The worst is yet to come, with rivers predicted to crest at some point today Tuesday Nov. 15th.
Northwest Washington state is experiencing heavy rainfall due to a category 5 atmospheric river. The region has received its monthly average precipitation (6.31 inches) in just two weeks. The entire region is experiencing flooding, but the situation is projected to worsen as river levels continue to rise.
Mount Vernon, WA is home to the majestic Skagit River. Due to the heavy rainfall and rising river levels, Mayor Jill…