Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
706 PM PDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL OKANOGAN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 900 PM PDT

* AT 705 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE NORTHEAST SIDE OF THE CARLTON COMPLEX. FLASH
  FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MALOTT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

MOVE AWAY FROM RECENTLY BURNED AREAS. LIFE THREATENING FLOODING OF
CREEKS...ROADS AND NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS IS LIKELY. THE HEAVY RAINS
WILL LIKELY TRIGGER ROCKSLIDES...MUDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN STEEP
TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY IN AND AROUND THESE AREAS.

THE AFFECTED AREAS ARE IN AND BELOW THE CARLTON COMPLEX FIRE BURN
SCARS ABOVE THE METHOW RIVER VALLEY. HIGH INTENSITY RAINFALL ON THE
BURNED AREAS MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING...DEBRIS FLOWS...MUD SLIDES AND
ROCK SLIDES. RESIDENTS AND MOTORISTS IN AND BELOW THE CARLTON COMPLEX
FIRE BURN SCAR IN THE METHOW VALLEY...INCLUDING MOTORISTS ON HIGHWAY
97A FROM CHELAN TO BREWSTER...AND STATE HIGHWAY 153 FROM PATEROS TO
TWISP...SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND
PROPERTY.

&&

LAT...LON 4833 11961 4820 11968 4827 11987 4838 11986

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