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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:31 AM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect from this evening through late Wednesday
night...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a

* Flood Watch 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.

* From this evening through late Wednesday night

* moderate to heavy rainfall will move into the area tonight and
persist through Wednesday night. 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.

* Flood waters may flow across roads... inundate low spots... and
flow into buildings. Landslides and debris flows are likely in
steep terrain and over Burns scars... as well as slide prone
areas such as Highway 199 and portions of Highway 101.

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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Air Stagnation Advisory

Statement as of 2:12 AM PST on January 17, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on January 17, 2017


... Air stagnation advisory remains in effect until 10 am PST this
morning...

* air quality... light winds and limited vertical mixing could
diminish air quality in the valleys of Jackson... Josephine and
eastern Curry counties this morning.

* Locations include... Grants Pass... Merlin... Cave
Junction... Williams.

* Impacts... diminished air quality could negatively affect
health... especially for those with respiratory sensitivities.
Please see the Oregon department of air quality's web site at
http://www.Deq.State.US/aqi for detailed air quality
information and thresholds.

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


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* an air stagnation advisory indicates that due to limited
movement of an air mass across the advisory area... pollution
will increase.





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