Flash flood warnings for Eagle Creek Fire area

The rain is back in full force

The rain hit Portland hard on Sept. 20, 2017, bringing flash flood warnings with it (KOIN).

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — There are flash flood warnings in Multnomah and Hood River Counties — including areas burned from the Eagle Creek Fire — in place from the National Weather Service until 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

KOIN Weather Alerts

Also, these counties are under a winter weather advisory until 8 p.m. on Wednesday.

  • Skamania
  • Cowlitz
  • Multnomah
  • Hood River
  • Marion
  • Linn

The Portland Bureau of Transportation also recommends that residents clean their local storm drains on a regular basis. If you do, clean it using gloves and do so from the safety of the sidewalk. If it’s too difficult to do so, contact PBOT and they’ll clean it for you.

The rain on Wednesday afternoon really came down around the Portland area, as captured by some of our KOIN 6 reporters.

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