271  
WGUS86 KSEW 160108  
FLSSEW  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA  
608 PM PDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS ENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
WASHINGTON...  
 
SKOKOMISH RIVER NEAR POTLATCH AFFECTING MASON COUNTY.  
 
.FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 7  
 
OLYMPIC PENINSULA REGION  
 
THE SKOKOMISH RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO RECEDE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 

 
 
WAC045-160138-  
/O.CAN.KSEW.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-180416T0856Z/  
/SRPW1.1.ER.180414T0619Z.180414T1600Z.180415T2222Z.NR/  
608 PM PDT SUN APR 15 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING HAS ENDED FOR  
THE SKOKOMISH RIVER NEAR POTLATCH  
* AT 5:45 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.4 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.5 FEET.  
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE THIS AFTERNOON.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE 3:22 PM SUNDAY LATE  
THIS AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET, THE SKOKOMISH RIVER WILL LOCALLY SPILL OVER  
ITS BANKS INTO LOW-LYING AREAS OF THE SKOKOMISH VALLEY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4744 12326 4733 12321 4736 12317 4733 12308 4721 12321  
4738 12340  
 

 
 
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