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Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:53 PM PST on November 20, 2017

Expires 10:45 PM EST on November 22, 2017


... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Skokomish River near Potlatch
* from 7 am Monday until Wednesday evening.
* At 9:30 am Monday the stage was 17.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to rise and crest near 17.2 feet
around noon today. The river will fall off below flood stage
tonight before rising again above flood Tuesday.
* Impact... at 17.0 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




Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:22 PM PST on November 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on November 23, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Thursday
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a

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

* From Tuesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon

* a couple of storm systems will produce a lot of rain, heavy at
times, over the olympic and Cascade mountains Tuesday through
Wednesday. The first shot of rain Tuesday and Tuesday night will
produce 3 to 5 inches of rain over the mountains. The second
shot Wednesday and Wednesday night will produce 2 to 4 and a
half inches of rain. The snow level will be above 8000 feet
meaning for all but the highest peaks the precipitation will be
in the form of rain and not snow. With the double shot of rain
so close together, the accumulative affect could be enough
drive multiple rivers to flood.

* At this time, river models show whatever flooding does occur to
stay in the minor category. Potential rivers at risk are the
Nooksack, Skagit, Snoqualmie white and skokomish rivers as well
as others.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.



Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 10:45 AM PST on November 20, 2017

Expires 1:15 AM EST on November 21, 2017


Recorded wind reports 35 mph and Above.

All wind reports are gusts, except where noted. P=peak wind, s=sustained.
Forecast is from the 1117 am Sunday update.

Location speed time/date

... Western Whatcom County...
forecast: south wind 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
1 N Ferndale 61 mph 0218 PM 11/19
1 NW Bellingham 59 mph 0336 PM 11/19
Bellingham Airport 54 mph p 0210 PM 11/19
Sandy pt. Shores 54 mph 1119 am 11/19
Lynden 52 mph 1253 PM 11/19
2 N Bellingham 42 mph 1111 am 11/19
Bellingham 40 mph 0532 PM 11/19
Blaine 40 mph 0115 PM 11/19
4 SSW Lynden 39 mph 1130 am 11/19
Lake Samish park and ride 38 mph 1000 am 11/19
4 ENE Ferndale 38 mph 0111 PM 11/19
3 SW Bellingham 37 mph 0233 PM 11/19
Lummi Island 37 mph 0615 PM 11/19
1 WNW Lynden 36 mph 0232 PM 11/19
Bellingham 35 mph 0355 PM 11/19
2 WNW Ferndale 35 mph 1116 am 11/19

... Admiralty Inlet area...
forecast: south wind 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
Marrowstone Point light 61 mph 0707 PM 11/19
Whidbey Island NAS 59 mph p 1047 am 11/19
2 WSW Coupeville 56 mph 0330 PM 11/19
1 W Gardiner 47 mph 0851 am 11/19
Port Townsend 46 mph 1028 am 11/19
2 W Oak Harbor 44 mph 1102 am 11/19
Coupeville 41 mph 1035 am 11/19
2 NW Port Hadlock 38 mph 1013 am 11/19
Port Townsend 36 mph 0721 PM 11/19
5 WSW Port Townsend 35 mph 0956 am 11/19

... San Juan County...
forecast: south wind 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
Lopez Island 55 mph 1016 am 11/19
NW Decatur is. Beach 46 mph 1034 am 11/19
Friday Harbor Airport 45 mph p 0736 PM 11/19
2 se Eastsound 40 mph 1053 am 11/19
Orcas Island Airport 39 mph 1115 am 11/19
Lopez Island - Johns Point 39 mph 0144 PM 11/19

... Western Skagit County...
forecast: southeast wind 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
1 NNW Blanchard 54 mph 0435 PM 11/19
1 W Anacortes 46 mph 1139 am 11/19
Padilla Bay 42 mph 1230 PM 11/19
Skagit Regional Airport 36 mph 0155 PM 11/19
4 WSW Allen 35 mph 0143 PM 11/19

