Weather Alerts for Island

Issued by the National Weather Service

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
ISLAND

Areas Affected:
Admiralty Inlet Area - Bellevue and Vicinity - Bremerton and Vicinity - Central Coast - East Puget Sound Lowlands - Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca - Everett and Vicinity - Hood Canal Area - Lower Chehalis Valley Area - North Coast - Olympics - San Juan County - Seattle and Vicinity - Southwest Interior - Tacoma Area - Western Skagit County - Western Strait of Juan De Fuca - Western Whatcom County
Effective: Tue 3:59 am Updated: Tue 9:00 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue 4:30 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...HEAVY RAINFALL TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL LEAD TO AN INCREASED THREAT
OF LANDSLIDES IN WESTERN WASHINGTON...
Recent rains have increased soil moisture to high levels across
Western Washington, with heavy rainfall expected at times today and
tonight. At the coast, rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are likely,
with a half to one and a half inches over the interior lowlands.
This amount of rain will lead to an increased threat of landslides.
For more information about current conditions, visit
www.weather.gov/seattle, select Hydrology, and then scroll down
for the links to the landslide information pages.
For more information on landslides, visit the website for the
Washington State Department of Natural Resources landslide
geologic hazards at: http://bit.ly/2mtA3wn