Water Resources of the United States

PROJECT ALERT NOTICE (OR) Oregon high water

Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:19:29 EST

Summary: Teams are out measuring as flood waters recede in Oregon.

High water continues on minor rivers and creeks in Oregon although most sites are dropping back. Yesterday 7 teams were out in both North and South Oregon and a total of 12 high water or flood measurements were made. Teams will continue to make measurements throughout the week on the recession. Landslides have been a problem in places in the state and for a time I-84 was cut off between Portland and Hood River. Train service north was delayed as well while tracks were being cleared. Weather is currently soggy and mild.

Oregon high water

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