... North coast...
forecast: south wind 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
Ellis Mountain 49 mph 0100 PM 11/19
Quillayute Airport 44 mph p 0140 PM 11/19
La Push nos tide gauge 40 mph 1036 am 11/19

... Central coast...
forecast: south wind 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
Hoquiam Airport 44 mph p 0821 PM 11/19

... Western Strait of Juan de Fuca...
forecast: south wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
Hoko river sp 44 mph 0159 PM 11/19

... Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca...
forecast: southeast wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
7 ESE Joyce 44 mph 0222 PM 11/19
Indian Creek - Lake Crescent 43 mph 0205 PM 11/19
1 ENE Blyn 42 mph 0940 am 11/19
Buck Knoll 38 mph 0209 PM 11/19

... Everett and vicinity...
forecast: south wind 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
Paine field Everett 48 mph p 1125 am 11/19
Arlington Airport 44 mph p 0250 PM 11/19

... Tacoma area...
forecast: south wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
Ft. Lewis 37 mph p 1238 PM 11/19
jblm 36 mph p 1219 PM 11/19

... Southwest interior...
forecast: south wind 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
Olympia Airport 38 mph p 0107 PM 11/19
Rock Candy Mountain 36 mph 1001 PM 11/19
Chehalis centralia Airport 36 mph 1215 PM 11/19

... Hood Canal area...
forecast: south wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
Hansville 42 mph 1120 am 11/19

... East Puget Sound lowlands...
forecast: south wind 15 to 25 mph.
Eatonville 40 mph S 0734 PM 11/19

... Maritime stations...
Smith Island 56 mph 0700 PM 11/19
Destruction Island 54 mph 0100 PM 11/19
Port Townsend tide gauge 50 mph 1006 am 11/19
Hood Canal bridge 47 mph 1230 PM 11/19
Cape Elizabeth buoy 47 mph 0950 am 11/19
S. Lopez Island 42 mph 1108 am 11/19
Westport tide gauge 42 mph 0136 PM 11/19
Blanchard 41 mph 0105 PM 11/19
Friday Harbor 40 mph 1115 am 11/19
Possession Sound 39 mph 0308 PM 11/19
Cherry Point 38 mph 0642 PM 11/19

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.



1045 am PST Mon Nov 20 2017

Recorded wind reports 35 mph and Above.

All wind reports are gusts, except where noted. P=peak wind, s=sustained.
Forecast is from the 1117 am Sunday update.

Location speed time/date

... Western Whatcom County...
forecast: south wind 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
1 N Ferndale 61 mph 0218 PM 11/19
1 NW Bellingham 59 mph 0336 PM 11/19
Bellingham Airport 54 mph p 0210 PM 11/19
Sandy pt. Shores 54 mph 1119 am 11/19
Lynden 52 mph 1253 PM 11/19
2 N Bellingham 42 mph 1111 am 11/19
Bellingham 40 mph 0532 PM 11/19
Blaine 40 mph 0115 PM 11/19
4 SSW Lynden 39 mph 1130 am 11/19
Lake Samish park and ride 38 mph 1000 am 11/19
4 ENE Ferndale 38 mph 0111 PM 11/19
3 SW Bellingham 37 mph 0233 PM 11/19
Lummi Island 37 mph 0615 PM 11/19
1 WNW Lynden 36 mph 0232 PM 11/19
Bellingham 35 mph 0355 PM 11/19
2 WNW Ferndale 35 mph 1116 am 11/19

... Admiralty Inlet area...
forecast: south wind 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
Marrowstone Point light 61 mph 0707 PM 11/19
Whidbey Island NAS 59 mph p 1047 am 11/19
2 WSW Coupeville 56 mph 0330 PM 11/19
1 W Gardiner 47 mph 0851 am 11/19
Port Townsend 46 mph 1028 am 11/19
2 W Oak Harbor 44 mph 1102 am 11/19
Coupeville 41 mph 1035 am 11/19
2 NW Port Hadlock 38 mph 1013 am 11/19
Port Townsend 36 mph 0721 PM 11/19
5 WSW Port Townsend 35 mph 0956 am 11/19

