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WGUS86 KMFR 160035  
FLSMFR  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR  
535 PM PDT TUE MAY 15 2018  
 
ORC029-160330-  
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JACKSON OR-  
535 PM PDT TUE MAY 15 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN JACKSON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN OREGON...  
 
* UNTIL 830 PM PDT  
 
* AT 534 PM PDT, TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED HEAVY RAIN IN  
AROUND THE RUCH AREA DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN  
AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY  
FALLEN.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
JACKSONVILLE, CANTRALL BUCKLEY COUNTY PARK, BRITT GARDENS,  
JACKSONVILLE WOODLANDS ASSOCIATION TRAILS, WOODRAT MOUNTAIN AND  
RUCH.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF AN INCH TO AN INCH AND A HALF IS POSSIBLE  
OVER THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING.  
 
* THIS INCLUDES...  
HIGHWAY 238 IN OREGON BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 19 AND 33.  
 
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, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4232 12295 4218 12290 4217 12315 4234 12316  
 

 
 
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