Winter flooding in the Olympic Peninsula

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Winter flooding along the Wynoochee River – lower Peninsula area

It is difficult to describe the power of the winter storms and flooding in the Olympic Peninsula.  The amount of rainfall is sometimes beyond belief.  here are a couple of pictures that show the amount of water that comes through during one of the storms in winter contrasted with the same river in a summer picture.

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Summer along the Wynoochee River – lower Peninsula area

 

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