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High Wind Warning

Areas Affected: Central and Eastern Lake County; Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT MONDAY... ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WHAT...For the High Wind Warning, south winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 70 mph expected. For the Wind Advisory, south winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected.

* WHERE...Areas in the High Wind Warning include portions of Highway 31 from Paisley to Summer Lake, portions of Highway 395 between Lakeview and Abert Lake, and the higher terrain of Winter Rim and the Warner and Hart Mountains. Areas in the Wind Advisory include the communities of Lakeview, Adel, Davis Creek, Willow Ranch, Alkali Lake, and portions of highway 395, 31, and 140.

* WHEN...Until 2 AM PDT Monday, with the strongest winds expected from 3 AM to 3 PM today.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

* View the hazard area in detail at https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if you must drive.


Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Central and Eastern Lake County; Northern and Eastern Klamath County and Western Lake County

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT MONDAY... ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WHAT...For the High Wind Warning, south winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 70 mph expected. For the Wind Advisory, south winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected.

* WHERE...Areas in the High Wind Warning include portions of Highway 31 from Paisley to Summer Lake, portions of Highway 395 between Lakeview and Abert Lake, and the higher terrain of Winter Rim and the Warner and Hart Mountains. Areas in the Wind Advisory include the communities of Lakeview, Adel, Davis Creek, Willow Ranch, Alkali Lake, and portions of highway 395, 31, and 140.

* WHEN...Until 2 AM PDT Monday, with the strongest winds expected from 3 AM to 3 PM today.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

* View the hazard area in detail at https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if you must drive.


High Wind Warning

Areas Affected: Central Siskiyou County

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...South winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts up to 60 mph expected.

* WHERE...The Shasta Valley of central Siskiyou County, including portions of Interstate 5 and Highway 97, and the communities of Weed, Gazelle, and Montague.

* WHEN...Until 2 PM PDT Sunday, with the strongest winds until 8 AM Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Widespread power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

* View the hazard area in detail at https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

People should avoid being outside in forested areas and around trees and branches. If possible, remain in the lower levels of your home during the windstorm, and avoid windows. Use caution if you must drive.


Wind Advisory

Areas Affected: Klamath Basin

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WHAT...For the Wind Advisory, south winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected.

* WHERE...Portions of the Klamath Basin, including portions of Highways 97 and 140, and the communities of Lorella, Bonanza, Dairy, and Modoc Point.

* WHEN...Until 2 AM PDT Monday, with the strongest this morning into the afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

* View the hazard area in detail at https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/map/?wfo=mfr

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: North Central and Southeast Siskiyou County

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of Eastern Siskiyou County in northern California, including Whitney Creek and Highway 97 near Whitney Creek.

* Through this evening

* Due to heavy rain and snow/ice melt over recently burned areas.

* High water, mud, and debris may threaten US 97 where it crosses Whitney Creek.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.


Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Northern Humboldt Interior; Northern Trinity

NWS Eureka (Northwest California Coast)

.An atmospheric river will gradually shift south today. Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall are expected with this system on top of areas where soils have been saturated from recent rains. ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING... The Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of northwest California, including the following areas, Northern Humboldt Interior and Northern Trinity.

* Through this evening.

* 2 to 4 inches of rain are forecast for valley locations, with 3 to 6 inches possible along southwest facing ridges. Heavy rain, combined with saturated soil from recent rains, will contribute to possible flooding. Additionally, rain rates this morning may approach threshold values for flash flooding in the River Complex burn scar, particularly Coffee Creek, with hourly rainfall rates possibly reaching 0.5 to 0.75 inches per hour. Rainfall rates are not currently expected to reach thresholds for the Monument burn scar, although rock and mud slides are possible along with increased runoff.

* Low-lying areas, creeks, streams, culverts, and portions of urban areas may experience flooding due to heavy rainfall. Heavily burned areas may have an increased risk of flash flooding. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. 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.


Flood Watch

Areas Affected: South Central Siskiyou County

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... The Flood Watch continues for

* South Central Siskiyou County in northern California.

* Through this afternoon

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall are expected into this afternoon resulting in additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches. This rain, combined with recent heavy rains is expected to bring quick rise on areas streams and creeks.

* Small streams and creeks could reach bankfull or even flood during this time period. Areas with poor drainage could see significant ponding of water in low lying areas. No main stem river flooding is expected at this time. Land slides and rock falls will be possible during this time of moderate to heavy rain.

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. 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. Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People, structures and roads located below steep slopes, in canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk from rapidly moving landslides.


Flash Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Western Siskiyou County

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... The Flood Watch continues for

* Western Siskiyou County in northern California.

* Through this afternoon

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall are expected into this afternoon resulting in additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches across western Siskiyou County. This rain, combined with recent heavy rains and some snowmelt is expected to bring quick rise on areas streams and creeks.

* Small streams and creeks could reach bankfull or even flood during this time period. Areas with poor drainage could see significant ponding of water in low lying areas. No main stem river flooding is expected at this time. Land slides and rock falls will be possible during this time of moderate to heavy rain. The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Wildfire burn scar areas in Western Siskiyou County including areas in and around the McCash and River Complex wildfire burn scars.

* Through this afternoon, with the most intense rainfall rates this morning.

* Due to the potential for rainfall rates exceeding 0.75 inches an hour.

* Rapid rises in rivers and creeks is possible, along with mudslides and debris flows that could block area roads and damage buildings and other infrastructure.

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. 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. Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People, structures and roads located below steep slopes, in canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk from rapidly moving landslides.


Flood Watch

Areas Affected: Western Siskiyou County

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON... The Flood Watch continues for

* Western Siskiyou County in northern California.

* Through this afternoon

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall are expected into this afternoon resulting in additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches across western Siskiyou County. This rain, combined with recent heavy rains and some snowmelt is expected to bring quick rise on areas streams and creeks.

* Small streams and creeks could reach bankfull or even flood during this time period. Areas with poor drainage could see significant ponding of water in low lying areas. No main stem river flooding is expected at this time. Land slides and rock falls will be possible during this time of moderate to heavy rain. The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Wildfire burn scar areas in Western Siskiyou County including areas in and around the McCash and River Complex wildfire burn scars.

* Through this afternoon, with the most intense rainfall rates this morning.

* Due to the potential for rainfall rates exceeding 0.75 inches an hour.

* Rapid rises in rivers and creeks is possible, along with mudslides and debris flows that could block area roads and damage buildings and other infrastructure.

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. 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. Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event. People, structures and roads located below steep slopes, in canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be at serious risk from rapidly moving landslides.