WASHIGTON STATE (US) ..
Washington State lies on the west (Pacific) coast of US ..It's geography is similar to that of Maharashtra with an area of 60% of Maharashtra state (India)..
- The west slopes of Olympus mountains receive the heaviest precipitation upto 6000 mms(rain+snow) in the continental United States, like the western ghats .
- The world record for highest snowfall in a season is in the Cascade range at Mt.Baker in the winter of 1998-99 .. 29,000 mms ( 1140 inches).
FORECAST FOR THIS WEEK :
SEATTLE REGION will get milder as this week progresses.. to 12 c / 6 c from current 8 c / 1 c ..Rain amount of 5-15 mms expected daily this week..
The popular SKI AREAS will be packed with fun for enthusiasts from next week, as moderate to heavy snow is expected over the Cascade mountains as this week progresses..
WASHINGTON state Map .. Past 24 hrs Weather ..
Meanwhile , Mumbai city is warm and dry at 35 c (max) / 22 c (min).. Lowest min temp. in Mumbai region today was recorded at Karjat ( 17.9 c )..
Pune city is fine and dry at 31 c / 15 c ..