Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE, WA
336 AM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

...The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a flood warning
for the following rivers and lakes in Washington...

  Stehekin River at Stehekin AFFECTING Chelan County

...WARM RAIN OVER A DEEP SNOW PACK WILL RESULT IN ENOUGH RUN OFF
   TO PUSH THE STEHEKIN RIVER TO JUST ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THIS
   MORNING...


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=otx

Be aware of large debris in the river. High water levels can push
logs and other large debris into the river...increasing the danger to
people and boats.

Never drive cars...Trucks or sport utility vehicles through flooded
areas. The water may be too deep to allow for safe passage. As little
as one foot of water on the road can move most vehicles off the road.

&&

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336 AM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Spokane, WA has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Stehekin River at Stehekin.
* until Friday afternoon.
* At  2:30 AM Thursday the stage was 23.41 feet.
* Flood stage is 24.00 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Stehekin river will rise above flood stage early
  this morning and continue to rise to near 24.8 feet by late this
  afternoon. The river is forecast to fall below flood stage early
  Friday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4849 12076 4832 12057 4825 12067 4831 12101 4848 12103


* At  24.0 feet...The River may be out of its banks in spots and onto
  the Stehekin Valley Road and Company Creek Road.
* At  23.8 feet...McGregor`s Meadow Road will be mostly flooded.
* At  23.5 feet...Some water may be over McGregor Meadows Road and the
  drive through the Tollber pasture. Part of the Harlequin Campground
  may be flooded.

$$



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