Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
454 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Rogue River near Agness affecting Curry COUNTY...
  Coquille River at Coquille affecting Coos COUNTY...

..A strong frontal system will move into the area  bringing
periods of moderate to heavy rainfall today into tonight.
Overall...ain amounts will be 3 to 6 inches. In some areas inland
from the coast... snowmelt will combine to add inflows into area
streams... creeks and rivers. Rainfall amounts could be high enough
to cause small stream flooding and for mainstem rivers to get
near flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Landslides and debris flows are possible during this event. Areas
below steep slopes and in canyons are at risk from landslides.

Do not drive through flooded areas or roads. The water may be too
deep or there may be unseen damage to the roadway.

A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible but not imminent in the
watch area. Prepare to take immediate action if flooding is observed
or a warning is issued.

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454 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  the Rogue River near Agness
* UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
* At  4:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 7.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood Stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood Stage may be reached by late tomorrow morning.

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454 AM PST WED JAN 18 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  the Coquille River at Coquille
* UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
* At  4:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood Stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood Stage may be reached by this morning.

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