Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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WGUS86 KOTX 240523 CCA
915 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers and lakes
in Washington...

  Stehekin River at Stehekin AFFECTING Chelan County


Additional information is available at:

The spring snow melt runoff in lakes and rivers is dangerously cold
and can be life threatening for those that come into contact with the
water. Take appropriate precautions.

Be aware of large debris in the river. High water levels can push
logs and other large debris into the river...increasing the danger to
people and boats.

Never drive cars...Trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow for safe passage. As little
as one foot of water on the road can move most vehicles off the road.


915 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Stehekin River at Stehekin.
* At  8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.00 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  7:55 PM Thursday.
* Forecast...The river is expected to continue to fall to 21.3 feet
  by Saturday morning.


LAT...LON 4849 12076 4832 12057 4825 12067 4831 12101 4848 12103

* At  24.0 feet...The River may be out of its banks in spots and onto
  the Stehekin Valley Road and Company Creek Road.
* At  23.8 feet...McGregor`s Meadow Road will be mostly flooded.
* At  23.5 feet...Some water may be over McGregor Meadows Road and the
  drive through the Tollber pasture. Part of the Harlequin Campground
  may be flooded.


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