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  • Special Weather Statement for Upper Hood River Valley County, Oregon
  • Special Weather Statement issued December 17 at 2:35PM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 2:35 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 3 p.m.
  • ...POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY FOR
    NORTHWEST OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON RIVERS...
    A STORM SYSTEM DEVELOPING OVER THE PACIFIC IS EXPECTED TO BRING
    HEAVY RAIN TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
    SUNDAY. AS OF NOW...IT LOOKS LIKE THE HEAVIEST RAIN WILL BE IN
    THE NORTH OREGON COAST RANGE AND THE NORTH OREGON AND SOUTH
    WASHINGTON CASCADES...BUT THIS FORECAST IS UNCERTAIN.
    METEOROLOGISTS WILL BE KEEPING A CLOSE EYE ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF
    THIS STORM. THIS IS A CLASSIC ATMOSPHERIC RIVER EVENT THAT COULD
    PRODUCE SOME AREAS OF VERY HEAVY RAIN.
    RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE CURRENTLY PROJECTED AS 5 TO 8 INCHES FOR THE
    COAST...COAST RANGE AND CASCADES...WITH 2 TO 5 INCHES FOR VALLEY
    LOCATIONS. SNOW LEVELS WILL BE HIGH...WELL ABOVE PASS LEVEL...FOR
    MOST OF THIS EVENT. IF WE GET THESE AMOUNTS OF RAIN OR MORE...
    THERE WILL LIKELY BE FLOODING ON AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS SATURDAY
    NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.
    STAY UP TO DATE WITH THE LATEST NWS FORECASTS AT
    WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND OR MOBILE.WEATHER.GOV.

  • Special Weather Statement for Upper Hood River Valley County, Oregon
  • Special Weather Statement issued December 17 at 2:35PM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 2:35 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 3 p.m.
  • ...POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY FOR
    NORTHWEST OREGON AND SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON RIVERS...
    A STORM SYSTEM DEVELOPING OVER THE PACIFIC IS EXPECTED TO BRING
    HEAVY RAIN TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
    SUNDAY. AS OF NOW...IT LOOKS LIKE THE HEAVIEST RAIN WILL BE IN
    THE NORTH OREGON COAST RANGE AND THE NORTH OREGON AND SOUTH
    WASHINGTON CASCADES...BUT THIS FORECAST IS UNCERTAIN.
    METEOROLOGISTS WILL BE KEEPING A CLOSE EYE ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF
    THIS STORM. THIS IS A CLASSIC ATMOSPHERIC RIVER EVENT THAT COULD
    PRODUCE SOME AREAS OF VERY HEAVY RAIN.
    RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE CURRENTLY PROJECTED AS 5 TO 8 INCHES FOR THE
    COAST...COAST RANGE AND CASCADES...WITH 2 TO 5 INCHES FOR VALLEY
    LOCATIONS. SNOW LEVELS WILL BE HIGH...WELL ABOVE PASS LEVEL...FOR
    MOST OF THIS EVENT. IF WE GET THESE AMOUNTS OF RAIN OR MORE...
    THERE WILL LIKELY BE FLOODING ON AREA RIVERS AND CREEKS SATURDAY
    NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY.
    STAY UP TO DATE WITH THE LATEST NWS FORECASTS AT
    WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND OR MOBILE.WEATHER.GOV.