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Evacuations Ordered as Walla Walla, Washington, Floods

A mandatory evacuation order was issued Friday, February 7, for residents of Washington state’s Walla Walla County near Mill Creek, which has been flooding the area, the Union-Bulletin News reported.

The National Weather Service (NWS) extended a flood warning for Walla Walla County and the neighboring region of Pendleton, Oregon, until 9.30 pm on Friday.

Numerous roads are closed, the NWS said.

Jason Tomlinson shared this video from Walla Walla showing the “raging” Mill Creek. Credit: Jason Tomlinson via Storyful