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» C++Hawks at Microsoft talk code and f...
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» Beast Mode speaks! Watch Marshawn and...
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» Startup Lessons: ‘Fearless Careers’ P...
» GeekWire Radio: How government data i...
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» Amazon Echo adds voice controls for S...
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» Microsoft reassures businesses on Win...
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» IBM brings back bonuses for top execs...
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News and happenings at major Northwest consumer cooperatives like BECU, PCC, and REI

» Letters to editor: February 2015
» Recipes from the February 2015 issue
» What's new in store for February
» Organic nearly as productive as indus...
» PCC Board of Trustees report: Februar...
» Frozen meat & seafood
» Sleep well, naturally
» Your community: February 2015
» Bristol Bay drilling ban
» GMO labeling call-in week

Labor Today

Recent posts from labor blogs and a sites representing America's union movement

Stiglitz: Don’t Trade Away Our Health...
Recently, I've written about the ways in which TPP destroys our economic base...
Keystone bill passes: Without McCain’...
Despite his amendment not being included, Senator McCain voted in favor of th...
Container truckers protest Port Metro...
Hundreds of transport trucks wound their way along Knight Street in Vancouver...
Bills moving, Beast Mode’s ‘work to r...
Friday, January 30, 2015   STATE GOVERNMENT   ► From the WA Work &#...
Rally Feb. 20 at Capitol for shared p...
OLYMPIA (Jan. 30, 2015) — The Washington State Labor Council, its affil...
Environmental groups target Port of S...
A coalition of national and state environmental organizations is threatening ...



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Local Forecast

National Weather Service thirty six hour forecast for Redmond, Washington and the Seattle area


Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Hi 48 °F

Rain. High near 48. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.


Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Lo 42 °F

A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.


Rain Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

Hi 51 °F

Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

View the full seven day National Weather Service forecast for Redmond, Washington.

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