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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

NW Oregon/SW Washington Coastal Rivers Bulletin


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Washington...Oregon...

  Grays River near Rosburg affecting Wahkiakum County
  Nehalem River near Foss affecting Clatsop and Tillamook Counties
  Wilson River near Tillamook affecting Tillamook County
  Alsea River Near Tidewater affecting Benton and Lincoln Counties
  Siletz River at Siletz affecting Lincoln County
  Siuslaw River near Mapleton affecting Lane County

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 9 am Sunday.

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112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Siletz River at Siletz.
* At 12 AM Sunday the stage was...20.3 feet / 29137 cfs.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet and flood flow is 19000 cfs.
* Forecast...This river is expected to crest near 20.5 ft around
  2 am Sunday. After the crest, this river is expected to fall
  below flood stage around 4 PM Sunday and continue falling
  for the next couple days.
* Impact...Above 20 ft, expect widespread flooding downstream.
  Increased flooding can be expected in the housing development
  downstream from Mack Landing. Numerous private roads and a trailor
  park between mile post 2.5 and mile post 5 near Sunset Landing to
  Coyote Rock are flooded. Flooding may be exacerbated during high
  tide.

&&

LAT...LON 4470 12394 4490 12401 4489 12391 4472 12386

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

NW Oregon/SW Washington Coastal Rivers Bulletin


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Washington...Oregon...

  Grays River near Rosburg affecting Wahkiakum County
  Nehalem River near Foss affecting Clatsop and Tillamook Counties
  Wilson River near Tillamook affecting Tillamook County
  Alsea River Near Tidewater affecting Benton and Lincoln Counties
  Siletz River at Siletz affecting Lincoln County
  Siuslaw River near Mapleton affecting Lane County

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 9 am Sunday.

ORC039-211711-
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112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Siuslaw River near Mapleton.
* At 12 AM Sunday the stage was...22.4 feet / 32525 cfs.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet and flood flow is 22400 cfs.
* Forecast...This river will crest at 22.9 ft around 7 am Sunday.
  After the crest, this river is expected to fall below flood
  stage around 5 AM Monday and continue falling for the next couple
  days.
* Impact...Above 22 ft, expect widespread flooding of low-lying land.
  Several homes and structures in low areas of Mapleton start to
  flood. Numerous rural roads along and near the Siuslaw River will
  likely be flooded, and water begins to cover the lower sections of
  Hwy 126 at this stage. Flooding may be exacerbated during high
  tide.

&&

LAT...LON 4397 12402 4400 12404 4408 12387 4406 12380 4401 12384

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

NW Oregon/SW Washington Coastal Rivers Bulletin


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Washington...Oregon...

  Grays River near Rosburg affecting Wahkiakum County
  Nehalem River near Foss affecting Clatsop and Tillamook Counties
  Wilson River near Tillamook affecting Tillamook County
  Alsea River Near Tidewater affecting Benton and Lincoln Counties
  Siletz River at Siletz affecting Lincoln County
  Siuslaw River near Mapleton affecting Lane County

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 9 am Sunday.

ORC003-041-211711-
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112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Alsea River Near Tidewater.
* At 12 AM Sunday the stage was...18.5 feet / 21081 cfs.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet and flood flow is 19500 cfs.
* Forecast...This river will crest at 19.6 ft around 10 AM Sunday.
  After the crest, this river is forecast to fall below flood stage
  around 1 AM Monday.
* Impact...Above 20 ft, Water begins to surround houses at the `Little
  Albany` community on Highway 34 near Milepost 8. Widespread pasture
  and dairy land flooding can be expected. Flooding of numerous roads
  along and near the river occurs at this level.

&&

LAT...LON 4437 12382 4440 12402 4444 12402 4441 12382

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

NW Oregon/SW Washington Coastal Rivers Bulletin


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Washington...Oregon...

  Grays River near Rosburg affecting Wahkiakum County
  Nehalem River near Foss affecting Clatsop and Tillamook Counties
  Wilson River near Tillamook affecting Tillamook County
  Alsea River Near Tidewater affecting Benton and Lincoln Counties
  Siletz River at Siletz affecting Lincoln County
  Siuslaw River near Mapleton affecting Lane County

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 9 am Sunday.

ORC007-057-211712-
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/FSSO3.1.ER.141221T1749Z.141221T1800Z.141221T1811Z.NO/
112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Nehalem River near Foss.
* from this morning to this afternoon or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 12 AM Sunday the stage was...13.5 feet / 21400 cfs.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet and flood flow is 25900 cfs.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river will rise to flood stage around 10 AM
  Sunay and is expected to crest at 15.0 ft around 10 AM Sunday.
* Impact...Above 15 ft, expect minor flooding of low lying farm land
  and structures.

