Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FGUS76 KMFR 202036

Hydrologic Outlook
National Weather Service Medford, OR
136 PM PDT Tue Mar 20 2018

...Flood Potential Outlook for rapid rises on rivers and streams in
Curry County Oregon...

.An atmospheric river will bring steady rainfall to the Chetco Bar
burn scar area starting Wednesday morning. A trailing cold front
will bring snow levels down to 1600 to 2000 feet, bringing snow
above those levels Thursday night through Saturday.

Heavy rain will bring potential for debris flow in the burn scar.
Take caution if in or downstream of the burn scar.

A flood potential outlook is issued when there is the potential for
significant rises or flooding along rivers and streams.

The exact scenario for flooding remains uncertain. This product will
be updated as necessary. Watches and warnings may be issued by the
National Weather Service if this situation worsens.



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