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Cold Weather Could Snarl W. Wash. Traffic Monday

SEATTLE (AP) - State transportation officials are urging commuters to plan for winter driving conditions Monday, as a cold front could bring snow and ice to the Seattle region.
    
The weather conditions could snarl traffic for commuters and drivers who are heading to the Seattle Seahawks football game in Seattle Monday night.
    
The current forecast calls for freezing temperatures and possible snow north between Everett and Canada by early Monday morning, and arriving in the Seattle area by Monday afternoon.
    
Meteorologist Doug McDonnal with the National Weather Service says the forecast calls for much colder, drier air Monday night with temperatures in the 20s. He says there's a chance of rain or snow showers but most lowland areas won't likely see snow.
    
McDonnal says it's going to be quite cold for much of the week.

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