294  
WGUS86 KPQR 232308  
FLSPQR  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
408 PM PDT THU MAR 23 2017  
 
LOWER COLUMBIA/LOWER WILLAMETTE/SW WASHINGTON BULLETIN  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN OREGON...  
WASHINGTON...  
COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER AFFECTING MULTNOMAH AND CLARK COUNTIES  
 
RIVER FORECASTS ARE BASED ON OBSERVED AND FORECAST RAINFALL AND  
TEMPERATURES, AND THEY INCLUDE CURRENT AND PLANNED RESERVOIR  
RELEASES. FOR THE LATEST RIVER STAGES AND FORECASTS, VISIT  
WEATHER.GOV/PORTLAND.  
 
THE NEXT UPDATE FOR THIS LOCATION WILL BE ISSUED BY 4 PM FRIDAY.  
 
ORC051-WAC011-242308-  
/O.CON.KPQR.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/VAPW1.1.ER.170316T1618Z.170326T0100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
408 PM PDT THU MAR 23 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE COLUMBIA RIVER AT VANCOUVER.  
* AT 4 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS...16.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THIS RIVER WILL FLUCTUATE BETWEEN 16.5 AND 17.2 FEET  
THROUGH SUNDAY.  
* IMPACT...ABOVE 17 FEET, EXPECT FLOODING OF SOME LOWLAND ACCESS  
ROADS, PARKING AREAS, AND TRAILS IN THE PORTLAND AND VANCOUVER  
AREA, INCLUDING SAUVIE ISLAND AND VANCOUVER LAKE. ACCESS TO SOME  
HOUSE-BOAT COMMUNITIES MAY BE IMPAIRED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4555 12228 4567 12265 4576 12274 4576 12286 4556 12269  
 

 
 
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