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Air Stagnation Advisory issued February 08 at 2:36PM PST until February 13 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

...AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED AN AIR STAGNATION ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST SATURDAY. * AIR QUALITY...LIGHT EAST WINDS AND A TEMPERATURE INVERSION WILL HEIGHTEN THE POTENTIAL FOR ELEVATED POLLUTION LEVELS IN CENTRAL

Tonight

Lo29° Patchy Fog

Tuesday

Hi43° Patchy Fog

Tuesday Night

Lo31° Patchy Fog

Wednesday

Hi44° Patchy Fog

Wednesday Night

Lo36° Chance Sprinkles

Thursday

Hi45° Mostly Cloudy

Thursday Night

Lo38° Slight Chance Showers

Friday

Hi45° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo37° Chance Rain

Saturday

Hi44° Slight Chance Rain

Floods will find us

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Tuesday the Chelan County commissioners will hold a public hearing to consider a tax, specifically a 7-cent-per-thousand countywide property tax for flood control.

This is not a county commission known to take tax hikes lightly, even small ones, but this one in particular is timely and sensible. We live in a dry region that nevertheless is prone to the occasional catastrophic flood. Repairing the damage is a significant county expense, last year alone over $500,000. The proposed tax will raise $600,000 a year, and leverage far more in grants.

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