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Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:38 PM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


The Flood Watch continues for
the Rogue River near Agness
* until Friday afternoon.
* At 1:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by late tomorrow morning.




231 PM PST Wed Jan 18 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northern California and southwest Oregon...
including the following areas... in northern California...
western Siskiyou County. In southwest Oregon... Curry County
coast and eastern Curry County and Josephine County.

* Through late tonight

* moderate to heavy rainfall is expected today into tonight.
Expect total rainfall of 3 to 6 inches with locally up to 8
inches in the Coast Ranges. Inland from the coast... snowmelt
may also lead to higher inflows into area waterways.

* Rainfall rates of one half to three quarters of an inch per
hour are possible at times today.

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.





Hazardous Seas Warning, Small Craft for Hazardous Seas Advisory, Gale Warning

Statement as of 7:13 PM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 22, 2017


... Hazardous seas warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this
evening...
... Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas in effect until 4 PM
PST Thursday afternoon...
... Gale Warning remains in effect from 4 PM Thursday to 4 am PST
Friday...
... Hazardous seas warning remains in effect from 4 am
Friday to 4 am PST Sunday...

* winds... south winds increase late Thursday afternoon... reaching
gale force 30 to 40 kt with gusts to 50 kt Thursday evening and
overnight.

* Seas... very steep 15 to 18 foot seas will lower to steep 15 foot
seas tonight and Thursday. Very steep wind driven seas will
develop again Thursday night into Friday morning... followed by
very steep and extremely high westerly swell dominated seas late
Friday into Saturday.

* Areas affected and timing... very steep seas will affect most
areas this evening with lower steep seas from Brookings
southward. All areas will see steep seas tonight through
Thursday. Gales are expected beyond 5 nm from shore late
Thursday... except closer to shore near Cape Blanco. Hazardous
extremely high seas will impact all areas Friday and Saturday.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots along with very
steep and hazardous seas are imminent or occurring. Operating a
vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly
equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without
the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale
conditions.

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.








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Alabama - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Arizona - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Warning , Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement, Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Illinois - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Kansas - Special Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Maine - Special Statement
Massachusetts - Freezing Rain Advisory , Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Missouri - Special Statement
Montana - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement
Nevada - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Special Statement, Hydrologic Statement , Hydrologic Statement
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Special Statement
New York - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Record Report
Oregon - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Vermont - Special Statement
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Record Report
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report

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