Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
103 PM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

ORZ062-063-050400-
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BAKER COUNTY-MALHEUR COUNTY-
103 PM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015 /1203 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015/

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MDT /5 PM PDT/ THIS
EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOISE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST AND SOUTHEAST
  OREGON. THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN NORTHEAST
  OREGON...BAKER COUNTY...IN SOUTHEAST OREGON...MALHEUR COUNTY.

* FROM 6 PM MDT /5 PM PDT/ THIS EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* MODERATE RAINFALL FROM SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS
  EVENING THROUGH MIDDAY SATURDAY MAY BE SUFFICIENT TO TRIGGER
  MUDSLIDES/LANDSLIDES IN BURN SCAR AREAS. THE MAIN BURN SCARS
  IMPACTED WILL BE THE CORNET/WINDY RIDGE AND THE ELDORADO.

* MUDSLIDES/LANDSLIDES MAY OCCUR SUDDENLY AND WITH SURPRISING
  FORCE...BLOCKING ROADS AND POTENTIALLY BURYING AUTOMOBILES
  RAPIDLY. HIGHWAYS IN THE BURN SCARS...INCLUDING US 26 AND STATE
  HIGHWAY 245...MAY BECOME DANGEROUS IN PERIODS OF MODERATE TO
  HEAVY RAINFALL DURING THE WATCH PERIOD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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