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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Seattle WA
340 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017

Clallam-Grays Harbor-Jefferson-King-Kitsap-Lewis-Mason-Pierce-
340 AM PDT Fri Oct 20 2017


The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of northwest Washington and west central Washington,
  including the following counties, in northwest Washington,
  Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, Kitsap, Mason, Skagit, and
  Whatcom. In west central Washington, King, Lewis, Pierce,
  Snohomish, and Thurston.

* From Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon

* Heavy rain is forecast to fall Saturday afternoon through Sunday
  afternoon. The period of heaviest rain will be Saturday night
  with the focus of rainfall in the Cascades from about Stevens
  Pass southward. less rain is forecast for the North Cascades and
  Olympics. There is still a chance the heavy rain could spread to
  the northern Cascades and Olympics. The flood watch remains in
  effect for all counties in Western Washington with the exception
  of Island and San Juan counties.

* Minor flooding is forecast on most rivers flowing out of the
  Cascades from the Skykomish River southward, with a few rivers
  cresting in the moderate flood category. Other rivers in the
  area could also flood. In addition, urban and small stream
  flooding is possible beginning Saturday night.


A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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