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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:27 PM PDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 9:45 AM EDT on May 24, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Methow river near Pateros.
* From late tonight to Thursday evening.
* At 1:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 9.30 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.00 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
rise to near 10.2 feet by tomorrow late morning. The river is
forecast to fall below flood stage by Thursday morning.


Lat... Lon 4805 11984 4800 11988 4819 12015 4824 12006 4808 11989

* at 10.0 feet... minor flooding of adjacent roads and low-lying
areas is likely throughout the Methow Valley from Mazama to
Pateros.




227 PM PDT Tue may 23 2017

... Flood Warning now in effect until Friday afternoon...
the Flood Warning continues for
The Kettle river near Ferry above Curlew.
* Until Friday afternoon.
* At 1:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.33 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.50 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
continue to rise to near 19.4 feet by tomorrow afternoon. The
river is forecast to fall below flood stage by Friday morning.


Lat... Lon 4900 11888 4898 11841 4882 11843 4886 11880 4900 11888

* at 19.0 feet... flooding at Beal park on west Kettle River Road,
west of Curlew. 'Ol Swimming Hole park in Curlew will be inundated.
Flooding of yards and outbuildings along the river from the
Canadian border through Curlew on both sides of the river. Some
driveways on Kettle River Road will be flooded. Water will be over
customs Road near Riverview Lane.
* At 18.5 feet... flooding begins on customs Road near mile Post 6.
* At 18.3 feet... minor flooding will occur in the 'ol Swimming Hole
County park in Curlew.




227 PM PDT Tue may 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Okanogan river near Tonasket.
* Until further notice.
* At 2:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 15.13 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.00 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is expected to continue to rise to near 17.4
feet by late Friday morning ... then begin to slow fall but
remaining above flood stage through the weekend..


Lat... Lon 4895 11945 4893 11932 4825 11951 4832 11968 4895 11945

* at 17.5 feet... water will be behind the levee due to seepage,
flooding the motocross track downstream of the city of Okanogan.
* At 17.0 feet... low lying fields and pasture land in the flood plain
along the Okanogan River Valley, from Oroville to Okanogan, will be
flooded. Some homes near the river in Okanogan may experience some
basement flooding from seepage. Water will be between the Railroad
and Highway 97 near Cordell, south of Oroville. Water will be
against The Shoulder of Omak River Road across from wanacut creek.
* At 16.0 feet... pasture land between Rodeo track Road and Benton
street, on the east side of the river near Omak, will begin to
flood.
* At 15.0 feet... minor flooding of low-lying areas is likely between
Oroville and Tonasket.





1054 am PDT Tue may 23 2017

... A Flood Warning for small streams for snowmelt remains in effect
until 645 am PDT Wednesday for northwestern Okanogan County...

At 1050 am PDT, emergency management confirmed that flooding
continues over the bridge and in Conconully along Salmon Creek. Warm
temperatutes and rapid snowmelt will continue the flooding. The
creek is expected to to remain near bankfull and rise again this
afternoon and evening.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Conconully and Alder campground.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 4865 11982 4856 11973 4855 11976 4859 11978
      4863 11983 4862 11989


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