Weather Alerts for Mason

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Warning  WINTER STORM WARNING   Winter Storm Warning
MASON

Areas Affected:
Olympics - West Slopes North Cascades and Passes
Effective: Sun 9:37 am Updated: Sun 10:00 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon 9:00 am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST MONDAY
ABOVE 2500 FEET...
* WHAT...Heavy snow expected and windy at times. Plan on
difficult travel conditions with poor visibility at times.
Total snow accumulation 1 to 2 feet. Locally higher amounts
possible around Mount Baker.
* WHERE...Olympic mountains and the North Cascades, including
Whatcom and Skagit county.
* WHEN...Until 9 AM PST Monday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Heaviest snow and strong winds will
likely occur this morning as a strong front moves through the
area.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
MASON

Areas Affected:
Mason
Effective: Sun 10:00 am Updated: Sun 10:00 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon 1:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a flood warning
for the following rivers in Washington...
Skokomish River near Potlatch affecting Mason County.
.Flood Bulletin No. 1
Heavy rain this morning will force the Skokomish river over
flood stage. The river should crest this afternoon then
gradually recede.
The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Skokomish River near Potlatch
* until Monday afternoon.
* At  7:00 AM Sunday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage around 10 AM
Sunday and crest near 16.8 feet around 4 PM Sunday. The river will
fall below flood stage early Monday morning.
* Impact...At 16.5 feet, the Skokomish River will cause widespread
flooding of pasture lands, with water flowing quickly over West
Bourgault Road and Skokomish Valley Road. The evacuation route will
be opened to the west end of the Skokomish Valley Road.
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Information:
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.

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
KITSAP

Areas Affected:
Everett and Vicinity - Hood Canal Area
Effective: Sun 3:10 am Updated: Sun 10:00 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun 12:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...
* WIND...Southeast wind 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...Mukilteo...Hood Canal Bridge.
* TIMING...Winds will peak around daybreak today.
* IMPACTS...Downed limbs and local power outages are possible.

Information:
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
MASON

Areas Affected:
Everett and Vicinity - Hood Canal Area
Effective: Sun 3:10 am Updated: Sun 10:00 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun 12:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...
* WIND...Southeast wind 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...Mukilteo...Hood Canal Bridge.
* TIMING...Winds will peak around daybreak today.
* IMPACTS...Downed limbs and local power outages are possible.

Information:
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
MASON

Areas Affected:
Mason
Effective: Sat 9:48 pm Updated: Sun 10:00 am Urgency: Future
Expires: Sun 10:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM PST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* A portion of northwest Washington, including the following
county, Mason.
* From 3 AM PST Sunday through Sunday evening.
* Two to three inches of rain will fall tonight and Sunday
morning.
* Minor flooding is likely on the Skokomish river Sunday
afternoon and evening.

Information:
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.