The following is a message from Lincoln County Citizen Alert Notifications.
The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for both the Alsea and the Siletz Rivers from Saturday into Monday morning. Citizens who live or drive along either of these rivers are encouraged to closely monitor the river levels for changes. At this time both rivers are expected to crest Sunday just after 1pm in the minor flood stage; Siletz River is expected to crest at 18.3 feet and the Alsea is expected to crest at 21 feet. River level information can be found at the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Management website or the National Weather Service website.