Sweet Home, OR

6:46 PM PST on January 17, 2017 (GMT -0800)
18th and Grape | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Watch, Storm Warning

Elev 575 ft 44.39 °N, 122.72 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Rain
Rain
45.5 °F
Feels Like 46 °F
N
3.0
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 7.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.71 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 5500 ft
Windchill 46 °F
Dew Point 42 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.29 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:42 AM 5:00 PM
Waning Gibbous, 67% visible
METAR KEUG 180154Z 24006KT 10SM -RA OVC055 06/06 A2970 RMK AO2 RAB0055 SLP060 P0001 T00610056
Pressure 29.71 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 5500 ft
Windchill 46 °F
Dew Point 42 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.29 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:42 AM 5:00 PM
Waning Gibbous, 67% visible
METAR KEUG 180154Z 24006KT 10SM -RA OVC055 06/06 A2970 RMK AO2 RAB0055 SLP060 P0001 T00610056

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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:03 AM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from 7 PM PST this evening
through late Wednesday night for portions of northwest Oregon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of northwest Oregon... including the following
areas... Cascade foothills in Lane County... central Coast Range
of western Oregon... central Oregon coast... central Willamette
Valley... northern Oregon Cascade foothills and south
Willamette Valley.

* From 7 PM PST this evening through late Wednesday night

* the onset of heavy rain Tuesday night... combined with some
snowmelt in the Coast Range and Cascades foothills... will cause
rises on rivers and creeks draining the Coast Range... and north
Oregon Cascade foothills.

* Rainfall amounts through Thursday... 1 to 2 inches in the central
and southern Willamette Valley... 3 to 6 inches central Oregon
coast and Coast Range... and 2 to 4 inches north Oregon Cascade
foothills.

* Rivers of greatest concern include the Siletz river in Lincoln
County and the Marys River in Benton County. However... both of
these rivers are forecast to crest just below flood stage.
Forecasts will be updated as needed as the heavy rain moves in.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





Storm Warning
Issued: 3:10 PM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Storm Warning remains in effect until 10 am PST Wednesday...

* winds... south wind increasing to 30 to 40 kt with gusts 45 to
50 kt from later this afternoon through early Wednesday morning.
A coastal jet will produce locally stronger winds with at least
55 kt gusts within 20 nm of the coast.

* Seas... 15 to 18 ft... increasing further later this afternoon and
tonight. Seas reach the 22 to 26 ft range late tonight and
early Wednesday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Storm Warning means winds of 48 to 63 knots are imminent or
occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in port... or take
shelter until winds and waves subside. Commercial vessels should
prepare for very strong winds and dangerous sea conditions... and
consider remaining in port or taking shelter in port until winds
and waves subside.

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.