Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
1128 AM PST THU NOV 27 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN WASHINGTON...

  SKAGIT RIVER NEAR CONCRETE AFFECTING SKAGIT COUNTY.
  SKAGIT RIVER NEAR MT. VERNON AFFECTING SKAGIT COUNTY.

.FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 18

CONTINUING RAIN IN THE NORTH CASCADES WILL DRIVE THE SKAGIT RIVER ABOVE
FLOOD STAGE TODAY OR TONIGHT. MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.

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.

&&

WAC057-280428-
/O.NEW.KSEW.FL.W.0050.141128T0146Z-141130T0130Z/
/CONW1.2.ER.141128T0146Z.141129T0000Z.141129T1330Z.NO/
1128 AM PST THU NOV 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE SKAGIT RIVER NEAR CONCRETE
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 10:15 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 27.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AROUND 6 PM
  THURSDAY AND CREST NEAR 31.1 FEET AROUND 4 PM FRIDAY. THE RIVER
  WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 28.0 FEET...THE SKAGIT RIVER WILL FLOOD LOW AREAS AND
  SECTIONS OF ROADS ALONG THE RIVER FROM ROCKPORT DOWNSTREAM TO SEDRO
  WOOLLEY. THIS LEVEL FOR THIS LOCATION ON THE SKAGIT CORRESPONDS TO
  A PHASE 1 FLOOD IN THE SKAGIT COUNTY FLOOD SYSTEM.

&&

LAT...LON 4845 12163 4848 12185 4846 12227 4853 12227 4856 12185
      4850 12160

$$

WAC057-280427-
/O.NEW.KSEW.FL.W.0051.141128T0841Z-141130T1504Z/
/MVEW1.2.ER.141128T0841Z.141129T1200Z.141130T0304Z.NO/
1128 AM PST THU NOV 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE SKAGIT RIVER NEAR MT. VERNON
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO SUNDAY MORNING.
* AT 11:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 26.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AROUND 1 AM FRIDAY
  AND CREST NEAR 30.9 FEET AROUND 4 AM SATURDAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL
  BELOW FLOOD STAGE SATURDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 30.0 FEET...THE SKAGIT RIVER WILL FLOOD FROM SEDRO
  WOOLLEY DOWNSTREAM THROUGH MOUNT VERNON TO THE MOUTH. FLOOD WATERS
  WILL INUNDATE SOME LOW-LYING ROADS...FARMLANDS AND RESIDENTIAL
  AREAS. THIS LEVEL FOR THIS LOCATION ON THE SKAGIT CORRESPONDS TO A
  PHASE 1 FLOOD IN THE SKAGIT COUNTY FLOOD SYSTEM.

&&

LAT...LON 4846 12227 4840 12230 4830 12235 4837 12250 4845 12240
      4853 12227

$$




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