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Flash Flood Watch issued August 21 at 9:43PM PDT until August 22 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS

...STORMS TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MAY PRODUCE FLASH FLOODING OR MUD SLIDES OVER NORTH CASCADE BURN SCARS... .SLOW MOVING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY EVENING. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE A POSSIBILITY IN AREAS RECENTLY BURNED BY WILDFIRES...INCLUDING THE CARLTON...CHIWAUKUM...LITTLE BRIDGE CREEK... DUNCAN...MILLS

Today

Hi80° Scattered Thunderstorms

Tonight

Lo63° Scattered Showers

Saturday

Hi82° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo58° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi84° Slight Chc Showers

Sunday Night

Lo64° Partly Cloudy

Monday

Hi86° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo62° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi91° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo64° Mostly Clear

It’s a Wild season

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A year ago, we had that empty feeling you get when your favored sports franchise packs up and leaves. Our hockey team, in which we had invested our loyalty and emotion, was gone to Texas.

A year later, not only do we have a hockey team, they play in the North American Hockey League, their name is Wenatchee Wild and they took their season to overtime in the fifth game of the division title series, nearly upsetting the heavily favored Fairbanks Ice Dogs. Owner David White moved his Fresno Monsters franchise north and retained famed coach Bliss Littler. They assembled a virtual expansion team of young, inexperienced players, and from a rocky start developed a unit of championship quality. Congratulations are due White, Littler, staff and especially the Wild players for a great season.

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