Winter travel warning this weekend in the Cascades

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WENATCHEE – We’re starting the weekend with severe winter travel conditions in the Washington Cascades.

Heavy snowfall has caused several accidents today including this one captured on camera by Washington State Patrol Trooper Brian Moore.

Around 10:45 this morning, Eastbound I-90 traffic near Tinkham Road was closed due to multiple spin-outs and by 11:30 both lanes of traffic on I-90 were closed.

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The National Weather Service forecasts more heavy snow for today and overnight into Saturday with over a foot expected in most mountain passes.