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Hydrologic Outlook issued January 16 at 12:00AM PST until January 18 at 10:00AM PST by NWS

...Rain and snowmelt may cause localized flooding issues this week... A change in the weather pattern this week will bring above freezing temperatures to much of the region and the potential for significant rainfall to far eastern Washington and the Idaho Panhandle. With widespread low elevation snow across the Inland


Lo9° Isolated Flurries and Patchy Freezing Fog

M.L.King Day

Hi19° Slight Chance Wintry Mix and Patchy Freezing Fog

Monday Night

Lo16° Chance Wintry Mix


Hi29° Wintry Mix Likely

Tuesday Night

Lo26° Rain


Hi36° Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo29° Rain Likely then Slight Chance Rain


Hi36° Cloudy

Thursday Night

Lo27° Slight Chance Rain/Snow


Hi34° Rain Likely

Wilf Woods | Cemeteries as parks

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Memorial Day approaches, and we will be putting flowers on a bunch of graves, as usual.

The Kingmans, my wife’s family, are mostly in two cemeteries at Chelan and the Woods are here at Wenatchee.

Did you known that the very first parks in this country were cemeteries?

In 1831 the citizens of Cambridge, Mass., dedicated the first civic cemetery outside of church burial grounds.

Writing in American Forests magazine, Tate Williams described the Mount Auburn cemetery as a horticultural…

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