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Event Details

Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State WASHINGTON
County/Area OKANOGAN
WFO OTX
Begin Date 05/21/2008 21:00:00 PST-8
Begin Range 1
Begin Azimuth SSE
Begin Location JANIS
Begin Lat/Lon 48.63/-119.46
End Date 05/22/2008 17:30:00 PST-8
End Range 1
End Azimuth SE
End Location JANIS
End Lat/Lon 48.64/-119.46
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Unseasonably warm temperatures led to significant mountain snow melt. This led to minor flooding on the Okanogan River at Tonasket. The river crested at 15.1 feet at 5:00 AM PST on May 22nd, where the flood stage is 15.0 feet.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JANIS OKANOGAN CO. WA 05/21/2008 21:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K