Windstorm rattles Mukilteo
Only minor damage reported
Last updated 2/5/2020 at 11:55am
Windows rattled, branches crashed on rooftops and trees fell on roadways Friday when a fierce windstorm, accompanied by sideways rain, blew through the region.
Meteorologists reported a wind gust of 59 mph at Paine Field, Edmonds Community College shut down at about 5:20 p.m. due to a power outage, and Mukilteans watched as all of Whidbey Island went dark shortly after.
While local officials reported that Mukilteo escaped major problems, there was plenty keeping police, fire and public works crews busy.
Over the course of the evening downed trees were reported at 4700 73rd St. SW, 9800 Harb...