... San Juan County...
forecast: south wind 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
Lopez Island 55 mph 1016 am 11/19
NW Decatur is. Beach 46 mph 1034 am 11/19
Friday Harbor Airport 45 mph p 0736 PM 11/19
2 se Eastsound 40 mph 1053 am 11/19
Orcas Island Airport 39 mph 1115 am 11/19
Lopez Island - Johns Point 39 mph 0144 PM 11/19

... Western Skagit County...
forecast: southeast wind 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
1 NNW Blanchard 54 mph 0435 PM 11/19
1 W Anacortes 46 mph 1139 am 11/19
Padilla Bay 42 mph 1230 PM 11/19
Skagit Regional Airport 36 mph 0155 PM 11/19
4 WSW Allen 35 mph 0143 PM 11/19

... North coast...
forecast: south wind 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
Ellis Mountain 49 mph 0100 PM 11/19
Quillayute Airport 44 mph p 0140 PM 11/19
La Push nos tide gauge 40 mph 1036 am 11/19

... Central coast...
forecast: south wind 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph.
Hoquiam Airport 44 mph p 0821 PM 11/19

... Western Strait of Juan de Fuca...
forecast: south wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
Hoko river sp 44 mph 0159 PM 11/19

... Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca...
forecast: southeast wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
7 ESE Joyce 44 mph 0222 PM 11/19
Indian Creek - Lake Crescent 43 mph 0205 PM 11/19
1 ENE Blyn 42 mph 0940 am 11/19
Buck Knoll 38 mph 0209 PM 11/19

... Everett and vicinity...
forecast: south wind 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
Paine field Everett 48 mph p 1125 am 11/19
Arlington Airport 44 mph p 0250 PM 11/19

... Tacoma area...
forecast: south wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
Ft. Lewis 37 mph p 1238 PM 11/19
jblm 36 mph p 1219 PM 11/19

... Southwest interior...
forecast: south wind 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
Olympia Airport 38 mph p 0107 PM 11/19
Rock Candy Mountain 36 mph 1001 PM 11/19
Chehalis centralia Airport 36 mph 1215 PM 11/19

... Hood Canal area...
forecast: south wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
Hansville 42 mph 1120 am 11/19

... East Puget Sound lowlands...
forecast: south wind 15 to 25 mph.
Eatonville 40 mph S 0734 PM 11/19

... Maritime stations...
Smith Island 56 mph 0700 PM 11/19
Destruction Island 54 mph 0100 PM 11/19
Port Townsend tide gauge 50 mph 1006 am 11/19
Hood Canal bridge 47 mph 1230 PM 11/19
Cape Elizabeth buoy 47 mph 0950 am 11/19
S. Lopez Island 42 mph 1108 am 11/19
Westport tide gauge 42 mph 0136 PM 11/19
Blanchard 41 mph 0105 PM 11/19
Friday Harbor 40 mph 1115 am 11/19
Possession Sound 39 mph 0308 PM 11/19
Cherry Point 38 mph 0642 PM 11/19

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:22 PM PST on November 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on November 23, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through Thursday
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a

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

* From Tuesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon

* a couple of storm systems will produce a lot of rain, heavy at
times, over the olympic and Cascade mountains Tuesday through
Wednesday. The first shot of rain Tuesday and Tuesday night will
produce 3 to 5 inches of rain over the mountains. The second
shot Wednesday and Wednesday night will produce 2 to 4 and a
half inches of rain. The snow level will be above 8000 feet
meaning for all but the highest peaks the precipitation will be
in the form of rain and not snow. With the double shot of rain
so close together, the accumulative affect could be enough
drive multiple rivers to flood.

* At this time, river models show whatever flooding does occur to
stay in the minor category. Potential rivers at risk are the
Nooksack, Skagit, Snoqualmie white and skokomish rivers as well
as others.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.



Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle


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