More snow expected Sunday night, Monday night and Tuesday

So it snowed in Seattle, and the dogs are loving it

Winter Snow Storm Wallops Pacific Northwest; Washington Declares State of Emergency

And wouldn't you know it, the city's canine residents can't get enough. The Consumers Energy utility said power would be restored by late Sunday.

In Portland, a tanker truck blocked a ramp for hours after sliding into a vehicle on an interchange between Interstates 5 and 84.

About 50,000 residents are said to have lost power across the state, U.S. media report.

The storm will arrive overnight Monday into Tuesday with flurries before snow becomes steadier sometime around 8 a.m. Snow will change to freezing rain at times after noontime before changing back to snow and then to sleet and rain as the high temperature climbs just above the freezing mark excepts areas farthest north.

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Residents in Portland and Seattle who are more accustomed to rain than snow waited in long lines to buy shovels and de-icer.

Several hundred people take part in a public snowball fight, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, at Wright Park in Tacoma, Wash.

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee declared a state of emergency over the storm.

The Pacific Northwest snowstorm also left almost 50,000 people in eastern Washington without electricity. A 59-year-old man died February 7 from exposure at a Seattle light rail station.

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Seattle has a website dedicated to the snow storm with information on the city's response.

Autumn Sang was at a mobbed grocery store in Tualatin, Oregon, on Friday stocking up for the coming storm for herself and her neighbor, who is disabled and doesn't have a vehicle.

But more snow was possible for the region by midweek, the report said. Bridges in the city were closed Friday as officials planned to determine when they could be reopened, reported. "I think that Portlanders, majority are city people and they come from a lot of different places, so they're not so used to it".

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