• Spokesman: Flood risk low along King County Rivers

    By: Henry Rosoff


    CARNATION, Wash. - The Snoqualmie River and the Tolt River both were at flood stage Wednesday creating some minor problems particularly where the two rivers meet near Carnation.

    KIRO 7 found a small access road flooded. 

    King County Department of  Transportation workers said roads in the area would likely be closed off overnight.  

    The county flood center was also open for a time.  Operators took questions about what would happen if western Washington get even more precipitation. 

    A spokesman for King County said the risk for any serious flooding that would affect people or property is very low, despite all the recent rain.

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