Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Seattle WA
920 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Washington...

  Bogachiel River near La Push affecting Clallam County.
  Skokomish River near Potlatch affecting Mason County.

.Flood Bulletin No. 4

Two to five inches of rain fell over the west and south facing slopes of the Olympic Mountains today, driving the Skokomish and Bogachiel Rivers above flood stage.

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.

&&

WAC009-221420-
/O.EXT.KSEW.FL.W.0045.171122T0523Z-171122T2326Z/
/BOGW1.1.ER.171122T0523Z.171122T0600Z.171122T1426Z.NO/
920 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Bogachiel River near La Push
* From 9 PM Tuesday until Wednesday afternoon.
* At  9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 36.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will crest near flood stage around
  midnight, then fall slowly late tonight and Wednesday.
* Impact...At 37.0 feet, the Bogachiel River will cause flooding of
  State Highway 110 near the Bogachiel bridge...closing the road.

&&

LAT...LON 4789 12440 4789 12453 4789 12463 4795 12467 4796 12455
      4798 12443

$$

WAC045-221420-
/O.CON.KSEW.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-171124T2129Z/
/SRPW1.1.ER.171121T2210Z.171122T0500Z.171124T1229Z.NR/
920 PM PST Tue Nov 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Skokomish River near Potlatch
* From 2 PM Tuesday until Friday afternoon.
* At  9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river crested at 17.7 feet at 9 PM Tuesday and will
  fall slowly. Flooding is likely to continue through Friday morning.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet, the Skokomish River will cause widespread
  flooding of pasture lands...with water flowing quickly over West
  Bourgault Road and Skokomish Valley Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4744 12326 4733 12321 4736 12317 4733 12308 4721 12321
      4738 12340

$$




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