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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:54 PM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of southwest Oregon, including Curry County, extreme
southern Coos County and western Josephine County. This includes
the Illinois Valley and Curry County coast.

* Through 10 am PST Tuesday morning.

* The heaviest rain will occur along the South Coast and Coast
Range. Rainfall rates of a quarter inch per hour are expected.

* Heavy rain combined with some snow melt in higher elevations
will cause rises in streams and rivers and may cause small
streams to flood.

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.





Wind Advisory

Statement as of 1:48 PM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 10 am PST
Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect from midnight tonight to 10 am PST
Tuesday.

* Winds and timing: south to southwest winds increase late tonight
to 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Locations include: portions of the Illinois and Applegate
valleys... Azalea... hills surrounding the Rogue Valley.

* Impacts: travel will become difficult for lightweight and high
profile vehicles. Loose objects may be blown around or lost.
Isolated power outages are possible.

* View the hazard area in detail at http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.





Hazardous Seas Warning, Small Craft for Hazardous Seas Advisory

Statement as of 3:27 PM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 22, 2017


... Hazardous seas warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST
Tuesday...
... Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas in effect from 10 PM
this evening to 10 PM PST Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Small Craft
Advisory for hazardous seas... which is in effect from 10 PM this
evening to 10 PM PST Tuesday.

* Seas... chaotic very steep seas will subside to 8 to 12 feet
tonight. In the southeastern waters... wind wave dominated seas
of 10 to 14 feet with mixed swell will build tomorrow afternoon.
Elsewhere... seas will remain at 8 to 12 feet.

* Winds... 10 to 20 knots tonight... increasing to 15 to 25 knots
sustained tomorrow morning... gusting to 30 knots.

* Areas in hazardous seas warning... 0 to 10 miles offshore south
of Cape Blanco... and 40 miles offshore south of Gold Beach.

* Areas in Small Craft Advisory... 20 miles offshore of Port
Orford.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A hazardous seas warning means very steep and hazardous sea
conditions are imminent or occurring. Recreational boaters should
remain in port, or take shelter until waves subside. Commercial
vessels should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in
port or taking shelter in port until hazardous seas subside.

A Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas means that waves will
be steep enough to create a potential hazard to smaller vessels
and inexperienced mariners.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:54 PM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of southwest Oregon, including Curry County, extreme
southern Coos County and western Josephine County. This includes
the Illinois Valley and Curry County coast.

* Through 10 am PST Tuesday morning.

* The heaviest rain will occur along the South Coast and Coast
Range. Rainfall rates of a quarter inch per hour are expected.

* Heavy rain combined with some snow melt in higher elevations
will cause rises in streams and rivers and may cause small
streams to flood.

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.





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