831 AM PDT SAT MAR 18 2017
…THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR RAIN AND SNOWMELT
REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 AM PDT SUNDAY FOR CENTRAL YAKIMA
Mild temperatures, breezy winds and several periods of rain along
the foothills will cause increased runoff through early Sunday. This
may produce small stream flooding…as well as field flooding. Minor
flooding through the western portions of the City of Yakima and the
lower Yakima Valley is also possible. Some creeks that may see high
water include but are not limited to Toppenish, Ahtanum, Satus, Wide
Hollow, Cottonwood and Cowiche Creeks.
Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.
LAT…LON 4682 12056 4668 12054 4647 12045 4634 12016
4627 11998 4614 11988 4614 12059 4625 12096
4638 12101 4653 12103 4687 12102 4683 12065