Snohomish http://kplu.org en Some river flooding, road closures after rains http://kplu.org/post/some-river-flooding-road-closures-after-rains <p>Some major western Washington rivers are expected to flood today, including &quot;major&quot; flooding forecast along the Snohomish and Snoqualmie, according to the National Weather Service.</p><p>Heavy rains the past few days, with heavy concentrations in the Cascades and Cascade foothills, and warmer mountain temperatures, have produced rapid runoff.</p><p><a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=WAZ505&amp;warncounty=WAC061&amp;firewxzone=WAZ656&amp;local_place1=3+Miles+NW+Monroe+WA&amp;product1=Flood+Warning">Flood warnings are issued for these rivers</a> in Snohomish and King counties:</p><ul><li><strong>Snohomish</strong></li><li><strong>Skykomish</strong></li><li><strong>Snoqualmie</strong></li><li><strong>Tolt</strong></li><li><strong>Stillaguamish (north and middle forks)</strong></li><li><strong>Green (middle reach upstream of Auburn)</strong> Thu, 31 Mar 2011 15:42:12 +0000 KPLU News Staff 1113 at http://kplu.org Some river flooding, road closures after rains Monday morning's headlines http://kplu.org/post/monday-mornings-headlines-13 <p>Making headlines around the Northwest this morning:</p><ul><li><b>Boeing Plant Still Closed After Power Outage</b></li><li><b>Seattle Tunnel Opponents Up Against Deadline</b></li><li><b>State Will Fix Perilous Part of Highway 2 in Snohomish County</b></li></ul><p>&nbsp;</p><p><b>Auburn&#39;s First and Second Shift Shut Down Today</b></p><p>Transformers failed at Boeing&#39;s Auburn plant on Saturday, forcing an evacuation, and<a href="http://www.thenewstribune.com/2011/03/27/1602281/power-outage-prompts-boeing-to.html"> canceling work for thousands of workers Monday</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 28 Mar 2011 14:35:43 +0000 KPLU News Staff 1081 at http://kplu.org Monday morning's headlines