Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1039 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR GLACIER INDUCED FLOODING IN...
  SOUTH CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA...

* UNTIL 445 PM PDT SUNDAY

* AT 1035 AM PDT...A GLACIER OUTBURST ON MT SHASTA HAS RELEASED
  LARGE QUANTITIES OF MUD...ROCKS AND WATER. THIS IS CAUSING FLASH
  FLOODING ON MUD CREEK AND PILGRIM CREEKS.

* FOREST SERVICE REPORTS THAT FLOOD WATERS HAVE EASED THIS MORNING
  BUT ARE STILL AT LEAST 10 TIMES NORMAL FLOW. THE FOLLOWING
  ROADS...FOREST SERVICE ROAD 31 KNOWN AS WINDING WAY AND FOREST
  SERVICE ROAD 13 KNOWN AS PILGRIM CREEK ROAD...REMAIN CLOSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLOOD WATERS ARE MOVING DOWN MUD CREEK AND PILGRIM CREEK FROM MID
WAY UP MOUNT SHASTA TO JUST NORTH OF HIGHWAY 89. THIS DRAINAGE FLOWS
PAST HIGHWAY 89 APPROXIMATELY 4 TO 5 MILES EAST OF MCCLOUD...WHERE A
FLOOD THREAT STILL EXISTS. ACCUMULATED WATER AND DEBRIS MAY BREAK
FREE AND FLOW DOWNSTREAM AT ANY TIME.

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLASH FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS
IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...OR LOW WATER
CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM... EVEN A SMALL ONE...
ON FOOT. TO ESCAPE RISING WATER MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4137 12208 4132 12203 4126 12204 4126 12207
      4131 12208 4135 12211

$$
MAS






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