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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:43 PM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 11:45 PM EST on February 21, 2017


The National Weather Service in Pendleton Oregon has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
rain and snowmelt in...
north central Morrow County in northeastern Oregon...
northwestern Umatilla County in northeastern Oregon...
Benton County in south central Washington...
Walla Walla County in southeastern Washington...
Franklin County in north central Washington...
Columbia County in southeastern Washington...

* until 845 PM PST Tuesday

* at 239 PM PST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain, which will
combine with residual snow melt to cause flooding. Up to one inch
of rain has already fallen. Local law enforcement is reporting
Road closures due to flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kennewick, Pasco, Richland, Walla Walla, Connell, Dayton, West
Richland, College Place, Milton-Freewater, Umatilla, Benton City,
Irrigon, Waitsburg, Athena, Weston, Mesa, Prescott, Kahlotus and
Helix.

Additional rainfall amounts of up to three quarters of an inch are
possible in the warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 4673 11825 4662 11819 4659 11821 4655 11816
      4659 11801 4658 11790 4662 11787 4647 11786
      4647 11774 4638 11768 4633 11767 4570 11844
      4587 11874 4585 11978 4670 11947 4668 11938
      4673 11937 4674 11822


Mjm


Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 10:39 AM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 6:30 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... The urban and small stream flood advisory for rain and snowmelt
remains in effect until 330 PM PST for northwestern Morrow...
northwestern Umatilla... southern Benton... Walla Walla... central
Franklin and central Columbia counties...

At 1030 am PST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain which will
combine with snowmelt to cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Doppler radar indicates rainfall amounts of
around 1 inch have already fallen in parts of the advisory area.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kennewick, Pasco, Richland, Walla Walla, Hermiston, Boardman, Dayton,
College Place, Umatilla, Stanfield, Irrigon, Waitsburg, echo,
Prescott, Kahlotus, Starbuck, west Pasco, Huntsville, Snake River and
Holdman.

Additional rainfall of up to 1 inch is expected over the area. This
additional rain will cause minor flooding. Use caution as some
County roads may be undermined or washed out.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots. Always obey Road closures and barriers. Remember, turn around
don't drown!


Lat... Lon 4587 11866 4574 11918 4578 11998 4632 11918
      4674 11838 4673 11824 4665 11823 4662 11819
      4659 11821 4655 11816 4659 11801 4658 11790
      4662 11786 4647 11786 4647 11774 4638 11768
      4634 11766

Mjm



Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 10:39 AM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 6:30 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... The urban and small stream flood advisory for rain and snowmelt
remains in effect until 330 PM PST for northwestern Morrow...
northwestern Umatilla... southern Benton... Walla Walla... central
Franklin and central Columbia counties...

At 1030 am PST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain which will
combine with snowmelt to cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Doppler radar indicates rainfall amounts of
around 1 inch have already fallen in parts of the advisory area.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kennewick, Pasco, Richland, Walla Walla, Hermiston, Boardman, Dayton,
College Place, Umatilla, Stanfield, Irrigon, Waitsburg, echo,
Prescott, Kahlotus, Starbuck, west Pasco, Huntsville, Snake River and
Holdman.

Additional rainfall of up to 1 inch is expected over the area. This
additional rain will cause minor flooding. Use caution as some
County roads may be undermined or washed out.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots. Always obey Road closures and barriers. Remember, turn around
don't drown!


Lat... Lon 4587 11866 4574 11918 4578 11998 4632 11918
      4674 11838 4673 11824 4665 11823 4662 11819
      4659 11821 4655 11816 4659 11801 4658 11790
      4662 11786 4647 11786 4647 11774 4638 11768
      4634 11766

Mjm



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