A Flood Warning has been issued for the Siletz river at Siletz, in effect until Friday evening, or until the warning is canceled. At 7:00pm Thursday the stage was 15.5 feet / 17,900 cfs. Flood stage is 16.0 feet and flood flow is 19,000 cfs. Minor flooding is forecast. This river is forecast to rise above flood stage around 9:00pm Thursday and is expected to crest around 18 feet early Friday morning. Above 18 feet, expect minor flooding of a small housing development near Milepost 8 downstream from Mack Landing. Widespread lowland and pasture land flooding also occurs at this level. Flooding may be exacerbated during high tide.