Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Seattle WA
706 PM PDT Fri Apr 13 2018

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

  Skokomish River near Potlatch affecting Mason County.

.Flood Bulletin No. 1

Heavy rainfall will force the Skokomish river into flood stage
tonight.

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.


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WAC045-141106-
/O.NEW.KSEW.FL.W.0017.180414T0702Z-180415T1748Z/
/SRPW1.1.ER.180414T0702Z.180414T1200Z.180415T0848Z.NR/
706 PM PDT Fri Apr 13 2018

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Skokomish River near Potlatch
* from late tonight to Sunday morning.
* At  6:45 PM Friday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage around 12 AM
  Saturday and crest near 17.5 feet around 5 AM Saturday. The river
  will fall below flood stage early Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 16.5 feet, the Skokomish River will cause widespread
  flooding of pasture lands, with water flowing quickly over West
  Bourgault Road and Skokomish Valley Road. The evacuation route will
  be opened to the west end of the Skokomish Valley Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4744 12326 4733 12321 4736 12317 4733 12308 4721 12321
      4738 12340

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