Weather Outlook: Areal Flood Advisory Issued

Flood Advisory – Expires Friday 9:15pm

National Weather Service Medford OR

931 AM PDT FRI MAY 25 2018

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Siskiyou CA-Modoc CA-Douglas OR-Lake OR-Klamath OR-

931 AM PDT FRI MAY 25 2018

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a

* Flood Advisory for…

Eastern Siskiyou County in northern California…

Modoc County in northern California…

Eastern Douglas County in southwestern Oregon…

Lake County in south central Oregon…

Klamath County in south central Oregon…

* Until 915 PM PDT Friday

* At 921 AM PDT, Heavy rain with up to 1 inch in places has already

fallen in the last 24 hours. More heavy rain is expected this

afternoon and evening and this will cause minor flooding in the

advisory area. Ponding of water on roadways is likely, and running

water is possible in low lying areas. Urban areas may see standing

water in intersections.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…

Klamath Falls, Alturas, Lakeview, Tulelake, Dorris, Merrill,

Chiloquin, Paisley, Cave Lake Campground, Cedar Pass Campground,

Wood River Wetland, Chewaucan Crossing Trailhead, Lofton Reservoir

Campground, Tennant, Camas Snow Park, Silver Creek Marsh

Campground, Vee Lake Trailhead, Trout Creek Campground, Cox Pass

and Barnes Valley At Gerber Reservoir.

Additional rainfall of 0.75 to 1.50 inches is expected over the

area. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood

deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are

potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded

roads. Find an alternate route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you

can do so safely.

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LAT…LON 4199 12002 4188 12019 4163 12023 4127 12012

4118 12004 4118 12201 4361 12200 4361 11990

4275 11994 4274 11936 4200 11936

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