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Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State OREGON
County/Area POLK
WFO PQR
Begin Date 01/17/2011 01:15:00 PST-8
Begin Range 0
Begin Azimuth N
Begin Location SUVER
Begin Lat/Lon 44.75/-123.2
End Date 01/18/2011 05:03:00 PST-8
End Range 4
End Azimuth SSE
End Location BUENA VISTA
End Lat/Lon 44.71/-123.13
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A series of weather disturbances over the weekend brought sub-tropical moisture to the Pacific Northwest producing heavy rainfall over the region. The heavy rainfall combined with snowmelt runoff led to flooding on several rivers and streams in Northwest Oregon as well as landslides and debris flows.
Event Narrative Heavy rain combined with snowmelt runoff to produce flooding on the Luckiamute River. The Luckiamute River at Suver crested at 28.7 feet on January 17th at 09:15 PST.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 18.000M 0.00K
SEASIDE CLATSOP CO. OR 01/16/2011 08:20 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CAMP TWELVE LINCOLN CO. OR 01/16/2011 08:48 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN OREGON COAST (ZONE) NORTHERN OREGON COAST (ZONE) OR 01/16/2011 09:00 PST-8 Landslide 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TILLAMOOK TILLAMOOK CO. OR 01/16/2011 09:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TILLAMOOK TILLAMOOK CO. OR 01/16/2011 09:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TILLAMOOK CO ARPT TILLAMOOK CO. OR 01/16/2011 09:48 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NEHALEM TILLAMOOK CO. OR 01/16/2011 09:58 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CATTRELL CLACKAMAS CO. OR 01/16/2011 10:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 9.000M 0.00K
GOVERNMENT CAMP CLACKAMAS CO. OR 01/16/2011 10:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 9.000M 0.00K
VAN HORN HOOD RIVER CO. OR 01/16/2011 13:00 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MEHAMA MARION CO. OR 01/16/2011 14:26 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WELLSDALE BENTON CO. OR 01/16/2011 16:46 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ESTACADA CLACKAMAS CO. OR 01/16/2011 23:50 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON MARION CO. OR 01/17/2011 00:30 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SUVER POLK CO. OR 01/17/2011 01:15 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
AURORA MARION CO. OR 01/18/2011 05:07 PST-8 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 18.000M 0.00K