Wind, rain hammer Whatcom County on Tuesday

A tree toppled onto West Bakerview Road near Maplewood Avenue, striking a vehicle. The driver was not hurt, but the road was blocked shortly before 10 a.m. Crews were able to clear the tree from the road by 10:20 a.m. Puget Sound Energy crews were responding to scattered outages north of Ferndale, off South Pass Road and east of Maple Falls, but as of 10:20 a.m. in total they affected fewer than 100 customers.