Where do we go when it’s above 70 degrees? Often, to the water, especially when a beautiful view of Mount Rainier is your backdrop on Lake Washington, as seen from Magnuson Park on Thursday. (Steve Ringman / The Seattle Times)
Where do we go when it's above 70 degrees? Often, to the water, especially when a beautiful view of Mount Rainier is your backdrop on Lake Washington, as seen from Magnuson Park on Thursday. (Steve Ringman / The Seattle Times)
Outdoors

Don’t let the warm-weather joy kill you: Be careful on boats and on the slopes

These gorgeous days are enough to make you want to get out and get active. But boaters need to know both safety rules and the potential perils of frigid waters. Up in the mountains, the sun is bright but avalanche danger is real. WATCH

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