Twisp, WA (98856)

7:50 PM PDT on May 29, 2015 (GMT -0700)
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Elev 2376 ft 48.56 °N, 120.33 °W | Updated 9 seconds ago

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Waxing Gibbous, 87% visible
Pressure 29.83 in
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Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 55 °F
Humidity 55%
Rainfall 0.46 in
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Pressure 29.83 in
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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 6:13 PM PDT on May 29, 2015

... The Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory has been cancelled for
east central Okanogan County...

The thunderstorms producing the heavy rain have moved out of the
area... and flooding is no longer expected to pose a threat.

Lat... Lon 4848 11887 4848 11885 4830 11885 4830 11993
      4863 11994 4865 11887


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619 PM PDT Fri may 29 2015

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
central Chelan County in north central Washington...

* until 815 PM PDT

* at 616 PM PDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor debris flows and mudslides along
sections of Entiat River Road near the 2014 chiawakum burn scar north
of Ardenvoir.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cottonwood Campground and Silver Falls campground.

Lat... Lon 4808 12058 4798 12046 4792 12055 4804 12070


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901 am PDT Fri may 29 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM
PDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of north central Washington...
including the following east slopes ... northern Cascades.

* From 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM PDT this evening.

* The areas at greatest risk located near areas burned by the
2013 and 2014 wildfires. This includes the Carlton
complex... Chiwaukum complex.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to
flash flooding or debris flows. Flash flooding and debris flows are
very dangerous. Persons in the watch area should remain alert to
changing weather conditions... monitor NOAA Weather Radio or other
weather information sources... and be prepared to take action on
short notice if heavy rainfall occurs or if flash flood warnings are
issued.

It takes as little as ten minutes of heavy rain to cause flash
flooding and debris flows in and below areas affected by wildfires.
Rain runs off almost instantly from burned soils... causing creeks
and drainages to flood at a much faster rate than normal. Soils in a
burn scar can also become unstable when it rains... sometimes
resulting in debris flows and Falling Rock.

Rushing water and debris... including trees and rocks... can damage or
destroy culverts... bridges... roads... and buildings. Flash flooding
and debris flow paths are unpredictable and can affect locations
that are miles away from a burned area.