The rain this week has broken the drought in western Washington.
Here is the precipitation at Seattle Tacoma Airport compared to normal (blue line) for the past 12 weeks. Almost exactly normal!
What about the last year? Western Washington and Oregon are one of the few areas of the West Coast near normal California is a disaster area and eastern WA is dry.
The question you may ask is about the upcoming winter. The latest Climate Prediction Center forecast is for a wet southern Ca and dry NW: the typical expectation during an El Nino year (see graphic)