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Flood Watch issued January 17 at 12:51PM PST until January 17 at 10:00PM PST by NWS

...RAIN AND SNOWMELT MAY CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING ISSUES BEGINNING WEDNESDAY... ...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A * FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF IDAHO AND WASHINGTON, INCLUDING THE

This Afternoon

Hi17° Wintry Mix Likely

Tonight

Lo16° Freezing Rain

Wednesday

Hi32° Rain/Freezing Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo29° Wintry Mix Likely then Slight Chance Snow

Thursday

Hi36° Cloudy

Thursday Night

Lo27° Slight Chance Rain/Snow

Friday

Hi34° Rain

Friday Night

Lo26° Rain/Snow

Saturday

Hi35° Chance Rain

Saturday Night

Lo24° Slight Chance Rain/Snow

Ferry at fault for collision with sailboat

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SEATTLE — The captain told the mate at the helm to turn left, but she turned right instead.

An investigation by the Washington State Ferries says the port-starboard confusion was the cause of a collision Sept. 13 between the ferry Hyak and a sailboat near Orcas Island.

A man aboard the sailboat was rescued before it sank.

Ferry system director David Mosely said Wednesday it’s making changes to prevent similar incidents in the future.

The Kitsap Sun reports the Coast…

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