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[6/12/19] Hot Temperatures Create Fire Concerns
The Pacific Northwest is wilting under warmer than normal temperatures this week with highs into the mid-90s in some areas. The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory through tonight for the Portland, Oregon, and Vancouver, Washington, metro area, the Columbia River Gorge and other area cities and towns. Near-record highs in the upper 80s […]
The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a Flood Watch for portions of North Central Washington including Chelan, Douglas, and Okanogan Counties. Showers and thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rain this afternoon and evening. Widespread rain amounts of a half inch to inch are forecast but higher amounts are expected under thunderstorms which may […]
[12/20/18] National Weather Service
According to the National Weather Service high winds are expected across the state today and tonight. Severe weather can be dangerous — flooded roads, damaged homes, downed trees or power lines and even more when storm clouds pass. With a forecast of severe weather, your safety is the primary concern during a storm. This weeks […]
[7/16/18] Heat Advisory
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Take extra precautions…if you work or spend time
[6/25/18] Red Flag Warning Monday
Dry Air and Gusty winds in the Central CascadeMountains and Valleys will Result in
Critical Fire Weather Conditions Through this Evening.
If you have not already done so, you can sign up for emergency alerts online at okanogandem.org.
[5/17/18] Okanogan Flooding
Working closely with the National Weather Service monitoring water levels, which are expected to rise again today and crest near record levels Sunday afternoon.
The River may be out of its banks in spots and onto the Stehekin Valley Road and Company Creek Road.
Flood Advisory: Be Aware; Flood Watch: Be Prepared; Flood Warning: Take Action
Flood Watch for portions of Chelan and Okanogan Counties through Thursday evening.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts.