November storm blasts Washington



SEATTLE (AP) — A late November storm is blasting Washington with high winds, drenching rains and heavy snow.

The National Weather Service has a high wind warning on the coast until noon Tuesday, flood watches through Wednesday night for rivers that easily flood in Western Washington, and a winter storm warning for the north Cascades until 6 p.m. Tuesday for up to a foot of new snow.

Forecasters expect rain, showers and mountain snow to continue across the state through the Thanksgiving weekend.