Tillamook County Emergency Management ADVISORY: Flood Watch from Monday 2/28 morning until 06:00PM Tuesday March 1st

* WHAT…Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible.

* WHERE…Portions of northwest Oregon and southwest Washington, including the following areas, in northwest Oregon, Coast Range of Northwest Oregon and North Oregon Coast. In southwest Washington, South Washington Coast and Willapa Hills.

* WHEN…From Monday (2/28/22) morning through Tuesday afternoon (3/1/22).

* IMPACTS…Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. At this time, the highest concern is for the Grays and Naselle Rivers, which could reach flood stage late Monday night or Tuesday morning.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS… – Heavy rain expected. –¬†http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

* AFFECTED AREAS: NORTH OREGON COAST … COAST RANGE OF NORTHWEST OREGON … WILLAPA HILLS … SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST

Instructions:

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Address/Location
Tillamook County Emergency Management
5995 Long Prairie Rd
Tillamook, OR 97141

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 503-842-3412

Alert Details

Severity: Severe – Significant threat to life or property
Urgency: Future – Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty: Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category: Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event: Flood Watch