Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WGUS86 KMFR 230159
FLSMFR
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
559 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Oregon...

  South Fork Coquille River at Myrtle Point affecting Coos County...

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

  Coquille River at Coquille affecting Coos County...

.river levels continue to fall.

ORC011-230759-
/O.EXT.KMFR.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-141224T2301Z/
/COQO3.2.ER.141221T2029Z.141222T1845Z.141224T1101Z.NO/
559 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Coquille River at Coquille.
* At  5:30 PM Monday the stage was 23.9 feet.
* Flood Stage is 21.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Homes and roads are threatened in low-lying
  areas along and near the Coquille River. Expect significant
  widespread flooding throughout the Coquille River estuary to Myrtle
  Point.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 23.6 feet
  on Dec 3 2012.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit our web page at
www.weather.gov/medford or listen to noaa weather radio.

&&

LAT...LON 4312 12442 4307 12416 4310 12412 4323 12422 4316 12441


$$

ORC011-230229-
/O.CAN.KMFR.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-141223T0930Z/
/MYPO3.3.ER.141221T2005Z.141222T0330Z.141222T2340Z.NO/
559 PM PST MON DEC 22 2014

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the South Fork Coquille River at Myrtle Point.
* At  5:15 PM Monday the stage was 32.7 feet.
* Flood Stage is 33.0 feet.
* Fell below Flood Stage at  3:40 PM Monday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 23.0 feet by
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 33.0 feet...The South Fork Coquille River is at flood
  stage. Expect flooding of roads west of the Spruce Street Bridge
  and significant pasture and agricultural land flooding.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 33.8 feet
  on Dec 3 2012.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit our web page at
www.weather.gov/medford or listen to noaa weather radio.

&&

LAT...LON 4293 12417 4287 12406 4302 12408 4308 12414 4307 12417


$$




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