NowCast ZoneCast Warnings/Advisories Hourly Track Special
Yakima, Washington, United States  Lat: 46.59N, Lon: 120.53W
Wx Zone: WAZ027
Warnings, Watches and Advisories:
 

HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK

...HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS NEXT WEEK...
A WARM FRONT WILL BE OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON FROM MONDAY NIGHT
UNTIL AROUND WEDNESDAY MORNING. PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN IN THE NORTH
AND CENTRAL CASCADES ARE POSSIBLE. THE SNOW LEVEL IS LIKELY TO BE
QUITE HIGH FOR A COUPLE OF DAYS.
THE NORTHWEST RIVER FORECAST CENTER PROJECTIONS INDICATE THAT THE
MOST LIKELY RIVERS TO SEE FLOWS NEAR FLOOD STAGE ARE THE
NOOKSACK...STILLAGUAMISH...AND SNOQUALMIE RIVERS.
THERE HAS BEEN A GREAT DEAL OF VARIATION BETWEEN RAINFALL TOTALS
IN THE WEATHER MODELS. THE CHANCE OF FLOODING IS UNCERTAIN...SO
PEOPLE NORMALLY AFFECTED BY RIVER FLOODING IN WESTERN WASHINGTON
SHOULD MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AS THE WEATHER DEVELOPS OVER
THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

WINTER STORM WARNING

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3000 FEET...
* HAZARD TYPE...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY...FALLING HEAVILY AT
TIMES. THE SNOW WILL DECREASE THIS EVENING.
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...MOUNT BAKER...THE MOUNTAIN
PASSES...PARADISE MOUNT RAINIER.
* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO A FOOT OF SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE TODAY.
* IMPACTS...EXPECT HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS AND
POSSIBLE DELAYS WHILE TRAVELING IN THE CASCADES.

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS
MORNING TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING FOR THE SOUTH WASHINGTON
CASCADES ABOVE 4000 FEET...
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY ABOVE 4000 FEET FOR SNOW REMAINS IN
EFFECT FROM 7 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING.
* TIMING...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE EARLY THIS
MORNING...BUT ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD BE MINIMAL. SNOW WILL
INCREASE AGAIN LATE THIS MORNING...THEN CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF
THE DAY.
* SNOW LEVEL...4000 TO 4500 FEET.
* ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.