

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