Flood watch for Plateau | National Weather Service

The National Weather Service release a flood watch for the region through Monday.

  • Saturday, September 28, 2013 7:54pm
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The National Weather Service release a flood watch for the region through Monday.

Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA

348 PM PDT SAT SEP 28 2013

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/O.CON.KSEW.FA.A.0006.130929T0300Z-130930T1900Z/

/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

CLALLAM-GRAYS HARBOR-JEFFERSON-KING-KITSAP-LEWIS-MASON-PIERCE-

SKAGIT-SNOHOMISH-THURSTON-WHATCOM-

348 PM PDT SAT SEP 28 2013

...A FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING

COUNTIES... GRAYS HARBOR...CLALLAM...JEFFERSON...SKAGIT...

WHATCOM...KING...KITSAP...LEWIS...MASON...PIERCE...SNOHOMISH...

THURSTON.

* PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. TOTAL

RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 10 INCHES IS EXPECTED TO FALL IN THE

MOUNTAINS. A FLOOD WARNING HAS ALREADY BEEN ISSUED FOR THE

PUYALLUP RIVER NEAR ORTING AND THERE IS A CHANCE OF FLOODING ON

OTHER RIVERS.

* THE HEAVY RAIN COULD ALSO RESULT IN MINOR URBAN AND SMALL

STREAM FLOODING. STORM DRAINS SHOULD BE CHECKED TO ENSURE THEY

ARE NOT CLOGGED WITH DEBRIS.

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.

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