Initial Report: Scenic Sub Service Out of Service due to Inclement Weather Conditions

Jan 14, 2020

BNSF Scenic Subdivision between Scenic, WA and Skykomish, WA Out of Service (OOS) as of approximately 14:15 on Monday due to continued weather related snow slide/trees down at various locations. Over 250 trees have fallen since Friday with an additional 50 down since last train has ran thru the area. Conditions have deteriorated with preliminary estimates of remaining out of service through noon Tue, 1/14. Our route via the Seattle sub between Seattle and Portland is open and will be leveraged for reroutes. Main line will be out of service until 12:00 on Tuesday pending any further deterioration.