The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the Siletz River in effect from Monday, December 5 at 8:36 am to Tuesday, December 6 at 9:18 am. This message has been forwarded to those households who have contact information within the Siletz flood plain and those Lincoln Alerts profiles who selected to receive "Siletz River Flooding" notifications.
The National Weather Service in Portland OR has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Oregon...
Wilson River near Tillamook affecting Tillamook County.
Nehalem River near Foss affecting Clatsop and Tillamook Counties.
Siletz River at Siletz affecting Lincoln County.
Trask River near Tillamook affecting Tillamook County.
The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) announced temporary road closure/delays.
"Expect one lane of OR 18 from milepost 9 to 19 along the H.B. Van Duzer Forest State Park to be closed for tree removal starting Monday, Dec. 4.
The work will be done from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The work is scheduled to be completed by Dec. 14. Work is weather dependent.
Travelers can expect 20-minute delays on this section of OR 18. Flaggers will be in place with the use of a pilot car to guide motorists around the work crews. The work zone will be spread over 10 miles.