Western Whatcom County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 11:23 AM PST Nov. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Saturday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Nooksack river at Ferndale
* until Saturday morning.
* At 11:00 am Friday the stage was 18.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river crested at 19.21 feet at 815 am Friday. The
river will continue to fall below flood stage tonight.
* Impact... at 18.0 feet, the river begins overtopping its banks
within the city of Ferndale flooding low-lying areas within the
city and low pasture lands along the river from near Ferndale
downstream to the mouth.


Lat... Lon 4889 12247 4887 12253 4878 12254 4876 12263 4891 12262
      4896 12247




Special Statement
Issued: 3:35 PM PST Nov. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant rainfall this week has increased the landslide threat
in western Washington through at least Friday...

Recent rainfall has increased soil moisture to high levels across
western Washington. Additional heavy rainfall occurred Wednesday
night through early Thursday afternoon. Lowland areas got another
quarter to one inch of rain during this period, which should
maintain the heightened 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 link 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


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle

335 PM PST Thu Nov 23 2017

... Significant rainfall this week has increased the landslide threat
in western Washington through at least Friday...

Recent rainfall has increased soil moisture to high levels across
western Washington. Additional heavy rainfall occurred Wednesday
night through early Thursday afternoon. Lowland areas got another
quarter to one inch of rain during this period, which should
maintain the heightened 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 link 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


Www.Weather.Gov/Seattle