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Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State WASHINGTON
County/Area CHELAN
WFO OTX
Begin Date 11/06/2006 12:00:00 PST-8
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location STEHEKIN
Begin Lat/Lon 48.32/-120.65
End Date 11/08/2006 04:00:00 PST-8
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 569.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Very heavy rains with little to no snow pack resulting in substantial runoff and flooding.
Event Narrative Heavy rainfall of 7-8 inches in two days led to river flooding on the Stehekin River at Stehekin. The river crested at 28.8 feet, with a flood stage of 24.0 feet. Some homes were flooded by the river. Washed out roads prevented Stehekin residents from reaching town.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 569.00K 0.00K
(ACV)ARCATA ARPT HUMBOLDT CO. CA 02/21/1996 09:00 PST Waterspout 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
STEHEKIN CHELAN CO. WA 11/06/2006 12:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 569.00K 0.00K
PESHASTIN CHELAN CO. WA 11/07/2006 05:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LEAVENWORTH CHELAN CO. WA 11/07/2006 05:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LEAVENWORTH CHELAN CO. WA 11/07/2006 05:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 569.00K 0.00K