Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
942 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
WASHINGTON...

  PUYALLUP RIVER NEAR ORTING AFFECTING PIERCE COUNTY.
  NISQUALLY RIVER NEAR NATIONAL AFFECTING LEWIS AND PIERCE COUNTIES.
  COWLITZ RIVER AT RANDLE AFFECTING LEWIS COUNTY.

.FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 9

FLOOD WATERS ARE NOW RECEDING FOR MOST OF THE RIVERS FLOWING OFF
MOUNT RAINIER...BUT FLOODING CONTINUES FOR THE REACH OF THE PUYALLUP
NEAR ORTING AND THE NISQUALLY AND COWLITZ RIVERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS...VANS...OR TRUCKS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. THIS IS
THE CAUSE OF MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS IN WASHINGTON. BE ALERT FOR
RAPID CHANGES AND MONITOR DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER
RADIO OR OTHER LOCAL MEDIA.

&&

WAC053-261442-
/O.CON.KSEW.FL.W.0040.000000T0000Z-141129T0003Z/
/ORTW1.3.ER.141125T1554Z.141125T2100Z.141128T1503Z.NO/
942 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PUYALLUP RIVER NEAR ORTING
* UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  8:15 PM TUESDAY THE FLOW WAS 7730 CFS.
* FLOOD FLOW IS 4500 CFS.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* IMPACT...AT 4500 CFS...THE PUYALLUP RIVER WILL FLOOD SOME AREAS
  ALONG THE UPPER PUYALLUP RIVER ABOVE ORTING.  AREAS INCLUDE BUT ARE
  NOT LIMITED TO THE NEADHAM ROAD VICINITY...ORVILLE ROAD EAST
  VICINITY IN AREAS SOUTH OF BROOKS ROAD EAST AND NORTH OF ELECTRON
  ROAD...AND THE COUNTRY SUBDIVISION/TOMOLLA TREE FARM VICINITY.

&&

LAT...LON 4692 12227 4705 12228 4712 12233 4724 12219 4715 12214
      4700 12207

$$

WAC041-053-261442-
/O.CON.KSEW.FL.W.0043.000000T0000Z-141126T2028Z/
/NISW1.2.ER.141125T1758Z.141125T2100Z.141126T1128Z.NO/
942 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE NISQUALLY RIVER NEAR NATIONAL
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  8:00 PM TUESDAY THE FLOW WAS 6980 CFS.
* FLOOD FLOW IS 8000 CFS.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* IMPACT...AT 8000 CFS...THE NISQUALLY RIVER WILL FLOOD ROADS AND
  PASTURE LANDS ALONG THE UPPER REACHES OF THE RIVER FROM MT RAINIER
  NATIONAL PARK DOWNSTREAM TO ALDER LAKE.

&&

LAT...LON 4674 12165 4664 12189 4670 12227 4683 12213 4681 12198
      4683 12187

$$

WAC041-261442-
/O.CON.KSEW.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-141127T0903Z/
/RAWW1.2.ER.141126T0243Z.141126T0600Z.141127T0003Z.NO/
942 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE COWLITZ RIVER AT RANDLE
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
* AT  9:30 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO RISE AND CREST NEAR 20.4 FEET
  AROUND 10 PM TUESDAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 20.0 FEET...THE COWLITZ RIVER WILL CAUSE FLOODING FROM
  THE VICINITY OF RANDLE DOWNSTREAM THROUGH RIFFE LAKE...INUNDATING
  MANY ROADS INCLUDING US HIGHWAY 12 AND MUCH OF THE FARM LANDS.

&&

LAT...LON 4645 12180 4645 12194 4640 12219 4654 12220 4659 12198
      4661 12183

$$


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