Medical Lake cancels tree lighting | Events
Medical Lake has cancelled the 18th Annual Community Tree Lighting that was scheduled for Friday night.
Citing a frigid forecast, Medical Lake announced the cancellation on Wednesday. It is not the first city to cancel tree lighting events due to the cold weather, Hayden, ID cancelled their tree lighting and holiday parade, scheduled for Saturday night, on Tuesday.
There is a wind chill watch in effect for Friday night when the wind chill index will be between -15 and -20 degrees throughout Eastern Washington and North Idaho.
Medical Lake said the tree lighting will not be rescheduled due to other conflicts.