• Coastal Flood Advisory

    ORZ001-WAZ021-192100- /O.CON.KPQR.CF.Y.0001.190119T1800Z-190119T2100Z/ /O.CON.KPQR.CF.Y.0002.190120T1900Z-190120T2200Z/ North Oregon Coast-South Washington Coast- 505 AM PST Sat Jan 19 2019 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON... ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 2 PM PST SUNDAY... The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM to 1 PM PST Saturday. A Coastal Flood Advisory has also been issued from 11 AM to 2 PM PST Sunday. * SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST TIDES...Total tide at Toke Point is forecast to be 11.3 feet Saturday (10 am to noon) and then 11.5 feet Sunday (11 am to 1 pm). * NORTH OREGON COAST TIDES...Total tide at Astoria is forecast to be 9.9 feet today (10 AM to noon) and then 10.2 feet Sunday (11 AM to 1 pm). * IMPACTS...Overflow flooding for the South Washington coast is most likely to occur in low-lying areas near bays and sloughs, highways 6 and 101, the towns of Raymond and South Beach and lower reaches of coastal rivers. For the North Oregon coast, one of the more susceptible areas for flooding is along Fraser Road in Tillamook County. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Coastal Flood Advisory for Minor Tidal Overflow indicates that coastal and inland flooding of low lying areas is expected due to elevated river levels combined with high astronomical tides. Property damage can occur, but is usually localized. Low-lying roads may be closed due to high water. && $$

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