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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Pendleton OR
240 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...Flash flood watch for the Jolly Mountain and Norse Peak burn
areas...

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East Slopes of the Washington Cascades-
Including the cities of Appleton, Cle Elum, and Cliffdell
240 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

the Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of south central Washington, including the following
  area, East Slopes of the Washington Cascades.

* Until 8 PM PDT this evening

* Between 1.5 and 2 inches has already fallen on the burn scar
  areas over the last 30 hours. Periods of rain will decrease this
  evening. Additional rainfall 1/2 to 3/4 inch are possible into
  this evening.

* Increased runoff, rockslides and debris flows will be possible
  in and around the burn scar areas.

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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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Medford OR
101 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...Heavy rains could cause flash flooding, debris flows near
wildfire burn scars in Curry and Western Siskiyou Counties...

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Western Siskiyou County-Curry County Coast-
Eastern Curry County and Josephine County-
101 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of northern California and southwest Oregon,
  including the following areas, in northern California, Western
  Siskiyou County. In southwest Oregon, Curry County Coast and
  Eastern Curry County and Josephine County.

* Until 11 PM PDT this evening

* Heavy rainfall and high rain rates across the burn scars is
  expected.

* Ponding of water over roadways and debris flows will be
  possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you come across a flooded roadway, find an alternate route.
Turn around, don`t drown.

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 at serious risk
from rapidly moving landslides.

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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