After a mostly dry, cold spell, forecasters say a normal wet weather pattern is returning to Washington.

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After a mostly dry, cold spell, forecasters say a normal wet weather pattern is returning to Washington.

Rain is spreading across Western Washington Thursday, and a chance of showers will continue into next week.

The National Weather Service says the system will bring snow to the mountains with about 6 inches expected by Thursday night in the Cascade passes.

Forecasters expect a chance of rain or snow through the weekend in Eastern Washington with high temperatures in the 30s and lows in the 20s.

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In Western Washington, high temperatures should be in the 40s and lows in the 30s.

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