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Central Douglas County

 

 

Weather Alert
Flood Watch

*NOAA Issue Date: 12/19/2014 01:52:00 PM Heavy rainfall Saturday and Sunday with small stream and urban flood potential ... . A frontal system with strong and deep moist westerly flow will bring heavy rainfall to coastal areas and into Douglas county Saturday and Sunday. Heavy rainfall may cause small stream ... Small river and urban flooding for coastal areas and for inland Douglas county. ... Flood watch in effect from late Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a * Flood watch for a portion of southwest Oregon Including the following area ... Central Douglas county. * From late Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening heavy rainfall expected Saturday afternoon through Sunday may cause small stream ... Small river ... And urban flooding at times ... Especially Saturday evening through Sunday evening. * Heavy rainfall may also cause mudslides, rockslides and debris flows on area roadways ... Especially along roads near the coastal mountains and into the Cascade foothills, including highway 38, highway 138 and highway 42. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People ... Structures and roads located below steep slopes ... In canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be a serious risk from rapidly moving landslides. A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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South Central Coast, Curry Co. Coast

 

 

Weather Alert
Flood Watch

*NOAA Issue Date: 12/19/2014 01:52:00 PM Heavy rainfall Saturday and Sunday with small stream and urban flood potential ... . A frontal system with strong and deep moist westerly flow will bring heavy rainfall to coastal areas and into Douglas county Saturday and Sunday. Heavy rainfall may cause small stream ... Small river and urban flooding for coastal areas and for inland Douglas county. ... Flood watch in effect from late Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening ... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a * Flood watch for a portion of southwest Oregon Including the following areas ... Curry county coast and south central Oregon coast. * From late Saturday afternoon through Sunday evening heavy rainfall expected Saturday afternoon through Sunday may cause small stream ... Small river ... And urban flooding at times ... Especially Saturday evening through Sunday evening. * Heavy rainfall may also cause mudslides, rockslides and debris flows on area roadways ... Including us 101, highway 42, and highway 38. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People ... Structures and roads located below steep slopes ... In canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be a serious risk from rapidly moving landslides. A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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South Central Coast

 

 

Weather Alert
Flood Watch

*NOAA Issue Date: 12/19/2014 01:50:00 PM The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a flood watch for the following rivers in Oregon ... Coquille river at Coquille affecting Coos county ... . A frontal system with strong and deep moisture will bring heavy rainfall of 2 to 4 inches to the coast Saturday and Sunday. Heavy rainfall may cause river flooding along the Coquille river at Coquille beginning on Sunday. The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a * Flood watch for the Coquille river at Coquille from Sunday afternoon to Tuesday evening. * At 1:30 PM Friday the stage was 12.1 feet. * Minor flooding is possible flood stage is 21.0 feet. * Forecast Flood stage may be reached by Sunday afternoon. Precautionary/preparedness actions... Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People, structures, and roads located below steep slopes, in canyons, and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk from rapidly moving landslides. Do not drive through flooded areas or roads. The water may be too deep to allow for safe passage or there may be unseen damage to the roadway. Use alternate routes and stay away from riverbanks. A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible but not imminent in the watch area. People living along or planning activities near rivers and small streams in the watch area should continue to Monitor the development of this weather situation. Be prepared to take immediate action if flooding is observed or a warning is issued. For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit our web page at www. Weather. Gov/Medford or listen to NOAA weather radio.

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