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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1106 AM PDT SAT AUG 23 2014

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0645 PM     DEBRIS FLOW      6 SE TWISP              48.30N 120.03W
08/21/2014                   OKANOGAN           WA   COUNTY OFFICIAL

            DEBRIS FLOW BLOCKING BENSON CREEK ROAD. 6 MILES SOUTHEAST
            OF TWISP. BENSON CREEK EVENTUALLY FLOWED ACROSS HIGHWAY
            153 BLOCKING THE ROADWAY AT MP 24.

0732 PM     HEAVY RAIN       4 SE TWISP              48.32N 120.06W
08/21/2014  M1.15 INCH       OKANOGAN           WA   PUBLIC

            SPOTTER OKANOGAN 82 4 SE TWISP ON BEAVER CREEK ROAD
            REPORTED 1.15 IN RAIN OVER LAST HOUR FROM THUNDERSTORMS.

0745 PM     FLASH FLOOD      8 E TWISP               48.36N 119.94W
08/21/2014                   OKANOGAN           WA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            REPORTS OF VEHICLES TRAPPED IN WATER ON BENSON CREEK
            ROAD.

0745 PM     FLASH FLOOD      10 E TWISP              48.36N 119.90W
08/21/2014                   OKANOGAN           WA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            HIGHWAY 20 NEAR FRAZER CREEK CLOSED DUE TO MULTIPLE
            DEBRIS FLOWS ACROSS HIGHWAY. HIGHWAY 20 CLOSED FROM B-O
            ROAD TO HIGHWAY 153/20 INTERSECTION MILEPOSTS 204 TO 229.
            WASHINGTON DOT REPORTS ROAD IS PARTIALLY WASHED AWAY IN
            PLACES AND UNSAFE FOR TRAVEL.

0830 PM     DEBRIS FLOW      5 S CHELAN              47.77N 120.02W
08/21/2014                   DOUGLAS            WA   NEWSPAPER

            A DEBRIS FLOW FROM A THUNDERSTORM CLOSED HIGHWAY 97 EAST
            OF ORONDO. TIME OF EVENT ESTIMATED FROM RADAR.

1000 PM     FLASH FLOOD      6 SW OKANOGAN           48.31N 119.67W
08/21/2014                   OKANOGAN           WA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            CHILIWIST AREA UNDER MANDATORY EVACUATIONS IF POSSIBLE
            DUE TO SEVERE FLOODING FROM STORMS. SHERIFF ISSUED
            SHELTER IN PLACE IF YOU CANNOT SAFELY LEAVE THE AREA.
            ROAD CONDITIONS DETERIORATING FAST. AREA CUT-OFF DUE TO
            DAMAGED ROADWAYS.

1005 PM     DEBRIS FLOW      TWISP                   48.36N 120.12W
08/21/2014                   OKANOGAN           WA   BROADCAST MEDIA

            BROADCAST MEDIA RELAYED REPORT FROM STATE POLICE NOTING 5
            TO 10 VEHICLES WERE CUT OFF BY MUD AND SLIDES AND WERE
            TEMPORARILY UNABLE TO GET OFF STATE HIGHWAY 153 IN THE
            THE METHOW VALLEY.

1048 PM     FLOOD            3 SE MALOTT             48.24N 119.67W
08/21/2014                   OKANOGAN           WA   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER OKANOGAN 15 REPORTED 0.60 INCH RAIN BETWEEN 750PM
            AND 950PM PDT CAUSING CHILLOWIST CREEK TO FLOOD AND COVER
            CHILLOWIST ROAD

0330 PM     DEBRIS FLOW      14 NE NESPELEM          48.30N 118.73W
08/22/2014                   FERRY              WA   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            BRIEF THUNDERSTORM CAUSED A DEBRIS FLOW ON STATE ROUTE 21
            CAUSING DELAYS IN BOTH DIRECTIONS. THIS AREA IS PART OF
            THE DEVILS ELBOW BURN SCAR. TIME OF EVENT ESTIMATED FROM
            RADAR.


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JWOLF


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