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Old 01-21-2011, 08:13 PM
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Your average NW flood vid

This is a typical flood here in the NW and it's the Sandy River just outside of Portland.
The Hood river looked about the same but we have no houses on the flood plain.

http://player.vimeo.com/video/18921387

If you are not familiar with the Sandy River let me tell you that most of the year you can float down it in an inner tube and a cold beer.
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just a typo....

http://player.vimeo.com/video/18921387

Awesome video OC - thanks for posting
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Wow, it would take a Big Deep eel in that current.

Nice job on the Vid
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Mother nature is a moody ol' girl... this is how things looks from the air today as I arrived...


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Yup, what a day it was what a week it will be. 60F out today we even had hornets flying around. But I worry about our flowering trees that they may bud too early.
River was almost ready to fish this afternoon still a bit dirty.
Looking forward to showing Juro around later in the week.
By the way that was West Seattle in Juro's picture with the Bremmerton to Seattle Ferry cruising by.
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Here's another view from the ground on the Hood Canal near my son's home in Seabec on 4/9/09. We climbed up into the snow on that mountain the following day. Phil
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