Flash Flood Warning In Yakima County
The National Weather Service has Issued this report that is from now until 3:30! Be careful if you do get caught up in the rain especially if you are on a motorcycle or small vehicle!
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR... CENTRAL YAKIMA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON... * UNTIL 330 PM PDT * AT 118 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED FLASH FLOODING FROM A THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WARNED AREA. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.