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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:59 PM PST on November 23, 2017

Expires 9:00 AM EST on November 24, 2017


... Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of northwest Washington and west central Washington,
including the following counties, in northwest Washington,
Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, and Whatcom. In west central
Washington, King, Lewis, Pierce, and Snohomish.

* Through late tonight

* a cold front was moving across western Washington this afternoon
and will weaken over the Cascades through late this afternoon,
allowing rain to gradually diminish. Cooler air moving over the
area behind the front will lower snow level to around 4000 feet
by early this evening.

* Flooding is already occurring on many western Washington rivers.
With this second round of rainfall, there is a possibility that
flooding will become more widespread and/or prolonged. There is
at least a minor threat that any flood-prone river in our area
reaching flood stage through tonight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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Special Statement

Statement as of 3:35 PM PST on November 23, 2017

Expires 7:30 PM EST on November 23, 2017


... Significant rainfall this week has increased the landslide threat
in western Washington through at least Friday...

Recent rainfall has increased soil moisture to high levels across
western Washington. Additional heavy rainfall occurred Wednesday
night through early Thursday afternoon. Lowland areas got another
quarter to one inch of rain during this period, which should
maintain the heightened threat of landslides.

For more information about current conditions, visit
www.Weather.Gov/Seattle, select hydrology information under rivers
and lakes, and then scroll down for the link to the landslide
information pages.

For more information on landslides, visit the website for the
Washington state department of natural resources landslide
geologic hazards at: http://bit.Ly/2mta3wn


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle

335 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

... Significant rainfall this week has increased the landslide threat
in western Washington through at least Friday...

Recent rainfall has increased soil moisture to high levels across
western Washington. Additional heavy rainfall occurred Wednesday
night through early Thursday afternoon. Lowland areas got another
quarter to one inch of rain during this period, which should
maintain the heightened threat of landslides.

For more information about current conditions, visit
www.Weather.Gov/Seattle, select hydrology information under rivers
and lakes, and then scroll down for the link to the landslide
information pages.

For more information on landslides, visit the website for the
Washington state department of natural resources landslide
geologic hazards at: http://bit.Ly/2mta3wn


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle


310 am PST Thu Nov 23 2017

... Significant rainfall this week has increased the landslide threat
in western Washington through at least tonight...

Recent rainfall has increased soil moisture to high levels across
western Washington. Additional heavy rainfall is expected at times
today. Lowland areas may get another half to one inch of rain and
maintain the heightened threat of landslides.

For more information about current conditions, visit
www.Weather.Gov/Seattle, select hydrology information under rivers
and lakes, and then scroll down for the link to the landslide
information pages.

For more information on landslides, visit the website for the
Washington state department of natural resources landslide
geologic hazards at: http://bit.Ly/2mta3wn


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle/

310 am PST Thu Nov 23 2017

... Significant rainfall this week has increased the landslide threat
in western Washington through at least tonight...

Recent rainfall has increased soil moisture to high levels across
western Washington. Additional heavy rainfall is expected at times
today. Lowland areas may get another half to one inch of rain and
maintain the heightened threat of landslides.

For more information about current conditions, visit
www.Weather.Gov/Seattle, select hydrology information under rivers
and lakes, and then scroll down for the link to the landslide
information pages.

For more information on landslides, visit the website for the
Washington state department of natural resources landslide
geologic hazards at: http://bit.Ly/2mta3wn


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle/


Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 12:59 PM PST on November 23, 2017

Expires 9:00 AM EST on November 24, 2017


... Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of northwest Washington and west central Washington,
including the following counties, in northwest Washington,
Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, and Whatcom. In west central
Washington, King, Lewis, Pierce, and Snohomish.

* Through late tonight

* a cold front was moving across western Washington this afternoon
and will weaken over the Cascades through late this afternoon,
allowing rain to gradually diminish. Cooler air moving over the
area behind the front will lower snow level to around 4000 feet
by early this evening.

* Flooding is already occurring on many western Washington rivers.
With this second round of rainfall, there is a possibility that
flooding will become more widespread and/or prolonged. There is
at least a minor threat that any flood-prone river in our area
reaching flood stage through tonight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle



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