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Lo37° Chance Rain then Rain

Friday

Hi49° Rain Likely

Friday Night

Lo34° Slight Chance Showers then Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi53° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo31° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi49° Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Rain

Sunday Night

Lo38° Rain

Monday

Hi53° Slight Chance Showers

Monday Night

Lo37° Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi53° Partly Sunny

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The big red R is back on top of Seattle’s old Rainier Brewery, and naturally people went all nostalgic. Apparently, few raised in Seattle and environs can forget those misty winter nights driving up I-5, spotting that big R, and somehow getting a warm feeling. Maybe, there’s symbolism there people with Seattle roots feel in their bones.

The old big R came down in 2000, a time of economic transformation. The dot-com boom was peaking, Seattle was the epicenter of…

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