CCT.PSD

The Public Safety Division carries out the essential and honorable function of educating and protecting the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Indian Reservation.

Pass/Road Conditions

UPDATED REGULARLY AT 5:00 AM AND 3:00 PM

June 21, 2018

***FLOODING WARNING IN EFFECT FOR OKANOGAN COUNTY.***

UPDATED 3:00 PM


Okanogan Highlands-
Including the cities of Republic, Inchelium, and Wauconda
224 PM PDT Thu Jun 21 2018
...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear with isolated rain showers overnight. Some thunderstorms may produce small hail and heavy rainfall in the evening. Lows in the 50s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Rainfall amounts less than a quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. 

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255 PM PDT THU JUN 21 2018
The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a
* Flood Advisory for...
  Southern Ferry County in northeastern Washington...
  East central Okanogan County in northeastern Washington...
* Until 600 PM PDT.
* At 253 PM PDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
* Flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of southern Ferry and east central Okanogan Counties. Debris flows near the burn scar from the following 2015 fires are possible, North Star, Devils Elbow, and Twenty One Mile Grade.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
Move away from recently burned areas. Life threatening flooding of creeks, roads and normally dry arroyos is likely. The heavy rains will likely trigger rockslides, mudslides and debris flows in steep terrain, especially in and around these areas.

Disautel Pass:  


Cache Creek:  

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Bridge Creek:   

  • HEAVY RAINS
  • LARGE HAIL STONES IN ROADWAY

Manilla Creek:  

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Columbia River Road:


Weather Forecast




Notice: This is Winter and roads can change at any moment and weather can change as well.  Please be cautious at all times be aware of commercial vehicles that sometime are off the side of the roadways chaining up before they reach mountain passes.  You can also contact Tribal Dispatch for update on available road conditions.
 
Dustin D. Best


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