902  
WGUS45 KBOI 231825  
FLWBOI  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID  
1125 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017  
 
ORC025-271815-  
/O.NEW.KBOI.FA.W.0008.170323T1825Z-170327T1815Z/  
/00000.0.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
HARNEY OR-  
1125 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOISE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
RAIN AND SNOWMELT IN...  
NORTHEASTERN HARNEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN OREGON...  
 
* UNTIL 1115 AM PDT MONDAY  
 
* AT 1121 AM PDT, EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLOODING  
IN IN THE BURNS AREA ALONG THE SILVIES RIVER. FLOODING OF FIELDS  
IS OCCURRING, AND WATER HAS ENCROACHED ON SOME ROADS AND PRIVATE  
PROPERTIES.  
 
* THE SILVIES RIVER IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN NEAR ITS CURRENT LEVEL  
OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. EXTENSIVE FLOODING OF FIELDS AND LOW LYING  
AREAS WILL CONTINUE, WITH ADDITIONAL POTENTIALLY SIGNIFICANT  
RAINFALL FORECAST THIS WEEKEND. THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL MAY  
RESULT IN ADDITIONAL RISES ALONG THE SILVIES RIVER, ALONG WITH  
ADDITIONAL LOCAL STREAMS AND CREEKS. SOME ROADS MAY ALSO BECOME  
IMPACTED BY FLOODING.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
BURNS, HINES, AND BURNS PAIUTE RESERVATION.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4395 11884 4343 11859 4342 11923 4395 11940  
 

 
 
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