Weather Alerts for Clallam

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
CLALLAM

Areas Affected:
Clallam
Effective: Thu 2:14 am Updated: Wed 11:00 pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Thu 9:57 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of northwest Washington and west central Washington,
including the following counties, in northwest Washington,
Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, and Whatcom. In west central
Washington, King, Lewis, Pierce, and Snohomish.
* Through Thursday afternoon
* The next front will move through tonight and Thanksgiving Day,
with a forecast of generally 1 to 3.5 inches over the mountains.
This is slightly less than previously forecast as the models are
all trending down in amounts. River forecast updates will likely
show some lover crests with the new QPF numbers.The snow level
will be around 7500 feet as this system arrives, falling to 4000
feet late Thursday as precipitation decreases.
* Flooding is already occurring on several Western Washington
rivers. With this second round of rainfall tonight and
Thursday, there is a possibility that flooding will become
more widespread and/or prolonged. There is at least a minor
threat that any flood-prone river in our area reaching flood
stage.

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.

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
CLALLAM

Areas Affected:
Admiralty Inlet Area - Bellevue and Vicinity - Bremerton and Vicinity - Central Coast - East Puget Sound Lowlands - Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca - Everett and Vicinity - Hood Canal Area - Lower Chehalis Valley Area - North Coast - Olympics - San Juan County - Seattle and Vicinity - Southwest Interior - Tacoma Area - West Slopes North Cascades and Passes - West Slopes North Central Cascades and Passes - West Slopes South Central Cascades and Passes - Western Skagit County - Western Strait of Juan De Fuca - Western Whatcom County
Effective: Wed 11:50 am Updated: Wed 11:00 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu 5:15 am Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL THIS WEEK WILL INCREASE THE LANDSLIDE
THREAT IN WESTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...
The recent heavy rain have increased soil moisture to high levels
across Western Washington. Additional heavy rainfall is expected
at times tonight into Thursday. Coastal areas could see another 1
to 2 inches while the lowlands will get roughly a half inch.
This amount of rain will continue the increased threat of landslides.
For more information about current conditions, visit
www.weather.gov/seattle, select Hydrology Information under Rivers
and Lakes, and then scroll down for the links to the landslide
information pages.
For more information on landslides, visit the website for the
Washington State Department of Natural Resources landslide
geologic hazards at: http://bit.ly/2mtA3wn