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Avalanche Warning
WAZ567-513-200000-

BULLETIN-IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER SEATTLE WASHINGTON
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WASHINGTON
146 PM PST MON JAN 17 2017

THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE WARNING...

TIMING... 4 AM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH 4 PM WEDNESDAY JANUARY 19TH.

LOCATION...THE OLYMPICS AND NW WASHINGTON CASCADES...INCLUDING THE
MT BAKER AREA

AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HIGH
IN THESE AREAS WITH A NATURAL AVALANCHE CYCLE LIKELY BEGINNING
TUESDAY MORNING. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

REASON...INCREASING HEAVY RAIN AND SNOW TUESDAY MORNING WILL ADD A
SIGNIFICANT LOAD TO EXISTING WEAK LAYERS FORMED DURING THE RECENT
COLD WEATHER. SNOW CHANGING TO RAIN WILL CAUSE A NATURAL AVALANCHE
CYCLE TUESDAY. ALSO...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BUILD NEW AND
UNSTABLE WIND SLAB ON LEE SLOPES AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS TUESDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PLEASE VISIT NWAC.US FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...
THIS WARNING DOES NOT APPLY TO SKI AREAS WHERE AVALANCHE MITIGATION
MEASURES ARE PERFORMED.

TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER IN SEATTLE,
WASHINGTON.

$$

Flood Watch
WAC009-027-031-045-073-171130-
/O.NEW.KSEW.FA.A.0001.170118T0200Z-170119T0800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CLALLAM-GRAYS HARBOR-JEFFERSON-MASON-WHATCOM-
323 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF NORTHWEST WASHINGTON...INCLUDING
THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...CLALLAM...GRAYS HARBOR...JEFFERSON...
MASON AND WHATCOM.

* FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED ALONG THE SOUTHWEST SLOPES OF THE
OLYMPICS AND THE CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES. THE
SKOKOMISH RIVER IS LIKELY TO HIT FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY NIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY WHILE SOME PORTIONS OF OTHER RIVERS...INCLUDING THE
NOOKSACK...ELWHA...AND SATSOP RIVERS MAY APPROACH FLOOD STAGE
TUESDAY NIGHT OR WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory
WAZ001-503-506-510-516-517-170730-
/O.NEW.KSEW.WI.Y.0004.170117T0800Z-170118T2300Z/
SAN JUAN COUNTY-WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY-WESTERN SKAGIT COUNTY-
ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-NORTH COAST-CENTRAL COAST-
328 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM PST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM PST
WEDNESDAY.

* WIND...25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH...MAINLY NEAR THE
BEACHES AND BODIES OF WATER.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...BELLINGHAM...FRIDAY HARBOR...OAK
HARBOR...PORT TOWNSEND...FORKS...OCEAN SHORES...WESTPORT...AND
HOQUIAM.

* TIMING...WINDY CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECAILLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

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