TRAFFIC, TRANSIT, WEATHER: Friday notes + weekend preview

6:03 AM: Good morning! It’s Friday, November 18th.


More sunshine today, and breezy, with a high in the 40s.


-Saturday morning might bring some traffic congestion in the early going of the two turkey-giveaway events that will be happening – 9 am start for the Eastridge Church event (39th/Oregon), 10 am start for the drive-up event at South Seattle College (6000 16th SW; WSB sponsor).


Metro buses are on regular schedules; watch @kcmetroalerts for trip cancellations/reroute alerts.

-The West Seattle Water Taxi is running its fall/winter schedule (still daily, all dayparts, but no late Friday/Saturday runs).

-Still a 2-boat schedule for WSF’s Triangle Route (check here for alerts/updates).


High Bridge – here’s the camera at the top.

High Bridge – the view from its southwest end (if SDOT points the 35th/Avalon/Fauntleroy camera that way).

Low Bridge: Or nearby, depending on where SDOT points the camera.

1st Ave. S. Bridge: The south route.

Highway 99: Here’s the northbound side at Lander.

All functional city traffic cams can be seen here, most with video options; West Seattle and vicinity-relevant cameras are also on this WSB page … Are movable city bridges opening for vessels? Check the @SDOTBridges Twitter feed.

If you see trouble on the roads/paths/water, please text or call us (when you can do so safely) – 206-293-6302.

1 Reply to "TRAFFIC, TRANSIT, WEATHER: Friday notes + weekend preview"

  • Lola November 18, 2022 (7:20 am)

    Not sure what was happening on the bridge this morning at 6:30 AM.  From Fauntleroy in the left hand lane as you entered the bridge three cop cars had their light on, one was on a tow truck. Everyone had to get over into the right lane.  Do we know what happened?

Sorry, comment time is over.