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539 AM PDT THU MAR 30 2017
...Flood Warning now in effect until Monday evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Spokane River at Spokane.
* until Monday evening.
* At 4:45 AM Thursday the stage was 27.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The Spokane River is expected to gradually recede
and fall below the Flood Stage of 27 feet on Monday.
LAT...LON 4761 11704 4764 11747 4775 11754 4772 11705 4761 11704
* At 28.0 feet...Flooding in sections of Peaceful Valley is likely.
Minor flooding along Upriver Drive and in the Riverpoint Industrial
area is also possible.
* At 27.5 feet...Water will be over one lane of Upriver Drive between
Stone and Regal Streets and encroach onto the shoulder of the road
in other sections of Upriver Drive between Stone and Granite
* At 27.0 feet...Significant stretches of the Centennial Trail
between Mission Avenue and Greene Street will be inundated. Minor
flooding will occur along the river's edge in Peaceful Valley Park
and in the yards of homes at the east end of Water Street. The
River may back up through storm drains onto Main Street near its
intersection with Elm Street in Peaceful Valley. Minor flooding of
low lying areas along the Spokane River Valley will occur.
* At 25.4 feet...Sections of the Centennial Trail along Upriver
Drive, between Mission Avenue and Greene Street, will be covered in
water. Water will be at the trail's edge in several locations along
this same stretch.
Including the cities of Plummer, Tensed, Sandpoint, Priest River,
Blanchard, Careywood, Bonners Ferry, Moyie Springs, Porthill,
Eastport, Naples, Coeur d'Alene, Post Falls, Hayden, Worley,
Bayview, Rathdrum, Athol, Moscow, Potlatch, Deary, Genesee,
Juliaetta, Kendrick, Kamiah, Craigmont, Nezperce, Winchester,
Lewiston, Lapwai, Peck, Culdesac, Gifford, Kellogg, Pinehurst,
Osburn, Wallace, Mullan, Smelterville, Calder, Clarkston, Asotin,
Anatone, Newport, Metaline Falls, Ione, Cusick, Diamond Lake,
Deer Park, Colville, Chewelah, Kettle Falls, Springdale,
528 AM PDT Thu Mar 30 2017
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Idaho and Washington, including the following
counties, in Idaho, Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai,
Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce, and Shoshone. In Washington, Asotin,
Pend Oreille, Spokane, and Stevens.
* Through Friday morning
* Scattered showers are expected today. Some of the strongest
cells will have the potential to produce a tenth to quarter of
an inch quickly...but the majority of north Idaho and northeast
Washington will receive less than a tenth of an inch of
* Field Flooding: Water tables are running high from the last few
weeks of wet weather and melting snow. Field flooding is
ongoing. For areas with poor drainage...field flooding may be an
issue for the next few weeks.
* Rock and Mud Slides: Soil is saturated over north Idaho and
northeast Washington. Areas with steep terrain will be prone to
rock and mud slides until the ground is allowed to dry.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
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.