&&

LAT...LON 4568 12389 4573 12391 4574 12387 4573 12376 4570 12375

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

NW Oregon/SW Washington Coastal Rivers Bulletin


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Washington...Oregon...

  Grays River near Rosburg affecting Wahkiakum County
  Nehalem River near Foss affecting Clatsop and Tillamook Counties
  Wilson River near Tillamook affecting Tillamook County
  Alsea River Near Tidewater affecting Benton and Lincoln Counties
  Siletz River at Siletz affecting Lincoln County
  Siuslaw River near Mapleton affecting Lane County

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 9 am Sunday.

WAC069-211712-
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112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Grays River near Rosburg.
* At 11 PM Saturday the stage was...13.4 feet / 11234 cfs.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet and flood flow is 8300 cfs.
* Forecast...This river is expected to crest near 13.7 ft around
  3 am Sunday. After the crest, this river is forecast to fall
  below flood stage around 5 PM Sunday and continue falling for
  the next couple days.
* Impact...Above 14.0 feet, expect widespread lowland flooding and
  numerous flooded roads near Rosburg and Hwy 4. This includes the
  roadway approaches to the Altoona Bridge over the Grays River.

&&

LAT...LON 4630 12368 4631 12370 4636 12361 4637 12355 4635 12356

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

NW Oregon/SW Washington Coastal Rivers Bulletin


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Washington...Oregon...

  Grays River near Rosburg affecting Wahkiakum County
  Nehalem River near Foss affecting Clatsop and Tillamook Counties
  Wilson River near Tillamook affecting Tillamook County
  Alsea River Near Tidewater affecting Benton and Lincoln Counties
  Siletz River at Siletz affecting Lincoln County
  Siuslaw River near Mapleton affecting Lane County

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 9 am Sunday.

ORC057-211711-
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112 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wilson River near Tillamook.
* At 12 AM Sunday the stage was...14.1 feet / 20004 cfs.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet and flood flow is 16200 cfs.
* Forecast...This river is expected to crest near 14.2 ft around
  3 am Sunday. After the crest, this river is expected to fall
  below flood stage around 1 PM Sunday and continue falling for
  the next couple days.
* Impact...Above 14 ft, widespread lowland and dairy land flooding
  begins. Sloughs north of the city, mainly Dougherty, begin to
  overflow. Minor flooding begins in the business district north of
  Tillamook and along Hwy 101, particularly during high tide.

&&

LAT...LON 4546 12385 4549 12385 4548 12373 4547 12372 4546 12375

$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1210 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

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COOS OR-
1210 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR SMALL STREAMS IN...
  EASTERN COOS COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN OREGON...

* UNTIL 900 AM PST SUNDAY

* AT 1205 AM PST...A TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTER REPORTED FLOODING NEAR
  SITKUM AT THE JUNCTION OF THE EAST FORK OF THE COQUILLE RIVER AND
  BRUMMIT CREEK.  2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE AREA IN
  THE PAST 24 HOURS AND ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED THROUGH
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  POWERS AND SITKUM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 4358 12388 4352 12387 4352 12382 4343 12382
      4343 12377 4326 12376 4326 12371 4309 12370
      4308 12376 4300 12376 4299 12382 4279 12381
      4277 12393 4274 12393 4269 12400 4267 12412
      4309 12411 4361 12396

$$

SK

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

Willamette Tributaries Bulletin
Lower Columbia Tributaries Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Marys River near Philomath affecting Benton County
  N Santiam River at Mehama affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Santiam River At Jefferson affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Luckiamute River near Suver affecting Benton and Polk Counties
  Clackamas River at Estacada affecting Clackamas County
  Clackamas River near Oregon City affecting Clackamas County
  Sandy River near Bull Run affecting Clackamas and Multnomah
  Counties

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 8 am Sunday.

ORC043-047-211600-
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/MEHO3.1.ER.141221T1932Z.141222T0000Z.141222T0121Z.NO/
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The N Santiam River at Mehama.
* from Sunday morning to Sunday evening or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9 PM Saturday the stage was...8.3 feet / 14200 cfs.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet and flood flow is 31000 cfs.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river will rise above flood stage around 12 PM
  Sunday and is expected to crest at 11.2 ft around 4 PM Sunday.
* Impact...Above 11.0 feet, expect minor flooding of low-lying areas
  along the North Santiam.

