Southwest Washington and Northwest Oregon Watches and Warnings

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WGUS46 KPQR 192211
FLWPQR

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Portland OR
311 PM PDT Sat May 19 2018

Lower Columbia/Lower Willamette/SW Washington Bulletin


...The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a flood warning for the following rivers in Oregon...Washington...

Columbia River at Vancouver affecting Multnomah and Clark Counties

This is a continuation of the minor flooding being observed and forecast for the Columbia River in the area around Vancouver There is no additional flooding or impacts expected at this time.

River forecasts are based on observed and forecast rainfall and temperatures, and they include current and planned reservoir releases.

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 3 PM Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown. Don't drive into flooded areas. Avoid walking near riverbanks during high water.

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ORC051-WAC011-202211- /O.NEW.KPQR.FL.W.0004.180519T2211Z-000000T0000Z/ /VAPW1.1.ER.180519T2136Z.180523T2200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/ 311 PM PDT Sat May 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a

* Flood Warning for The Columbia River at Vancouver * until further notice. * At 3 PM Saturday the stage was...16.0 feet. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...This river is affected by tides, and will oscillate between about 15.7 feet and about 16.1 feet through the weekend and into early next week, with the highest readings during high tide. * Impact...Above 16 ft, expect flooding of some islands and low areas, with minor impacts for parks and trails along the river. Boaters should be cautious with faster currents than usual and watch for submerged wooden piles near banks or islands.

&& LAT...LON 4555 12228 4567 12265 4576 12274 4576 12286 4556 12269

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WGUS86 KPQR 190339
FLSPQR

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Portland OR
839 PM PDT Fri May 18 2018

Lower Columbia/Lower Willamette/SW Washington Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon... Washington...

Columbia River at Vancouver affecting Multnomah and Clark Counties

River forecasts are based on observed and forecast rainfall and temperatures, and they include current and planned reservoir releases.

For the latest river stages and forecasts, visit weather.gov/portland.

The next update for these locations will be issued by 230 PM Saturday.

ORC051-WAC011-200338- /O.EXT.KPQR.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-180521T0418Z/ /VAPW1.1.ER.180517T1306Z.180518T1606Z.180520T1918Z.NO/ 839 PM PDT Fri May 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for The Columbia River at Vancouver. * At 8 PM Friday the stage was...15.9 feet. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...This river is affected by tides, and will oscillate between about 15.5 feet and just above 16.0 feet through the weekend and into early next week, with the highest readings during high tide. * Impact...Above 16 ft, expect flooding of some islands and low areas, with minor impacts for parks and trails along the river. Boaters should be cautious with faster currents than usual and watch for submerged wooden piles near banks or islands.

&& LAT...LON 4555 12228 4567 12265 4576 12274 4576 12286 4556 12269

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WGUS86 KPQR 181839
FLSPQR

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Portland OR
1139 AM PDT Fri May 18 2018

Lower Columbia/Lower Willamette/SW Washington Bulletin

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Oregon... Washington...

Columbia River at Vancouver affecting Multnomah and Clark Counties

River forecasts are based on observed and forecast rainfall and temperatures, and they include current and planned reservoir releases.

For the latest river conditions, visit weather.gov/portland.

The next update for this location will be issued by 230 pm Saturday.

ORC051-WAC011-190450- /O.EXT.KPQR.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-180519T0450Z/ /VAPW1.1.ER.180517T1306Z.180518T1606Z.180518T1950Z.NO/ 1139 AM PDT Fri May 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for The Columbia River at Vancouver. * At 11 AM Friday the stage was...16.1 feet. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Forecast...This river crested at 16.1 feet at 9 AM Friday. It is expected to drop below flood stage Friday afternoon and then range from 15.5 to 16.0 feet through Sunday. * Impact...Above 16 ft, expect flooding of some islands and low areas, with minor impacts for parks and trails along the river. Boaters should be cautious with faster currents than usual and watch for submerged wooden piles near banks or islands.

&& LAT...LON 4555 12228 4567 12265 4576 12274 4576 12286 4556 12269

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