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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:11 PM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on February 22, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north Idaho and Washington, including the
following counties, in north Idaho, Benewah, Bonner, Kootenai,
Latah, and Shoshone. In Washington, Adams, Grant, Lincoln,
Pend Oreille, Spokane, and Stevens.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* widespread precipitation is expected on Tuesday with widespread
rain amounts of half an inch possible in the Palouse northward
toward Spokane and Coeur D'Alene areas. Localized precipitation
amounts up to one inch will be possible over the central and
southern Idaho Panhandle on Tuesday.

* Look for rises on creeks and small streams. Field flooding
will likely occur as well in areas that typically flood in the
Spring due to poor drainage.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:11 PM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on February 22, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of north Idaho and Washington, including the
following counties, in north Idaho, Benewah, Bonner, Kootenai,
Latah, and Shoshone. In Washington, Adams, Grant, Lincoln,
Pend Oreille, Spokane, and Stevens.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* widespread precipitation is expected on Tuesday with widespread
rain amounts of half an inch possible in the Palouse northward
toward Spokane and Coeur D'Alene areas. Localized precipitation
amounts up to one inch will be possible over the central and
southern Idaho Panhandle on Tuesday.

* Look for rises on creeks and small streams. Field flooding
will likely occur as well in areas that typically flood in the
Spring due to poor drainage.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





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Arkansas - Dense Fog Advisory
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Colorado - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Illinois - Special Statement
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Advisory
Louisiana - Dense Fog Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Missouri - Special Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning
New Mexico - Fire Weather Watch
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
Oregon - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Warning
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Wyoming - Areal Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert

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