UPDATED REGULARLY AT 5:00 AM AND 3:00 PM
Zone Forecast Product for Eastern Washington and North Idaho...UPDATED National Weather Service Spokane WA 847 AM PDT Fri May 5 2017 ...Flood Watches and/or Warnings have been issued for portions of the zone forecast area. Please refer to the latest flood bulletin for details... WAZ043-060515- Okanogan Valley- Including the cities of Omak, Okanogan, Brewster, Bridgeport, Oroville, and Nespelem 847 AM PDT Fri May 5 2017 ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING... .REST OF TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds, small hail, and heavy rainfall in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s. South wind 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Rainfall amounts up to a half of an inch possible, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. .TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. .SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. .SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 60s. North wind 5 to 15 mph. .SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 70s. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s.
NOTE: USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING ON ROADS COVERED BY WATER. MANY REPORTS OF VEHICLES RUNNING OVER DEBRIS (ROCKS) CAUSING FLAT TIRES.
Per CCTDOT - The Columbia River Road is now open for local traffic. Be advised that the road surface is still gravel and will be paved at the earliest possible time this spring. Use caution and obey all warning signs when traveling through this area. The contractor will be maintaining the gravel surface until such time that it can be paved.
Click here for the interactive Ferry County Flood Damage Map.