Weather Alerts for Chelan

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
CHELAN

Areas Affected:
Chelan
Effective: Sat 1:00 pm Updated: Sat 7:30 pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Sun 12:59 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE, WA HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WATCH FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS AND LAKES IN WASHINGTON...
ENTIAT RIVER NEAR ARDENVOIR AFFECTING CHELAN COUNTY
STEHEKIN RIVER AT STEHEKIN AFFECTING CHELAN COUNTY
...Warmer temperatures will increase high mountain snowmelt and lead
to renewed rises on areas rivers...
MONITOR CURRENT WATER LEVELS ON THE WEB AT:
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=OTX
HERE ARE SOME FORECASTS FOR AREA RIVERS AND LAKES:
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE, WA HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WATCH FOR
THE STEHEKIN RIVER AT STEHEKIN
* FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 12:30 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.00 FEET.
* FORECAST...FLOOD STAGE MAY BE REACHED BY MONDAY MORNING.
&&
* AT  24.0 FEET...THE RIVER MAY BE OUT OF ITS BANKS IN SPOTS AND
ONTO THE STEHEKIN VALLEY ROAD AND COMPANY CREEK ROAD.
* AT  23.8 FEET...MCGREGOR`S MEADOW ROAD WILL BE MOSTLY FLOODED.
* AT  23.5 FEET...SOME WATER MAY BE OVER MCGREGOR MEADOWS ROAD AND THE
DRIVE THROUGH THE TOLLBER PASTURE. PART OF THE HARLEQUIN CAMPGROUND
MAY BE FLOODED.

Information:
RESIDENTS AND THOSE WITH INTERESTS NEAR THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR
RISING WATER LEVELS AND BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT:
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=OTX
THE SPRING SNOW MELT RUNOFF IN LAKES AND RIVERS IS DANGEROUSLY COLD
AND CAN BE LIFE THREATENING FOR THOSE THAT COME INTO CONTACT WITH THE
WATER. TAKE APPROPRIATE PRECAUTIONS.
BE AWARE OF LARGE DEBRIS IN THE RIVER. HIGH WATER LEVELS CAN PUSH
LOGS AND OTHER LARGE DEBRIS INTO THE RIVER...INCREASING THE DANGER TO
PEOPLE AND BOATS.

Flood Watch  FLOOD WATCH   Flood Watch
CHELAN

Areas Affected:
Chelan
Effective: Sat 1:00 pm Updated: Sat 7:30 pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Wed 5:58 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE, WA HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WATCH FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS AND LAKES IN WASHINGTON...
ENTIAT RIVER NEAR ARDENVOIR AFFECTING CHELAN COUNTY
STEHEKIN RIVER AT STEHEKIN AFFECTING CHELAN COUNTY
...Warmer temperatures will increase high mountain snowmelt and lead
to renewed rises on areas rivers...
MONITOR CURRENT WATER LEVELS ON THE WEB AT:
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=OTX
HERE ARE SOME FORECASTS FOR AREA RIVERS AND LAKES:
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE, WA HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WATCH FOR
THE ENTIAT RIVER NEAR ARDENVOIR
* FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT TO WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 12:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.6 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.
* FLOOD STAGE IS  7.50 FEET.
* FORECAST...FLOOD STAGE MAY BE REACHED BY MONDAY MORNING.
&&
* AT   7.5 FEET...MINOR FLOODING IS LIKELY IN THE ENTIAT VALLEY.

Information:
RESIDENTS AND THOSE WITH INTERESTS NEAR THE RIVER SHOULD MONITOR
RISING WATER LEVELS AND BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT:
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=OTX
THE SPRING SNOW MELT RUNOFF IN LAKES AND RIVERS IS DANGEROUSLY COLD
AND CAN BE LIFE THREATENING FOR THOSE THAT COME INTO CONTACT WITH THE
WATER. TAKE APPROPRIATE PRECAUTIONS.
BE AWARE OF LARGE DEBRIS IN THE RIVER. HIGH WATER LEVELS CAN PUSH
LOGS AND OTHER LARGE DEBRIS INTO THE RIVER...INCREASING THE DANGER TO
PEOPLE AND BOATS.