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WGUS86 KSEW 311121
FLSSEW
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
421 AM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN WASHINGTON... SKOKOMISH RIVER NEAR POTLATCH AFFECTING MASON COUNTY.

FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 2

ANOTHER ROUND OF RAIN WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTH SLOPES OF THE OLYMPICS THIS MORNING CAUSING THE SKOKOMISH RIVER TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE BY LATE MORNING.

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.

&&

WAC045-311921- /O.EXT.KSEW.FL.W.0036.000000T0000Z-141101T0300Z/ /SRPW1.1.ER.141031T1800Z.141031T1800Z.141031T1800Z.NO/ 421 AM PDT FRI OCT 31 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE SKOKOMISH RIVER NEAR POTLATCH * FROM 11 AM FRIDAY UNTIL THIS EVENING. * AT 4:00 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.9 FEET. * FLOOD STAGE IS 16.5 FEET. * MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE AND CREST NEAR FLOOD STAGE AROUND 11 AM FRIDAY THEN BEGIN TO FALL. * 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.

&&

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

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WGUS66 KSEW 310426
FFASEW

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
926 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

WAC045-310530-
/O.CAN.KSEW.FA.A.0011.000000T0000Z-141101T1300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MASON-
926 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FLOOD WATCH HAS ENDED...

A FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE SKOKOMISH RIVER IN MASON COUNTY...AND THUS THE FLOOD WATCH HAS ENDED.

$$


WHUS76 KSEW 310407
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
907 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

PZZ130-310515-
/O.CAN.KSEW.SC.Y.0249.000000T0000Z-141031T0600Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
907 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

SEE THE FORECAST FOR DETAILS.

$$

PZZ131-132-310800- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0249.000000T0000Z-141031T0800Z/ CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 907 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT IN THE CENTRAL STRAIT. WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET FOR THE EAST ENTRANCE. THE WIND WILL DECREASE AFTER MIDNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

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WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WGUS46 KSEW 310348
FLWSEW
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
848 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...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

ABOUT 1 TO 2.75 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE OLYMPIC MOUNTAINS...WITH THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS ALONG THE SOUTHEAST SLOPES IN THE VICINITY OF THE SKOKOMISH RIVER BASIN. LIGHTER AMOUNTS OF RAIN WILL FALL TONIGHT AN FRIDAY MORNING...BUT THIS SHOULD BE ENOUGH TO CAUSE MINOR FLOODING ON THE SKOKOMISH RIVER.

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.

&&

WAC045-311248- /O.NEW.KSEW.FL.W.0036.141031T0956Z-141101T0325Z/ /SRPW1.1.ER.141031T0956Z.141031T1200Z.141031T1825Z.NO/ 848 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR THE SKOKOMISH RIVER NEAR POTLATCH * FROM LATE TONIGHT TO FRIDAY EVENING. * AT 8:30 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.7 FEET. * FLOOD STAGE IS 16.5 FEET. * MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AROUND 3 AM FRIDAY AND CREST NEAR 16.8 FEET AROUND 5 AM FRIDAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MIDDAY. * 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.

&&

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

$$


WHUS76 KSEW 310212
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
712 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

PZZ130>132-310600-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0249.141031T0212Z-141031T0600Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
712 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. THE WIND WILL ONLY LAST FOR A FEW HOURS AFTER A FRONTAL PASSAGE THIS EVENING AND DECREASE TO WEST 10 AROUND MIDNIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WGUS66 KSEW 302331
FFASEW

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
431 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

WAC045-311145-
/O.CON.KSEW.FA.A.0011.141031T0100Z-141101T1300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MASON-
431 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF WESTERN WASHINGTON...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTY...MASON.

* THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL PERSIST ON THE SOUTH FACING SLOPES OF THE OLYMPICS THROUGH TONIGHT. ANOTHER 1.5 TO 2.5 INCHES OF RAIN IS EXPECTED TO FALL DURING THE 18 HOUR PERIOD ENDING AT 11 AM PDT FRIDAY. THE AMOUNT OF RAIN THAT HAS FALLEN THUS FAR HAS CAUSED THE SKOKOMISH RIVER TO RISE SHARPLY.

* THE LATEST FORECAST CALLS FOR THE SKOKOMISH RIVER TO RISE ABOVE THE FLOOD STAGE OF 16.5 FEET LATER TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR FLOODING BUT FLOODING IS NOT IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND BE READY TO ACT QUICKLY IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR A WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE





WHUS76 KSEW 302133
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
233 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

PZZ132-133-310000-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0248.000000T0000Z-141031T0000Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
233 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ130-131-150-153-156-170-173-176-310000- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0248.000000T0000Z-141031T0000Z/ WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM- 233 PM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 301551
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
851 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

PZZ130-131-150-153-156-170-173-176-310000-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0248.000000T0000Z-141031T0000Z/
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO
60 NM-
851 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FEET. WINDS WILL DIMINISH FROM THE SOUTH AND WEST DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ132-133-310000- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0248.000000T0000Z-141031T0600Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- 851 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WGUS66 KSEW 301453
FFASEW

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
753 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

WAC045-310300-
/O.CON.KSEW.FA.A.0011.141031T0100Z-141101T1300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MASON-
753 AM PDT THU OCT 30 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF WESTERN WASHINGTON...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTY...MASON.

* FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

* A FAIRLY WET PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN TO THE OLYMPICS THROUGH TONIGHT. RAINFALL RATES ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE TO ABOUT A TENTH /0.10/ TO TWO TENTHS /0.20/ OF AN INCH PER HOUR ON THE SOUTH FACING SLOPES TODAY...CONTINUING THROUGH TONIGHT. TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED DURING THE 24-HOUR PERIOD ENDING AT 11 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* THE ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL COULD CAUSE THE SKOKOMISH RIVER TO RISE ABOVE THE FLOOD STAGE OF 16.5 FEET LATE TONIGHT OR FRIDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR FLOODING BUT FLOODING IS NOT IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND BE READY TO ACT QUICKLY IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR A WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV


WHUS76 KSEW 300603
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
1103 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

PZZ110-300715-
/O.EXP.KSEW.RB.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-141030T0600Z/
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
1103 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR HAS EXPIRED...

SEE THE FORECAST FOR DETAILS.

$$

PZZ130-150-153-156-170-173-176-301630- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0248.000000T0000Z-141031T0000Z/ WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM- 1103 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHEAST WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS THURSDAY MORNING WITH WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET ON THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ132-133-301630- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0248.141030T1300Z-141031T0600Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- 1103 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 11 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ131-301630- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0248.141030T1300Z-141031T0000Z/ CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 1103 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 5 PM PDT THURSDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...EAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. HIGHEST WINDS AND SEAS EAST PART.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WGUS66 KSEW 300409
FFASEW

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
909 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

WAC045-302330-
/O.CON.KSEW.FA.A.0011.141031T0100Z-141101T1300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MASON-
909 PM PDT WED OCT 29 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF WESTERN WASHINGTON...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTY... MASON.

* FROM THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT

* A WET PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING A PERIOD OF HEAVY RAIN TO THE OLYMPICS BEGINNING THURSDAY AND CONTINUING THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED DURING THE 24-HOUR PERIOD ENDING AT 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* THE ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL COULD CAUSE THE SKOKOMISH RIVER TO RISE ABOVE THE FLOOD STAGE OF 16.5 FEET LATE THURSDAY NIGHT OR FRIDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR FLOODING BUT FLOODING IS NOT IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AND BE READY TO ACT QUICKLY IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR A WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

$$