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Flash Flood Watch issued August 01 at 10:54AM PDT until August 01 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE ON RECENT BURN AREAS FRIDAY... .BRIEF DOWNPOURS FROM ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS COULD PRODUCE FLASH FLOODING ACROSS AREAS THAT HAVE EXPERIENCED RECENT WILDFIRES. DEBRIS FLOWS AND RAPID RUNOFF WOULD BE A SIGNIFICANT THREAT IN THIS CASE. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

Tonight

Lo74° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Saturday

Hi97° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Saturday Night

Lo71° Slight Chc Thunderstorms

Sunday

Hi99° Hot

Sunday Night

Lo73° Partly Cloudy

Monday

Hi100° Hot

Monday Night

Lo72° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi98° Hot

Tuesday Night

Lo70° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi96° Hot

Dee Riggs

Department: Editorial

Position: World staff writer

Responsibilities: Health, Home and Garden, Photographer, Police, Reporter

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Phone: 509-664-7147 (work)

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  1. Now this is prestige: The Wenatchee Valley College Music and Art Center is featured in ArchDaily, what college officials call a prominent architectural website. The feature, complete with lots of photos, describes the architects’ efforts to use the historic setting, combine the music and art programs with their unique needs, and create a sustainable design.
  2. Diane Jones didn’t want her husband to go to work that August morning in 1974.
  3. While federal investigators never determined the cause of the 1974 Apple Yard explosion, a 1975 report from the National Transportation Safety Board notes three possibilities:
  4. Pam McNulty of Cashmere wasn’t at her family’s home in South Wenatchee when the blast happened but she learned that both of her parents were injured and she raced to local hospitals. She found her father, Lloyd Carlson, with a badly cut arm at Deaconess Hospital; Her mother, Ruth Carlson, was at St. Anthony’s Hospital, in surgery for a torn jugular vein.