Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Seattle WA
415 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

415 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Southeastern Kitsap County in northwestern Washington...
  Southern Mason County in northwestern Washington...
  Southwestern Snohomish County in west central Washington...
  Northwestern Pierce County in west central Washington...
  Western King County in west central Washington...
  Northwestern Thurston County in west central Washington...

* Until 1015 AM PST Wednesday

* At 413 PM PST, satellite and doppler radar indicate heavy rain
  moving into central portions of Western Washington. This heavy
  rain will likely cause some minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Seattle, Tacoma, Bellevue, Kent, Federal Way, Auburn, Olympia,
  Edmonds, Bremerton, Puyallup, Shelton, Belfair, Renton, Redmond,
  Kirkland, Sammamish, Lacey, Lynnwood, Bothell and Burien.

Additional rainfall of 2 to 3 inches is expected in the area. This
additional rain will cause minor flooding.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


LAT...LON 4712 12340 4734 12339 4739 12291 4744 12284
      4738 12311 4770 12262 4753 12269 4755 12261
      4779 12249 4778 12248 4722 12261 4727 12276
      4715 12266 4726 12243 4781 12239 4794 12193
      4717 12198 4700 12268



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