Some Kitsap roads closed by downed trees — Updated 10 a.m. Nov. 14

PORT ORCHARD — Windy, wet weather to start this week is reminding Kitsap County residents that the season of seemingly perpetual wind and rain is just about on us.

Strong winds experienced Sunday night continue to bring down trees on Kitsap County roads. In each of following instances, a tree came down, bringing utility wires down with it, according to the county’s Public Works department. Utility crews have been notified and are tending to locations that are affecting power and road travel.

Once the lines are secured, the county says, crews will remove the trees and reopen the roads. The roads currently affected are:

South Kitsap

• Jackson Avenue SEOPEN

• Olalla Valley Road SEOPEN

SW Minterbrook Road – Closed at the intersection with Sidney Road SW

SE Maple Street – Closed between Roosevelt and Higgins (NEW)

Central Kitsap

• NW Church Road – OPEN

Christopher Road NWOPEN

North Kitsap

• Port Gamble Road – Closed between Tree Ridge and Falcon Ridge

Old Hansville RoadOPEN

Hansville Road NEOPEN

Brockton Avenue NE – Closed between Middle and Newton

NW Pioneer Hill Road – Closed at the intersection with Rhododendron

The latest information about road closures is at spf.kitsapgov.com/Pages/inclementweather.aspx.

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