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Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:28 PM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 4:25 PM EST on January 19, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Skokomish River near Potlatch
* until Thursday afternoon.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river crested at 17.5 feet at 6 PM Wednesday and
will continue to fall to below flood stage early Thursday morning.
* 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




Avalanche Warning

Statement as of 1:46 PM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 19, 2017


The northwest avalanche center has issued an avalanche warning...

Timing... 4 am Tuesday morning through 4 PM Wednesday January 19th.

Location... the Olympics and NW Washington Cascades... including the
Mt Baker area

Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger is expected to become high
in these areas with a natural avalanche cycle likely beginning
Tuesday morning. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended
Tuesday and Wednesday.

Reason... increasing heavy rain and snow Tuesday morning will add a
significant Load to existing weak layers formed during the recent
cold weather. Snow changing to rain will cause a natural avalanche
cycle Tuesday. Also... strong southwest winds will build new and
unstable wind slab on Lee slopes at higher elevations Tuesday
through Wednesday afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...
please visit nwac.US for further information.

Additional information...
this warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche mitigation
measures are performed.

Transmitted at the request of northwest avalanche center in Seattle,
Washington.


Kramer northwest avalanche center

146 PM PST Mon Jan 17 2017

The northwest avalanche center has issued an avalanche warning...

Timing... 4 am Tuesday morning through 4 PM Wednesday January 19th.

Location... the Olympics and NW Washington Cascades... including the
Mt Baker area

Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger is expected to become high
in these areas with a natural avalanche cycle likely beginning
Tuesday morning. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended
Tuesday and Wednesday.

Reason... increasing heavy rain and snow Tuesday morning will add a
significant Load to existing weak layers formed during the recent
cold weather. Snow changing to rain will cause a natural avalanche
cycle Tuesday. Also... strong southwest winds will build new and
unstable wind slab on Lee slopes at higher elevations Tuesday
through Wednesday afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...
please visit nwac.US for further information.

Additional information...
this warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche mitigation
measures are performed.

Transmitted at the request of northwest avalanche center in Seattle,
Washington.


Kramer northwest avalanche center


146 PM PST Mon Jan 17 2017

The northwest avalanche center has issued an avalanche warning...

Timing... 4 am Tuesday morning through 4 PM Wednesday January 19th.

Location... the Olympics and NW Washington Cascades... including the
Mt Baker area

Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger is expected to become high
in these areas with a natural avalanche cycle likely beginning
Tuesday morning. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended
Tuesday and Wednesday.

Reason... increasing heavy rain and snow Tuesday morning will add a
significant Load to existing weak layers formed during the recent
cold weather. Snow changing to rain will cause a natural avalanche
cycle Tuesday. Also... strong southwest winds will build new and
unstable wind slab on Lee slopes at higher elevations Tuesday
through Wednesday afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...
please visit nwac.US for further information.

Additional information...
this warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche mitigation
measures are performed.

Transmitted at the request of northwest avalanche center in Seattle,
Washington.


Kramer northwest avalanche center


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