Flood Warning for Skokomish; Roads Closed in Valley

A flood warning is in effect for the Skokomish River until Sunday afternoon. Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast. The River will continue to rise and is expected to crest near 18 feet around 4 PM today (Friday). The Skokomish will fall below flood stage Sunday morning.

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Water is currently flooding areas in the Skokomish Valley and causing the closures of Skokomish Valley Road from U.S. Highway 101 to the to Lower Vance Creek Bridge and Bourgault Road West from 101 to Skokomish Valley Road.[liveblog]