Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
539 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

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

  SNOQUALMIE RIVER NEAR THE FALLS AFFECTING KING COUNTY.
  SNOQUALMIE RIVER NEAR CARNATION AFFECTING KING COUNTY.

.FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 7

                CENTRAL WEST REGION

MOST OF THE HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED THOUGH SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE
OVERNIGHT. THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER IS STILL RISING AT THIS TIME.
FLOODING WILL CONTINUE UNTIL THE FLOOD WATERS HAVE A CHANCE TO DRAIN
OUT OF THE RIVER BASINS.

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.

&&

WAC033-260939-
/O.EXT.KSEW.FL.W.0041.000000T0000Z-141126T1508Z/
/SQUW1.1.ER.141125T1904Z.141125T2100Z.141126T0608Z.NO/
539 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER NEAR THE FALLS
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* AT 4:00 PM TUESDAY THE FLOW WAS 20960 CFS.
* FLOOD FLOW IS 20000 CFS.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS CRESTING NOW AND FLUCTUATING AT AROUND
  21000 CFS AND WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD FLOW TONIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 20000 CFS...THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD
  FLOODING OF PASTURE LANDS AND ROADS ALONG THE RIVER FROM THE TOWN
  OF SNOQUALMIE DOWNSTREAM THROUGH FALL CITY. ROADS THAT MAY BECOME
  FLOODED INCLUDE FALL CITY-CARNATION...TOLT HILL...AND NOVELTY FLATS
  ROADS. THIS RIVER LEVEL ON THE SNOQUALMIE CORRESPONDS ROUGHLY TO A
  PHASE 3 FLOOD IN THE KING COUNTY FLOOD SYSTEM.

&&

LAT...LON 4742 12175 4752 12186 4756 12196 4761 12188 4758 12178
      4756 12170

$$

WAC033-260939-
/O.EXT.KSEW.FL.W.0042.141126T0419Z-141127T0908Z/
/CRNW1.1.ER.141126T0419Z.141126T1200Z.141126T2108Z.NO/
539 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER NEAR CARNATION
* FROM 8 PM TUESDAY UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
* AT 5:00 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 52.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 54.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AROUND 8 PM
  TUESDAY AND CREST NEAR 55.5 FEET AROUND 4 AM WEDNESDAY. THE RIVER
  WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE WEDNESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 54.0 FEET...THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER WILL FLOOD MUCH OF THE
  FARM LAND AND SEVERAL ROADS FROM FALL CITY DOWNSTREAM THROUGH
  CARNATION AND DUVALL.

&&

LAT...LON 4756 12196 4770 12204 4784 12202 4783 12194 4771 12193
      4761 12188

$$




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