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Washington, Western Whatcom County

Coastal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:51 PM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 3:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect from 7 am to noon PST
Wednesday...

* coastal flooding... minor flooding is possible along the
shorelines during the morning high tide Wednesday.

* Some affected locations... from the Admiralty Inlet area and
Whidbey Island up through the San Juans and the Anacortes
area... north to Bellingham Bay and up to Point Roberts.

* Timing... the morning high tide Wednesday is around 9 to 10 am
in the northern inland waters of western Washington.

* Tide info... a large area of low pressure over the area will
produce tides higher than the tide tables.

* Impacts... flooding due to minor tidal overflow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that winds and waves at high
tide could combine to generate flooding of low areas along the
shoreline.




352 PM PST Tue Jan 17 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northwest Washington and west central
Washington... including the following counties... in northwest
Washington... Clallam... Grays Harbor... Jefferson... Mason and
Whatcom. In west central Washington... King and Pierce.

* Through Wednesday evening

* heavy rainfall is expected along the southwest slopes of the
Olympics and the Cascades of Whatcom and Skagit counties
tonight and Wednesday. The Skokomish River in Mason County is
most likely river to flood in this pattern. Other rivers
coming off the Olympics including... but not limited to the
Satsop and Elwha... could also reach flood stage. The Nooksack
river in Whatcom County has the best chance to reach flood
stage out of the rivers that flow off of the north Cascades.
Portions of the White River bordering King and Pierce County
may also flood.

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.



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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 6:25 PM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 6:00 PM EST on January 18, 2017


... High Wind Warning in effect for the northwest interior until 3
PM PST Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a High Wind
Warning... which is in effect until 3 PM PST Wednesday. The Wind
Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Wind... 25 to 40 mph with gusts near 60 mph.

* Some affected locations... Bellingham and Oak Harbor.

* Timing... winds will peak by 10 PM PST tonight and then diminish
somewhat overnight. Expect another brief burst of high winds
Wednesday morning.

* Impacts... high winds can topple trees onto roads... vehicles...
and rooftops. Downed power lines can cause power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of
58 mph or more can lead to property damage.






Gale Warning

Statement as of 8:56 PM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EST on January 18, 2017


... Gale Warning now in effect until 9 am PST Wednesday...

* winds... southeast 25 to 40 knots.

* Waves... wind waves 4 to 7 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires experience
and properly equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that
mariners without the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to
the onset of gale conditions.





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