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Watches & Warnings

Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:33 PM PST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Deer Creek at Roseburg.
* From Sunday afternoon to late Wednesday morning.
* At 8:30 am Saturday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday night.




154 PM PST Sat Feb 23 2019

... Flood Watch now in effect from late tonight through Monday
evening...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of south central Oregon and southwest Oregon,
including the following areas, in south central Oregon,
Siskiyou Mountains and southern Oregon Cascades and south
central Oregon Cascades. In southwest Oregon, central Douglas
County, Curry County coast, eastern Curry County and Josephine
County, eastern Douglas County foothills, Jackson County, and
south central Oregon coast.

* From late tonight through Monday evening.

* Rainfall amounts from this afternoon through Monday of 2 to 4
inches are expected, with higher totals of up to 7 to 8 inches
in Curry County, and lower totals of up to one inch in central
Jackson County.

* The Deer Creek at Roseburg and the Little Butte creek at Eagle
Point are two locations to watch in particular. Six hour
rainfall rates at times Sunday and Monday indicate possible
debris flow and reports of log jams in the Taylor Creek burn
scar may contribute to Forest Road damage.

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.





Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:33 PM PST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Deer Creek at Roseburg.
* From Sunday afternoon to late Wednesday morning.
* At 8:30 am Saturday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Sunday night.




154 PM PST Sat Feb 23 2019

... Flood Watch now in effect from late tonight through Monday
evening...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of south central Oregon and southwest Oregon,
including the following areas, in south central Oregon,
Siskiyou Mountains and southern Oregon Cascades and south
central Oregon Cascades. In southwest Oregon, central Douglas
County, Curry County coast, eastern Curry County and Josephine
County, eastern Douglas County foothills, Jackson County, and
south central Oregon coast.

* From late tonight through Monday evening.

* Rainfall amounts from this afternoon through Monday of 2 to 4
inches are expected, with higher totals of up to 7 to 8 inches
in Curry County, and lower totals of up to one inch in central
Jackson County.

* The Deer Creek at Roseburg and the Little Butte creek at Eagle
Point are two locations to watch in particular. Six hour
rainfall rates at times Sunday and Monday indicate possible
debris flow and reports of log jams in the Taylor Creek burn
scar may contribute to Forest Road damage.

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.