A meager atmospheric river arriving later today begins a potential series of weather events.
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Over 2.5 inches of rain had been reported during the 48-hour period prior to when the slide was reported.
"The exact amount of flooding is difficult to predict at this time."
Periods of rain and gusty winds are expected to continue into next week.
National Weather Service forecasters have issued a wind advisory due to expected strong winds.
Today's rain could be considered preparation for what is forecast for later this week.
Whatcom County drivers are accustomed to driving in rain but not after an extended dry spell.
Despite record snowstorms in February, snowpack in the northern Pacific Northwest remains below normal. As a result, the water supply forecast for the west side…