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Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
905 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

ORZ001-002-WAZ021-221800-
/O.CON.KPQR.CF.Y.0004.141222T1800Z-141223T0000Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST-
905 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM
PST MONDAY FOR THE NORTH OREGON AND CENTRAL OREGON COAST...AND THE
SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 4 PM PST
MONDAY.

* TIDES: THE OBSERVED HIGH TIDE LATE SUNDAY MORNING WAS OBSERVED
  AROUND 11 FT AT TOKE POINT AND SOUTH BEACH...AND 11.5 FT AT
  ASTORIA WITH TIDAL ANOMALIES OF AROUND 1.5 FT. THE HIGH TIDE
  MONDAY AFTERNOON AROUND 1 PM IS EXPECTED TO BE OF A SIMILAR
  MAGNITUDE.

* RIVER FLOWS: FLOW ON THE COASTAL RIVERS REMAINS HIGH AS A RESULT
  OF RECENT ABUNDANT RAINFALL. WHILE FLOWS WILL BE DECREASING IN
  THE NEXT 24 HOURS...THEY WILL REMAIN HIGH ENOUGH FOR THE MIDDAY
  HIGH TIDE TOMORROW TO CONTRIBUTE TO MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW.

* TIMING: MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW CAN AGAIN BE EXPECTED DURING THE
  HIGH TIDE AROUND 1 PM MONDAY WITH IMPACTS LIKELY OCCURRING
  BETWEEN 10 AM AND 4 PM.

* IMPACTS: AFFECTED LOCATIONS WILL INCLUDE LOW LYING AREAS NEAR
  BAYS AND SLOUGHS...HIGHWAY 101...AND THE LOWER REACHES OF
  COASTAL RIVERS. LOW LYING AREAS NEAR THE CITY OF ASTORIA...
  NEAR HIGHWAY 101 IN TILLAMOOK...AND HIGHWAY 126 EAST OF
  FLORENCE WERE IMPACTED TODAY AND MAY ALSO SEE MINOR TIDAL
  OVERFLOW ON MONDAY. THESE IMPACTS SHOULD EASE AS THE TIDE
  MOVES OUT AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
1251 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014


ORZ001>004-006>008-010>013-222000-
/O.CON.KPQR.FA.A.0003.000000T0000Z-141223T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NORTH OREGON COAST-CENTRAL OREGON COAST-
COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON-
CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON-GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA-
CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY-SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY-
NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY-CASCADES IN LANE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASTORIA...CANNON BEACH...TILLAMOOK...
NETARTS...PACIFIC CITY...LINCOLN CITY...NEWPORT...
CAPE FOULWEATHER...YACHATS...FLORENCE...VERNONIA...JEWELL...
SUNSET SUMMIT...LEES CAMP...TRASK...GRANDE RONDE...BURNT WOODS...
TIDEWATER...SWISSHOME...VENETA...HILLSBORO...PORTLAND...
WILSONVILLE...OREGON CITY...GRESHAM...TROUTDALE...SALEM...
MCMINNVILLE...WOODBURN...STAYTON...DALLAS...EUGENE...
SPRINGFIELD...CORVALLIS...ALBANY...SANDY...ESTACADA...
SILVER FALLS STATE PARK...SWEET HOME...GOVERNMENT CAMP...
DETROIT...SANTIAM PASS...VIDA...JASPER...LOWELL...COTTAGE GROVE...
MCKENZIE PASS...MCKENZIE BRIDGE...OAKRIDGE...WILLAMETTE PASS
1251 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR
PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST OREGON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTHWEST OREGON...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...CASCADE FOOTHILLS IN LANE COUNTY...CASCADES IN LANE
  COUNTY...CENTRAL COAST RANGE OF WESTERN OREGON...CENTRAL
  OREGON COAST...CENTRAL WILLAMETTE VALLEY...COAST RANGE OF
  NORTHWEST OREGON...GREATER PORTLAND METRO AREA...NORTH OREGON
  COAST...NORTHERN OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS...NORTHERN OREGON
  CASCADES AND SOUTH WILLAMETTE VALLEY.

* THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

* RAINFALL OVER NORTHWEST OREGON WILL CONTINUE TO DECREASE IN
  INTENSITY THROUGH MONDAY.

* FLOOD WARNINGS REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR A FEW COASTAL RIVERS AND
  WILLAMETTE TRIBUTARIES. SOME OF THE SLOWER RESPONDING RIVERS
  WILL CONTINUE TO RISE AND APPROACH FLOOD STAGE OVER THE NEXT
  COUPLE OF DAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

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.

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.

THE NEXT UPDATE FOR THIS WATCH WILL BE ISSUED BY NOON MONDAY.

&&

$$




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