&&

LAT...LON 4478 12277 4480 12277 4480 12261 4476 12241 4474 12241

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

Willamette Tributaries Bulletin
Lower Columbia Tributaries Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Marys River near Philomath affecting Benton County
  N Santiam River at Mehama affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Santiam River At Jefferson affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Luckiamute River near Suver affecting Benton and Polk Counties
  Clackamas River at Estacada affecting Clackamas County
  Clackamas River near Oregon City affecting Clackamas County
  Sandy River near Bull Run affecting Clackamas and Multnomah
  Counties

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 8 am Sunday.

ORC005-051-211559-
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1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sandy River near Bull Run.
* from Sunday morning to Monday morning or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9 PM Saturday the stage was...12.6 feet / 8400 cfs.
* Flood stage is 19.3 feet and flood flow is 42000 cfs.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river will rise above flood stage around 9 AM
  Sunday and is expected to crest at 21.0 ft around 4 PM Sunday.
* Impact...Above 19.3 feet, expect areas of significant bank erosion
  and some minor flooding over lowlands along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4540 12226 4542 12222 4550 12227 4554 12237 4553 12239

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

Willamette Tributaries Bulletin
Lower Columbia Tributaries Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Marys River near Philomath affecting Benton County
  N Santiam River at Mehama affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Santiam River At Jefferson affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Luckiamute River near Suver affecting Benton and Polk Counties
  Clackamas River at Estacada affecting Clackamas County
  Clackamas River near Oregon City affecting Clackamas County
  Sandy River near Bull Run affecting Clackamas and Multnomah
  Counties

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 8 am Sunday.

ORC005-211559-
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1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Clackamas River near Oregon City.
* from Sunday morning to Monday evening or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9 PM Saturday the stage was...27.4 feet / 5900 cfs.
* Flood stage is 39.0 feet and flood flow is 40000 cfs.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river will rise above flood stage around 7 AM
  Sunday and is expected to crest near 46.0 ft around 4 PM Sunday.
* Major flooding can be expected during the crest.
* Impact...Above 46 feet, expect flooding of some residences and
  buildings along the lower Clackamas River, including the mobile
  home park just downstream of Carver Bridge.

&&

LAT...LON 4538 12250 4537 12260 4539 12260 4541 12256 4541 12249

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

Willamette Tributaries Bulletin
Lower Columbia Tributaries Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Marys River near Philomath affecting Benton County
  N Santiam River at Mehama affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Santiam River At Jefferson affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Luckiamute River near Suver affecting Benton and Polk Counties
  Clackamas River at Estacada affecting Clackamas County
  Clackamas River near Oregon City affecting Clackamas County
  Sandy River near Bull Run affecting Clackamas and Multnomah
  Counties

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 8 am Sunday.

ORC003-053-211559-
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1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Luckiamute River near Suver.
* from late tonight to Tuesday morning or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9 PM Saturday the stage was...21.2 feet / 4000 cfs.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet and flood flow is 7500 cfs.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river will rise above flood stage around 2 AM
  Sunday and is expected to crest near 30.0 ft Sunday evening.
* Impact...Above 29.0 ft, expect widespread flooding of the lowland
  agricultural lands upstream from Falls City and Maple Grove to the
  confluence with the Willamette River. Also expect flooding and
  possible closure of numerous secondary roads near the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4479 12327 4479 12321 4476 12316 4472 12316 4475 12323

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

Willamette Tributaries Bulletin
Lower Columbia Tributaries Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Marys River near Philomath affecting Benton County
  N Santiam River at Mehama affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Santiam River At Jefferson affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Luckiamute River near Suver affecting Benton and Polk Counties
  Clackamas River at Estacada affecting Clackamas County
  Clackamas River near Oregon City affecting Clackamas County
  Sandy River near Bull Run affecting Clackamas and Multnomah
  Counties

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 8 am Sunday.

ORC005-211559-
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/ESTO3.3.ER.141221T0943Z.141222T0000Z.141223T0256Z.NO/
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Clackamas River at Estacada.
* from late tonight to late Monday night or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9 PM Saturday the stage was...15.4 feet / 8400 cfs.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet and flood flow is 23300 cfs.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river will rise above flood stage around 2 AM
  Sunday and is expected to crest near 26.5 ft Sunday afternoon.
* Major flooding can be expected during the crest.
* Impact...Above 25 ft, expect major flood damage at parks along the
  river. Also expect flooding in Carver, along with numerous homes
  along the Clackamas River from Estacada downstream to the
  confluence with the Willamette.

&&

LAT...LON 4529 12235 4536 12243 4538 12250 4541 12249 4539 12239

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

Willamette Tributaries Bulletin
Lower Columbia Tributaries Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Marys River near Philomath affecting Benton County
  N Santiam River at Mehama affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Santiam River At Jefferson affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Luckiamute River near Suver affecting Benton and Polk Counties
  Clackamas River at Estacada affecting Clackamas County
  Clackamas River near Oregon City affecting Clackamas County
  Sandy River near Bull Run affecting Clackamas and Multnomah
  Counties

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 8 am Sunday.

