Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Seattle WA
1135 AM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

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

  Cowlitz River at Randle affecting Lewis County.

.Flood Bulletin No. 12.

Heavy rainfall that fell over the past 24 hours has come to an end.
Flood crests will gradually work their way downstream on area rivers.

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.

&&

WAC041-230235-
/O.EXT.KSEW.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-171023T1211Z/
/RAWW1.2.ER.171022T1450Z.171023T0000Z.171023T0311Z.NO/
1135 AM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late tonight...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cowlitz River at Randle
* Until late tonight.
* At 11:15 AM Sunday the stage was 20.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Moderated flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to rise and crest near 21 feet
  around 3 PM Sunday. The river will fall below flood stage tonight.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet, the Cowlitz River will cause flooding
  from the vicinity of Randle downstream through Riffe Lake...
  inundating many roads including US Highway 12 and much of the
  fam lands.

&&

LAT...LON 4645 12180 4645 12194 4640 12219 4654 12220 4659 12198
      4661 12183

$$

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