Wallowa County

 Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch  Statement as of 3:05 PM PDT on May 22, 2015


... The small stream Flood Advisory has been cancelled for
southwestern Union County...

The heavy rain has ended... and flooding is no longer expected to pose
a threat.

Lat... Lon 4532 11813 4519 11816 4515 11796 4505 11796
      4509 11823 4512 11842 4525 11841 4536 11826


Bieda


257 PM PDT Fri may 22 2015

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a

* small stream Flood Advisory for...
south central Umatilla County in northeastern Oregon...
northeastern Grant County in northeastern Oregon...
southwestern Union County in northeastern Oregon...

* until 600 PM PDT

* at 256 PM PDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause small stream flooding in the
advisory area. Up to an inch of rain is estimated to have fallen.

Additional rainfall of up to an inch is expected over the area. This
additional rain will make minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... as well as farm and country roads. Do not
attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.


Lat... Lon 4516 11862 4511 11846 4502 11846 4498 11825
      4491 11827 4492 11864 4511 11876


Bieda


255 PM PDT Fri may 22 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 9 PM PDT this
evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Oregon and northeast Oregon... including
the following areas... in central Oregon... John Day basin and
ochoco-John Day Highlands. In northeast Oregon... Grande Ronde
Valley... northern Blue Mountains of Oregon... southern Blue
Mountains of Oregon and Wallowa County.

* Until 9 PM PDT this evening

* showers and thunderstorms are expected again today. These
thunderstorms will be capable of producing heavy rain over areas
that have recently received abundant rainfall. Expect rainfall
rates of one half to one inch of rain per hour with some storms.
This will threaten portions of central and northeast Oregon with
flash flooding or debris flows.

* Expect standing water along roadways where heavy rain from
thunderstorms occurs... especially in areas that have poor
drainage. The main threat will be debris flows in areas of
steep terrain. Sharp rises along river and streams are also
possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





203 PM PDT Fri may 22 2015

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
south central Union County in northeastern Oregon...

* until 500 PM PDT

* at 202 PM PDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
stationary thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream
flooding in the advisory area. Up to an inch of rain is estimated
to have fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
La Grande... Union... Island city and Cove.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in
urban areas... highways... streets and underpasses as well as other
poor drainage areas and low lying spots. Do not attempt to travel
across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.


Lat... Lon 4542 11803 4539 11773 4514 11789 4519 11816
      4532 11813 4535 11822 4539 11822


Bieda



 Record Report  Statement as of 04:35 am PDT on May 22, 2015


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Redmond or...

a record rainfall of 1.14 inch(es) was set at Redmond or Thursday.
This breaks the old record of 0.69 set in 1994.




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