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Flood Warning

Statement as of 3:19 PM PST on December 10, 2016

Expires 1:25 PM EST on December 11, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Truckee River near Truckee.
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 2:30 PM Saturday the stage was 4.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage this afternoon and crest near 4.6
feet. The river will fall below flood stage this evening.
* Impact... at 5.0 feet... minor flooding from Bear Creek in the
Alpine Meadows area to Truckee. Truckee River bike path between
the River Ranch at Alpine Meadows Road to Tahoe City flooded up to
a foot deep. Minor flooding of basements and yards of some
low-lying homes along the river. About 2850 cfs.


Lat... Lon 3918 12021 3932 12022 3939 12010 3938 12009 3919 12019





Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 12:40 PM PST on December 10, 2016

Expires 1:45 AM EST on December 11, 2016


The National Weather Service in Reno has extended the

* Flood Advisory for rapid rises for...
Alpine County in northern California...
El Dorado County in northern California...
Placer County in central California...
Sierra County in northern California...
Nevada County in northern California...
southern Washoe County in western Nevada...
Douglas County in western Nevada...
western Carson City in western Nevada...

* until 445 PM PST

* at 1220 PM PST, moderate to heavy rain persists across the Lake
Tahoe basin and the Reno, Carson City and Minden area of western
Nevada. The threat for minor flooding near creeks, streams,
drainage ditches, pastures and urban areas will continue into late
afternoon. Rainfall is forecast to quickly diminish after 4 PM and
should end by midnight.

* High flows on rivers, creeks and streams will begin to recede
this evening.

* Ponding of water on roads with rock and mud slides is impacting
travel around the region.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and
streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as
other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3969 12035 3968 11974 3869 11968 3867 11995
      3882 12004 3885 12016 3920 12025 3933 12032


Brong



1100 am PST Sat Dec 10 2016

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
rain and snowmelt in...
southern Plumas County in northern California...
northwestern Alpine County in northern California...
Placer County in central California...
El Dorado County in northern California...
northwestern Calaveras County in northern California...
southeastern Tehama County in northern California...
Central Butte County in northern California...
Sierra County in northern California...
northeastern Yuba County in central California...
Amador County in northern California...
Nevada County in northern California...

* until 1045 PM PST Saturday

* moderate to heavy rain and snowmelt have been causing some minor
street flooding with small streams running higher and faster over
much of the West Slope of the Sierra Nevada. Minor flooding may
also occur along these small streams today.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Paradise, Auburn, Grass Valley, Placerville, Jackson, Brush Creek
rs, Downieville, Cisco, Quincy, Kirkwood, Blue Canyon, Big Bend
Summit, Soda Springs, Pulga, Sierra City, Baxter, El Dorado Hills,
Camino, Cameron Park, Paloma and San Andreas.

Lat... Lon 3815 12083 3951 12148 3990 12179 4010 12089
      3997 12078 3971 12072 3968 12068 3971 12063
      3961 12047 3949 12044 3944 12037 3919 12025
      3885 12016 3882 12005 3855 11994


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Special Statement

Statement as of 1:39 PM PST on December 10, 2016

Expires 10:00 AM EST on December 11, 2016


... More rain and snow Tuesday through Thursday...

.Impacts...
*travel delays due to slick, messy roads with potential of poor
   visibility due to heavy rain
*roadway and small stream flooding possible in areas of poor or
   clogged drainage
*potential material flow from 2014 King fire burn area

.Forecast confidence...
*high, wet pattern
*medium, precipitation amounts and snow levels

.Timing and strength...
*heaviest precipitation Tuesday and Thursday with lighter
   amounts Wednesday
*total 4 to 7 inches over Sierra Nevada and foothills, 1 to 3
   inches in valley
*12 to 24 inches new snowfall near and above Sierra Nevada
   passes
*snow levels 3500 feet to 6000 feet north to south with lowest
   snow levels Thursday



139 PM PST Sat Dec 10 2016

... More rain and snow Tuesday through Thursday...

.Impacts...
*travel delays due to slick, messy roads with potential of poor
   visibility due to heavy rain
*roadway and small stream flooding possible in areas of poor or
   clogged drainage
*potential material flow from 2014 King fire burn area

.Forecast confidence...
*high, wet pattern
*medium, precipitation amounts and snow levels

.Timing and strength...
*heaviest precipitation Tuesday and Thursday with lighter
   amounts Wednesday
*total 4 to 7 inches over Sierra Nevada and foothills, 1 to 3
   inches in valley
*12 to 24 inches new snowfall near and above Sierra Nevada
   passes
*snow levels 3500 feet to 6000 feet north to south with lowest
   snow levels Thursday


139 PM PST Sat Dec 10 2016

... More rain and snow Tuesday through Thursday...

.Impacts...
*travel delays due to slick, messy roads with potential of poor
   visibility due to heavy rain
*roadway and small stream flooding possible in areas of poor or
   clogged drainage
*potential material flow from 2014 King fire burn area

.Forecast confidence...
*high, wet pattern
*medium, precipitation amounts and snow levels

.Timing and strength...
*heaviest precipitation Tuesday and Thursday with lighter
   amounts Wednesday
*total 4 to 7 inches over Sierra Nevada and foothills, 1 to 3
   inches in valley
*12 to 24 inches new snowfall near and above Sierra Nevada
   passes
*snow levels 3500 feet to 6000 feet north to south with lowest
   snow levels Thursday



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