Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
208 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE OVER WILDFIRE BURN SCARS WEDNESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.AN UNUSUALLY STRONG EARLY FALL STORM SYSTEM WILL PRODUCE
SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL ACROSS SISKIYOU COUNTY WEDNESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY NIGHT. RAIN AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE. THIS
WILL CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING IN OR NEAR WILDFIRE
BURN SCAR AREAS.

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WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY-CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-
NORTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST SISKIYOU COUNTY-
208 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT IN OR NEAR WILDFIRE BURN SCAR AREAS...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE WILDFIRE BURN SCAR AREAS OF SISKIYOU
  COUNTY...INCLUDING THE HAPPY CAMP...JULY...BEAVER...AND OREGON
  GULCH COMPLEXES.

* TIMING: WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS OF FLOODING: ROADS LOCATED BELOW SIGNIFICANTLY BURNED
  SLOPES AND AT AND VERY NEAR THE MOUTHS OF CANYONS BELOW WILDFIRE
  AREAS WILL BE AT RISK FOR THE POTENTIAL OF RAPIDLY MOVING
  LANDSLIDES. THESE ROADS COULD BECOME BLOCKED. FALLING TREES AND
  ROCKS WILL ALSO PRESENT A HAZARD.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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SANDLER




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