Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WGUS86 KMFR 160035
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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Medford OR
535 PM PDT TUE MAY 15 2018

ORC029-160330-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Jackson OR-
535 PM PDT TUE MAY 15 2018

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Southwestern Jackson County in southwestern Oregon...

* Until 830 PM PDT

* At 534 PM PDT, trained weather spotters reported heavy rain in
  around the Ruch area due to thunderstorms. This will cause urban
  and small stream flooding. Up to one inch of rain has already
  fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Jacksonville, Cantrall Buckley County Park, Britt Gardens,
  Jacksonville Woodlands Association Trails, Woodrat Mountain and
  Ruch.

Additional rainfall of an inch to an inch and a half is possible
over the area. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.

* This includes...
   Highway 238 in Oregon between mile markers 19 and 33.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

&&

LAT...LON 4232 12295 4218 12290 4217 12315 4234 12316

$$

SCHAAF


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