Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WGUS66 KMFR 192152
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
152 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...HEAVY RAINFALL SATURDAY AND SUNDAY WITH SMALL STREAM AND URBAN
FLOOD POTENTIAL...

.A FRONTAL SYSTEM WITH STRONG AND DEEP MOIST WESTERLY FLOW WILL
BRING HEAVY RAINFALL TO COASTAL AREAS AND INTO DOUGLAS COUNTY
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE SMALL STREAM...SMALL
RIVER AND URBAN FLOODING FOR COASTAL AREAS AND FOR INLAND DOUGLAS
COUNTY.

ORZ021-022-200600-
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SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST-CURRY COUNTY COAST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COOS BAY...NORTH BEND...REEDSPORT...
BANDON...PORT ORFORD...COQUILLE...BROOKINGS...HARBOR...GOLD BEACH
152 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST OREGON...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...CURRY COUNTY COAST AND SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON
  COAST.

* FROM LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MAY
  CAUSE SMALL STREAM...SMALL RIVER...AND URBAN FLOODING AT
  TIMES...ESPECIALLY SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* HEAVY RAINFALL MAY ALSO CAUSE MUDSLIDES, ROCKSLIDES AND DEBRIS
  FLOWS ON AREA ROADWAYS...INCLUDING US 101, HIGHWAY 42, AND
  HIGHWAY 38.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LANDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS ARE POSSIBLE DURING THIS FLOOD EVENT.
PEOPLE...STRUCTURES AND ROADS LOCATED BELOW STEEP SLOPES...IN
CANYONS AND NEAR THE MOUTHS OF CANYONS MAY BE A SERIOUS RISK FROM
RAPIDLY MOVING LANDSLIDES.A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A
POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

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CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DRAIN...ELKTON...ROSEBURG...SUTHERLIN...
GREEN...MYRTLE CREEK...CANYONVILLE...GLENDALE
152 PM PST FRI DEC 19 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST OREGON...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREA...CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY.

* FROM LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING

* HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MAY
  CAUSE SMALL STREAM...SMALL RIVER...AND URBAN FLOODING AT
  TIMES...ESPECIALLY SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* HEAVY RAINFALL MAY ALSO CAUSE MUDSLIDES, ROCKSLIDES AND DEBRIS
  FLOWS ON AREA ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY ALONG ROADS NEAR THE
  COASTAL MOUNTAINS AND INTO THE CASCADE FOOTHILLS, INCLUDING
  HIGHWAY 38, HIGHWAY 138 AND HIGHWAY 42.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LANDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS ARE POSSIBLE DURING THIS FLOOD EVENT.
PEOPLE...STRUCTURES AND ROADS LOCATED BELOW STEEP SLOPES...IN
CANYONS AND NEAR THE MOUTHS OF CANYONS MAY BE A SERIOUS RISK FROM
RAPIDLY MOVING LANDSLIDES.A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A
POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

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