Longmire, WA (98397)

1:10 AM PDT on October 22, 2017 (GMT -0700)
Ashford | | Change Station

Elev 1935 ft 46.74 °N, 121.97 °W | Updated 37 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
50.9 °F
Feels Like 50.9 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNE

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds
Dew Point 51 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.51 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:35 AM 6:07 PM
Waxing Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KSMP 220756Z AUTO VRB06KT 1/2SM RA FG VV002 06/06 A2971 RMK AO2 SLP072 P0037 T00610056 $
Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 0.5 miles
Clouds
Dew Point 51 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.51 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:35 AM 6:07 PM
Waxing Crescent, 6% visible
METAR KSMP 220756Z AUTO VRB06KT 1/2SM RA FG VV002 06/06 A2971 RMK AO2 SLP072 P0037 T00610056 $

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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:41 PM PDT Oct. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Puyallup river near Orting
* from late tonight to Sunday afternoon.
* At 8:45 PM Saturday the flow was 2554 cfs.
* Flood flow is 10000 cfs.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood flow around 3 am Sunday
and crest near 13648 cfs around 5 am Sunday. The river will fall
below flood flow Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 13500 cfs, the Puyallup river will cause flooding from
Orting downstream through McMillan to Sumner... with flood waters
inundating roads... residential areas... and pasture lands.


Lat... Lon 4692 12227 4705 12228 4712 12233 4724 12219 4715 12214
      4700 12207




1041 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Carbon river near Fairfax
* from late tonight to Sunday evening.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 10.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage around 3 am Sunday
and crest near 14.5 feet around 5 am Sunday. The river will fall
below flood stage Sunday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 13.5 feet, the Carbon river will flood the residential
areas near Crocker and sections of the Carbon river Rd


Lat... Lon 4695 12184 4700 12210 4712 12224 4714 12222 4710 12204
      4700 12180




1041 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Cowlitz river at Packwood
* from late tonight to Sunday afternoon.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage around 5 am Sunday
and crest near 10.8 feet around 5 am Sunday. The river will fall
below flood stage Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 10.5 feet, the Cowlitz river will cause minor flooding
from the upper reaches of the river downstream through Packwood...
covering several roads along the river and nearby pasture lands.


Lat... Lon 4664 12146 4653 12160 4646 12173 4660 12182 4667 12173
      4674 12164

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.






Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:43 PM PDT Oct. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...
... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Sunday night...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of west central Washington, including the following
County, Pierce.

* Through Sunday morning

* heavy rain is forecast to begin late this afternoon and will
continue into Sunday morning. The period of heaviest rain is
expected to be tonight into early Sunday morning with the focus
of rainfall in the Cascades from about Stevens Pass southward,
including the burn scar area of the Norse Peak fire. Rainfall
storm totals over the burn scar of 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 inches are
possible with rainfall rates of up to one third to one half an
inch per hour this evening into early Sunday morning.

* Higher than normal runoff, excess debris, and debris flows will
be possible in and immediately below the burn areas, especially
near sr 410, the vicinity of goat creek, and the valley below
Crystal Mountain.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.


The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of west central Washington, including the following
County, Pierce.

* Through late Sunday night

* heavy rain is forecast to begin late this afternoon and
continuing into Sunday morning. The period of heaviest rain is
expected to be tonight into early Sunday morning with the focus
of rainfall in the Cascades from about Stevens Pass southward.
Less rain is forecast for the north Cascades and Olympics. There
is still a chance the heavy rain could spread to the northern
Cascades and Olympics. The Flood Watch remains in effect for all
counties in western Washington with the exception of island and
San Juan counties.

* Minor flooding is forecast on most rivers flowing out of the
Cascades from the Skykomish river southward, with a few rivers
cresting in the moderate flood category. Other rivers in the
area could also flood. In addition, urban and small stream
flooding is possible beginning tonight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





343 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late Sunday night...

The Flood Watch continues for

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

* Through late Sunday night

* heavy rain is forecast to fall beginning this afternoon and
continuing through Sunday morning. The period of heaviest rain
will be tonight into early Sunday morning with the focus of
rainfall in the Cascades from about Stevens Pass southward.
Less rain is forecast for the north Cascades and Olympics.
There is still a chance the heavy rain could spread to the
northern Cascades and Olympics. The Flood Watch remains in
effect for all counties in western Washington with the
exception of island and San Juan counties.

* Minor flooding is forecast on most rivers flowing out of the
Cascades from the Skykomish river southward, with a few rivers
cresting in the moderate flood category. Other rivers in the
area could also flood. In addition, urban and small stream
flooding is possible beginning tonight.

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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