UW Emergency Management

April 2, 2015

October 25, 2014 (Fall Windstorm impacts home football game)

Major Fall Windstorm hits King County in the evening at the same time as the UW/ASU Homecoming football game at Husky Stadium nationally televised on ESPN. Game continues with driving rain and 30-40mph winds with gusts up to 60mph. Moderate damage to vendor and patron tents in the “Zone” as well as significant power outages in in the region impacting over 200,000 residents.