Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
646 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS ENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
WASHINGTON...

  NOOKSACK RIVER AT NORTH CEDARVILLE AFFECTING WHATCOM COUNTY.
  NORTH FORK STILLAGUAMISH RIVER NEAR ARLINGTON AFFECTING SNOHOMISH
  COUNTY.
  STILLAGUAMISH RIVER AT ARLINGTON AFFECTING SNOHOMISH COUNTY.

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

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

.FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 35

                NORTH WEST REGION

HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED OVER THE CASCADES. FLOODING HAS ENDED ON THE
NOOKSACK AND STILLAGUAMISH RIVERS...BUT CONTINUES ON THE SKAGIT RIVER.
THE LOWEST REACHES OF THE SKAGIT RIVER WILL NOT CREST UNTIL SATURDAY
MORNING.

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.

&&

WAC073-290316-
/O.CAN.KSEW.FL.W.0058.000000T0000Z-141129T1159Z/
/NRKW1.1.ER.141128T1813Z.141128T2215Z.141128T2328Z.NO/
646 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING HAS ENDED FOR
  THE NOOKSACK RIVER AT NORTH CEDARVILLE
* AT  6:15 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 145.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 146.5 FEET.
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE 3:28 PM FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.

&&

LAT...LON 4880 12224 4885 12236 4889 12247 4896 12247 4895 12233
      4882 12215

$$

WAC057-291146-
/O.EXT.KSEW.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-141130T0827Z/
/CONW1.3.ER.141128T1131Z.141129T0600Z.141129T2027Z.NO/
646 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SKAGIT RIVER NEAR CONCRETE
* UNTIL LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.
* AT  6:30 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 32.6 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* MAJOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO RISE AND CREST NEAR 32.7 FEET
  AROUND 10 PM FRIDAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SATURDAY
  EARLY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 32.5 FEET...THE SKAGIT RIVER WILL CAUSE FLOODING FROM
  ROCKPORT DOWNSTREAM THROUGH SEDRO WOOLLEY. FLOOD WATERS WILL
  INUNDATE LOW AREAS NEAR THE RIVER...ROADS...AND SEVERAL RESIDENTIAL
  AREAS MAINLY CAPE HORN...HAMILTON AND THUNDERBIRD. SOME WATER WILL
  FLOW ONTO COCKREHAM ISLAND AND INTO THE NOOKACHAMPS AND STERLING
  AREAS. FLOODING WILL ALSO OCCUR IN HEADWATERS...TRIBUTARIES...AND
  OTHER STREAMS WITHIN THE SKAGIT BASIN. THIS LEVEL FOR THIS LOCATION
  CORRESPONDS TO A PHASE 2 FLOOD IN THE SKAGIT COUNTY FLOOD SYSTEM.

&&

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

$$

WAC057-291146-
/O.EXT.KSEW.FL.W.0051.000000T0000Z-141130T2159Z/
/MVEW1.2.ER.141128T1620Z.141129T1800Z.141130T0959Z.NO/
646 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SKAGIT RIVER NEAR MT. VERNON
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  6:30 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO RISE AND CREST NEAR 31.8 FEET
  AROUND 10 AM SATURDAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY
  SUNDAY MORNING.
* 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

$$

WAC061-290316-
/O.CAN.KSEW.FL.W.0054.000000T0000Z-141129T1146Z/
/ARGW1.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
646 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE NORTH FORK STILLAGUAMISH RIVER NEAR ARLINGTON
* AT  6:15 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.

&&

LAT...LON 4822 12164 4822 12191 4816 12211 4824 12214 4833 12193
      4833 12164

$$

WAC061-290316-
/O.CAN.KSEW.FL.W.0055.000000T0000Z-141129T1820Z/
/ARLW1.1.ER.141128T2151Z.141128T2339Z.141129T0002Z.NO/
646 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING HAS ENDED FOR
  THE STILLAGUAMISH RIVER AT ARLINGTON
* AT  6:24 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE  4:02 PM FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.

&&

LAT...LON 4816 12211 4817 12223 4816 12237 4826 12240 4823 12224
      4824 12214

$$



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