Carnation http://www.kplu.org en Some river flooding, road closures after rains http://www.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://www.kplu.org Some river flooding, road closures after rains