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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:29 PM PDT May. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight MDT /11 PM
PDT/ tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southwest Idaho and Oregon, including the
following areas, in southwest Idaho, Owyhee Mountains and
southwest Highlands. In Oregon, Baker County, Harney County,
and Malheur County.

* Until midnight MDT /11 PM PDT/ tonight.

* Heavy rain showers and thunderstorms are expected with light
winds aloft. With the slow storm movement, significant rains
are possible under the cores of these showers and storms.

* Areas most prone to flash flooding include small creeks and
streams in steep terrain, wildfire burn scars, and normally
dry washes. Rock slides and debris/water flows over roadways
are possible in these areas.

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.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 1:29 PM PDT May. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight MDT /11 PM
PDT/ tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southwest Idaho and Oregon, including the
following areas, in southwest Idaho, Owyhee Mountains and
southwest Highlands. In Oregon, Baker County, Harney County,
and Malheur County.

* Until midnight MDT /11 PM PDT/ tonight.

* Heavy rain showers and thunderstorms are expected with light
winds aloft. With the slow storm movement, significant rains
are possible under the cores of these showers and storms.

* Areas most prone to flash flooding include small creeks and
streams in steep terrain, wildfire burn scars, and normally
dry washes. Rock slides and debris/water flows over roadways
are possible in these areas.

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.




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