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Flash Flood Watch issued July 22 at 7:01PM PDT until July 23 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS

...HEAVY RAINFALL MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN CASCADES... .A BAND OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN THE CASCADES FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON. THIS BAND WILL ALSO CONTAIN SOME EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER RAINFALL RATES THAT COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.

Tonight

Lo63° Scattered Showers

Wednesday

Hi75° Heavy Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo59° Heavy Rain

Thursday

Hi74° Breezy

Thursday Night

Lo59° Mostly Clear

Friday

Hi85° Sunny

Friday Night

Lo62° Mostly Clear

Saturday

Hi90° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo67° Clear

Sunday

Hi95° Sunny

‘Funny People’ lives up to its premise

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“Funny People” is Judd Apatow’s third film as a writer-director — and the first in which he sets aside all the tomfoolery and gets down to dramatic business.

This is still a comedy, with laughs as big as the ones in “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” and “Knocked Up.” There just aren’t quite so many of them, and there no fanciful shenanigans at the movie’s edges: No musical numbers; no odd and kooky stoners; no improvisational riffs in which the actors take off on ad-libbed tangents. Well, almost none of those. There is certainly nothing funny about the new movie’s early scenes, in which an Adam Sandler-esque superstar, George Simmons (Adam Sandler), learns he has a rare form of leukemia and only months to live.

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