Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Portland OR
605 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

Lower Columbia/Lower Willamette/SW Washington Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...
  Columbia River at Vancouver affecting Multnomah and Clark Counties
  Columbia River at Longview affecting Columbia and Cowlitz Counties

.This is an update for Columbia River at Longview.

River forecasts are based on observed and forecast rainfall and
temperatures, and they include current and planned reservoir

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit

The next update for these locations will be issued by 4 PM Thursday.

605 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Columbia River at Vancouver.
* At 5 PM Wednesday the stage was...17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...This river will range from 17.2 to 17.8 ft through
  Friday and remain above flood stage for at least the next
  several days.
* Impact...Above 17 feet, expect flooding of some lowland access
  roads, parking areas, and trails on Sauvie Island, around Vancouver
  Lake, and other parks and trails along the Columbia in the Portland
  and Vancouver metro area. Access to some house-boat communities is


LAT...LON 4555 12228 4567 12265 4576 12274 4576 12286 4556 12269


605 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Columbia River at Longview.
* At 5 PM Wednesday the stage was...13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river is expected to crest at 13.6 ft around 7 PM
  Wednesday with the evening high tide and fall below flood stage by 9 PM.
  This river also will rise above flood stage during high tide and peak
  between 13.6 and 14.0 feet each morning through at least Saturday.
* Impact...Above 14.0 ft, expect flooding of farmland and property not
  protected by levees to begin in and near Longview, Kalama, and


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


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