Grants Pass, Oregon, United States (97526)
Lat: 42.44N, Lon: 123.33W
Wx Zone: ORZ024
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Flood Watch
 Issued: 1249 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014
 Expires: 1000 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014
 
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FLOOD WATCH
Issue Date: 1249 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014
Expiration: 1000 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH TODAY WITH RIVER...STREAM AND URBAN
FLOODING POSSIBLE...

.A LARGE PLUME OF DEEP MOISTURE FROM A WET PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM
IS BRINGING HEAVY RAINFALL TO THE COAST...COAST RANGE...CASCADE
FOOTHILLS AND CASCADES THROUGH TODAY. HEAVY RAINFALL MAY CAUSE
FLOODING OF RIVERS...STREAMS...CREEKS AND URBAN AREAS.

ORZ024-212300-
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EASTERN CURRY COUNTY AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GRANTS PASS...CAVE JUNCTION
1249 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014



...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST OREGON...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREA...
EASTERN CURRY COUNTY AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY. 

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL AND BEST POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING IS 
EXPECTED WEST OF INTERSTATE 5 AND HIGHWAY 199. 

* HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE RAPID RISES ON AREA STREAMS...CREEKS 
AND RIVERS. THERE IS ALSO THE POTENTIAL FOR URBAN FLOODING IN 
AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE AND DUE TO PONDING OF WATER ON 
ROADWAYS. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 A SERIOUS RISK FROM
RAPIDLY MOVING LANDSLIDES. 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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