ORC043-047-211600-
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1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Santiam River At Jefferson.
* from Sunday morning to Monday afternoon or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9 PM Saturday the stage was...9.3 feet / 22300 cfs.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet and flood flow is 56300 cfs.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river will rise above flood stage around 12 PM
  Sunday and is expected to crest near 17.0 ft Sunday evening.
* Impact...Above 15.0 ft, expect widespread lowland and agricultural
  flooding. Some secondary roads in low lying areas will be flooded
  at this level.

&&

LAT...LON 4474 12310 4476 12309 4474 12303 4470 12298 4468 12300

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

Willamette Tributaries Bulletin
Lower Columbia Tributaries Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Marys River near Philomath affecting Benton County
  N Santiam River at Mehama affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Santiam River At Jefferson affecting Linn and Marion Counties
  Luckiamute River near Suver affecting Benton and Polk Counties
  Clackamas River at Estacada affecting Clackamas County
  Clackamas River near Oregon City affecting Clackamas County
  Sandy River near Bull Run affecting Clackamas and Multnomah
  Counties

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

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit
weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 8 am Sunday.

ORC003-211600-
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/PHIO3.3.ER.141221T1015Z.141222T0000Z.141223T0001Z.NR/
1000 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Marys River near Philomath.
* from late tonight to Monday evening or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9 PM Saturday the stage was...19.4 feet / 4400 cfs.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet and flood flow is 5100 cfs.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...This river will rise above flood stage around 2 AM
  Sunday and is expected to crest near 21.0 ft Sunday afternoon.
* Major flooding can be expected during the crest.
* Impact...Above 20.8 ft, expect widespread flooding in Philomath,
  especially on the south side in the vicinity of Chapel drive and
  Grange Hall Road, in central Benton County, and portions of
  Corvallis.

&&

LAT...LON 4453 12338 4453 12331 4455 12327 4453 12327 4450 12331

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
857 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon...

  Coquille River at Coquille affecting Coos County...

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/COQO3.1.ER.141222T0022Z.141222T1500Z.141223T1653Z.NO/
857 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Coquille River at Coquille.
* from Sunday afternoon to Tuesday evening.
* At  8:30 PM Saturday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Flood Stage is 21.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast beginning sunday afternoon with the river
  forecast to crest at 22.52 feet between 7am pst and 10am pst monday
  morning.
* Impact...at 21.0 feet...the coquille river is at flood stage. expect
  flooding of farmland and low-lying areas throughout the flood plain
  along the coquille river.
* Impact...at 22.0 feet...highway 42 south between coquille and bandon
  begins to flood in some spots. the county park along the river in the
  town of coquille is completely flooded.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...Some farm buildings may be threatened and
  roads covered in low areas by rising water. Expect widespread
  flooding throughout the Coquille River floodplain.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 23.6 feet
  on Dec 3 2012.

$$

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas or roads. The water may be too
deep to allow for safe passage or there may be unseen damage to the
roadway. Use alternate routes and stay away from riverbanks.

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit our web page at
www.weather.gov/medford or listen to noaa weather radio.


&&

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
850 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
WASHINGTON...

  SKOKOMISH RIVER NEAR POTLATCH AFFECTING MASON COUNTY.

.FLOOD BULLETIN NO. 3

                OLYMPIC PENINSULA REGION

HEAVY RAIN IN THE OLYMPICS WILL CONTINUE INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING
THEN EASE LATER SUNDAY MORNING INTO SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS...VANS...OR TRUCKS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...THIS IS
THE CAUSE OF MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS IN WASHINGTON. BE ALERT FOR
RAPID CHANGES AND MONITOR DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER
RADIO OR OTHER LOCAL MEDIA.

&&

WAC045-211350-
/O.EXT.KSEW.FL.W.0068.000000T0000Z-141222T0827Z/
/SRPW1.1.ER.141221T0115Z.141221T1200Z.141221T2327Z.NR/
850 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SKOKOMISH RIVER NEAR POTLATCH
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* AT  8:15 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO RISE AND CREST NEAR 17.3
FEET AROUND 4 AM SUNDAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...THE SKOKOMISH RIVER WILL CAUSE WIDESPREAD
  FLOODING OF PASTURE LANDS...WITH WATER FLOWING QUICKLY OVER WEST
  BOURGAULT ROAD AND SKOKOMISH VALLEY ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 4744 12326 4733 12321 4736 12317 4733 12308 4721 12321
      4738 12340

$$

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