National Weather Service Seattle has issued a flood Watch for Monday, December 26th, 2022 and going through Wednesday, December 28th.
National Weather Service Seattle WA 1033 AM PST Mon Dec 26 2022 .
Already wet conditions exist over Western Washington, with another strong frontal system expected to enter the area tonight, resulting in additional rainfall Tuesday. Rivers are already seeing increases, and the additional rainfall will result in some rivers potentially reaching flood stage
.FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible.
* WHERE...Portions of northwest and west central Washington, including the following counties, in northwest Washington, Clallam, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, Kitsap, Mason, San Juan, Skagit and Whatcom. In west central Washington, King, Lewis, Pierce, Snohomish and Thurston. * WHEN...Through Wednesday morning. * IMPACTS...Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - The culmination of weekend snow and ice melt, a frontal system earlier today and another stronger frontal system expected tonight and Tuesday will exacerbate already rising river levels.