Flood Warning for Skokomish

A flood warning has been issued for the Skokomish River. Heavy rain last night (Thursday) and this (Friday) morning over the Olympic Mountains will drive the River above the 16.5-flood stage this afternoon. Forecasters say the Skokomish will crest just under 17 feet around 8 PM Friday and fall below flood stage Saturday morning.

Skokomish River near Potlatch

Flood water will again inundate pasture land in the Skokomish Valley and flow over West Bourgault Road and Skokomish Valley Road.