Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Portland OR
423 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

Lower Columbia/Lower Willamette/SW Washington Bulletin

...The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Oregon...Washington...

  Columbia River at Longview affecting Columbia and Cowlitz Counties

River forecasts are based on observed and forecast rainfall and
temperatures, and they include current and planned reservoir
releases. For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for this location will be issued by 4 pm Tuesday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Avoid walking near riverbanks during high water.
Turn around, don`t drown. Don`t drive into flooded areas.

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423 PM PDT MON MAR 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Columbia River at Longview
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 4 PM Monday the stage was...13.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river is forecast to rise above flood stage around
  5 PM Monday and is expected to crest at 13.6 feet 6 PM Monday. The
  river will fluctuate due to tides and range from 12.0 to 13.6 feet
  through Wednesday morning, with crests above flood stage expected
  around 5 am Tuesday and 6 am Wednesday.
* Impact...Above 13.5 ft, expect minor flooding of unleveed farmland
  and low-lying area along the Columbia near Longview.

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LAT...LON 4602 12292 4604 12282 4618 12295 4618 12315 4609 12297

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