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Volunteers Are Always Ready

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The storms that occurred in Whatcom County from Thursday October 13th through Sunday October 16th came in as a lion and left as a playful cat – and that was a gift that we all enjoyed.  The official flag was … Continue reading

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The First Storm Of The 2016/2017 Season Has Passed – Are You Ready For More?

This falls first High Wind Warning, as well as the first Gale Warning for our coastal waters have both passed without major impact.  It seems as though the coastal flooding of last winter, the last flood on the Nooksack, and the … Continue reading

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Water Over Road Way 1800 Block of Semiahmoo Drive

(Birch Bay, WASH) Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office Division of Emergency management Duty Officers were paged out to support local first responders with a flooding incident on the 1800 block of Semiahmoo Drive. Numerous houses were in danger of flooding and water was over … Continue reading

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Noon Time Flood/ Weather Update

    (Whatcom County) Update from the the National Weather Service as of 12:16:25 PM: THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR PART OF WESTERN WASHINGTON..INCLUDING WHATCOM COUNTY. THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING * HEAVY RAIN OVER THE SOUTHWEST SLOPES OF CASCADE MOUNTAINS THROUGH TODAY … Continue reading

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Are You Winter Ready?

 (Whatcom County, WASH) With winter on its way it may be the right time to think of some things that you can do to be ready.  Properly preparing for winter type emergencies now, will save you grief when winter ushers … Continue reading

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Weather Hazards in Eastern Washington This Weekend

If you’re heading to Eastern Washington this weekend, you should definitely check out the National Weather Service website to learn about potential weather hazards – including thunderstorms and flash floods. Flash floods can happen quickly and with little or no … Continue reading

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