Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
504 AM PST SAT JAN 24 2015

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN WASHINGTON...

  SNOQUALMIE RIVER NEAR THE FALLS AFFECTING KING COUNTY.
  SNOQUALMIE RIVER NEAR CARNATION AFFECTING KING COUNTY.

.FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 1

HEAVY RAIN OVER THE CENTRAL CASCADES OVERNIGHT WILL DRIVE THE SNOQUALMIE
RIVER ABOVE FLOOD STAGE TODAY.

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.

&&

WAC033-242204-
/O.NEW.KSEW.FL.W.0021.150124T1638Z-150125T0341Z/
/SQUW1.1.ER.150124T1638Z.150124T1800Z.150124T1841Z.NO/
504 AM PST SAT JAN 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER NEAR THE FALLS
* FROM THIS MORNING TO THIS EVENING.
* AT  4:30 AM SATURDAY THE FLOW WAS 16996 CFS.
* FLOOD FLOW IS 20000 CFS.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD FLOW AROUND 9 AM
  SATURDAY AND CREST NEAR 21000 CFS AROUND 10 AM SATURDAY. THE RIVER
  WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD FLOW EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 20000 CFS...THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD
  FLOODING OF PASTURE LANDS AND ROADS ALONG THE RIVER FROM THE TOWN
  OF SNOQUALMIE DOWNSTREAM THROUGH FALL CITY. ROADS THAT MAY BECOME
  FLOODED INCLUDE FALL CITY-CARNATION...TOLT HILL...AND NOVELTY FLATS
  ROADS. THIS RIVER LEVEL ON THE SNOQUALMIE CORRESPONDS ROUGHLY TO A
  PHASE 3 FLOOD IN THE KING COUNTY FLOOD SYSTEM.

&&

LAT...LON 4742 12175 4752 12186 4756 12196 4761 12188 4758 12178
      4756 12170

$$

WAC033-242204-
/O.NEW.KSEW.FL.W.0022.150124T1758Z-150125T2023Z/
/CRNW1.1.ER.150124T1758Z.150125T0000Z.150125T0823Z.NO/
504 AM PST SAT JAN 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER NEAR CARNATION
* FROM THIS MORNING TO SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  4:15 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 51.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 54.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AROUND 10 AM
  SATURDAY AND CREST NEAR 55.7 FEET AROUND 7 PM SATURDAY. THE RIVER
  WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE SUNDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 54.0 FEET...THE SNOQUALMIE RIVER WILL FLOOD MUCH OF THE
  FARM LAND AND SEVERAL ROADS FROM FALL CITY DOWNSTREAM THROUGH
  CARNATION AND DUVALL.

&&

LAT...LON 4756 12196 4770 12204 4784 12202 4783 12194 4771 12193
      4761 12188

$$




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