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SEATTLE (AP) - A spring storm is making travel difficult in parts of Washington.
    
Chains are required on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass Monday morning because of snow. Trooper Dan Atchison tells KOMO Radio there have been a number of spinouts eastbound and a semi-truck and trailer accident westbound.
    
The Transportation Department banned the movement of mobile homes on Interstate 82 from Prosser to the Oregon line because of gusty winds.
    
The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning for the Wenatchee area through 5 p.m. Monday. Forecasters expect 35 to 45 miles per hour winds with gusts to 60 mph possible, which could cause property damage. A wind advisory is in effect for other parts of Eastern Washington for 30 to 40 mph winds with gusts to 45.

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