The intense entrance has slowed down over central Puget Sound and really heavy rain is inflicting severe flooding.
The newest one-hour radar-based precipitation estimate (ending 3:11 PM) reveals 3/four inches in that interval/
The National Weather Service has a flood warning out now for central Puget Sound. Numerous roads are flooding, significantly at dips and valleys.
Be cautious to not drive by means of deep water.
This jogs my memory a little bit of the 2006 occasion that led to the tragic demise of a girl within the Madison Valley in her basement. After that occasion, Seattle supported the event of a protecting system: RainWatch–the introduced collectively radar and rain gauge data, plus the perfect mannequin forecasts. Unfortunately, town determined to defund RainWatch, so the warnings it will have offered of this occasion usually are not out there to metropolis managers.