Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WGUS66 KMFR 231708
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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1008 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 EXPECTED. THIS
WILL CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING IN AND AROUND WILDFIRE
BURN SCAR AREAS.

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WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY-CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-
NORTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST SISKIYOU COUNTY-
1008 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...NORTH CENTRAL AND WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY.

* FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS OF FLOODING: ROADS AND HOMES 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. AFFECTED ROADS COULD BECOME BLOCKED. FALLING
  TREES AND ROCKS WILL ALSO PRESENT A HAZARD.

* ROADS: ALL ROADS IN AND AROUND BURN SCARS INCLUDING SCOTT RIVER
  ROAD AND HIGHWAY 96.

* 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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