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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Portland OR
415 AM PST Mon Dec 17 2018

ORZ007-008-180115-
/O.NEW.KPQR.WI.Y.0003.181218T0000Z-181218T2000Z/
Central Willamette Valley-South Willamette Valley-
Including the cities of Salem, McMinnville, Woodburn, Stayton,
Dallas, Eugene, Springfield, Corvallis, Albany, and Lebanon
415 AM PST Mon Dec 17 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO NOON PST
TUESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to noon PST
Tuesday.

* WINDS...South 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Brief gusts
  up to 60 mph are possible for exposed terrain such as Chehalem
  Mountain and the Salem Hills.

* WHERE...Central and southern Willamette Valley.

* PEAK WIND TIMING...Midnight tonight to 8 AM Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
  lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
31 to 39 mph or gusts will range between 45 and 57 mph. Winds of
these magnitudes may cause minor property damage without extra
precautions. Motorists in high profile vehicles should use
caution until the winds subside.

&&

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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Portland OR
239 PM PST Sun Dec 16 2018

ORZ001>007-010-014-WAZ020>022-039-040-045-046-180030-
/O.NEW.KPQR.FA.A.0002.181218T1200Z-181220T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
North Oregon Coast-Central Oregon Coast-
Coast Range of Northwest Oregon-
Central Coast Range of Western Oregon-Lower Columbia-
Greater Portland Metro Area-Central Willamette Valley-
Northern Oregon Cascade Foothills-Upper Hood River Valley-
Willapa Hills-South Washington Coast-I-
5 Corridor in Cowlitz County-Greater Vancouver Area-
South Washington Cascade Foothills-Western Columbia River Gorge-
Central Columbia River Gorge-
239 PM PST Sun Dec 16 2018

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of Northwest Oregon and Southwest
  Washington, including the South Washington Coast and Willapa
  Hills, the Washington side of the Western and Central Columbia
  River Gorge, South Washington Cascade Foothills, the North and
  Central Oregon Coast, North and Central Coast Range of Western
  Oregon, the Lower Columbia and I-5 Corridor, Greater Portland
  and Vancouver Metro Area, Central Willamette Valley, Northern
  Oregon Cascade Foothills, and Upper Hood River Valley

* From late Monday night through Wednesday afternoon

* Periods of heavy rain starting Monday afternoon through Tuesday
  will result in sharp rises on many rivers and creeks across
  Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington, and minor flooding is
  possible.

* Rainfall totals of 3 to 6 inches are expected for the coast,
  Willapa Hills, Coast Range, Cascades, and Cascade foothills.
  Meanwhile, 1.5 to 2.5 inches of rain are expected across the
  inland valleys.

* Rivers of particular concern include the Grays River in
  Wahkiakum County, the Wilson River in Tillamook County, the
  Siletz River in Lincoln County, the Upper Tualatin River in
  Washington County, the Clackamas River in Clackamas County, and
  Johnson Creek in Multnomah and Clackamas counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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.

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