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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:10 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 2:10 PM EST on February 21, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Merced River at Merced River at Stevinson.
* From Tuesday afternoon until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Monday the stage was 70.5 feet
* minor flooding is forecast
* forecast to fluctuate near 70.0 ft thru early tomorrow then
expected to rise above flood stage of 71.0 ft tomorrow early
afternoon then forecast to rise to near 72.0 ft tomorrow late
evening with continued rise expected.
* Flood stage 71.0 ft
* monitor stage 67.0 ft
* impact... near 70.5 feet, water is up to the maintenance building in
Hagaman Park.
* Impact... near 69.0 feet, the playground area in Hagaman Park along
Highway 165 is flooded.
* Impact... near 65.0 feet, Hagaman Park along Highway 165 begins to
flood.



Lat... Lon 3743 12100 3742 12084 3732 12082 3728 12093





Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:08 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 7:30 AM EST on February 22, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of central California, including the following areas,
east central San Joaquin Valley, Mariposa, Madera, Fresno, and
Tulare County foothills, Sierra Nevada from Tulare County north
to Yosemite National Park below 7000 feet, and west central San
Joaquin Valley.

* Through Tuesday morning

* an incoming strong storm system will bring a period of excessive
rainfall to central California. The heaviest rainfall will occur
this morning through this afternoon.

* The combination of already wet soils and moderate to heavy
rain could lead to excessive runoff. Flooding of small
streams, low water crossings and poor drainage areas will be
possible. Mud and rock slides in areas of higher terrain are
also possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Riley


421 PM PST sun Feb 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has extended the

* flood advisory for...
a dam floodgate release in...
south central Madera County in central California...
central Fresno County in central California...

* until 430 am PST Wednesday

* above normal water releases from Friant dam will bring a threat of
minor flooding along and adjacent to the San Joaquin River
downstream to Mendota.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3701 11972 3699 11969 3697 11972 3694 11972
      3690 11977 3686 11978 3685 11980 3684 11983
      3684 11990 3682 12000 3681 12003 3681 12008
      3680 12013 3677 12019 3678 12021 3676 12023
      3676 12032 3680 12032 3679 12027 3680 12020
      3682 12013 3683 12009 3683 12004 3685 11996
      3686 11983 3689 11980 3694 11977


Bean



Wind Advisory

Statement as of 5:05 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 10:00 AM EST on February 21, 2017


... Wind Advisory now in effect until 7 am PST Tuesday...

* winds... southerly winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45
mph.

* Timing... through Tuesday morning.

* Impacts... gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.
Uprooted trees are also more likely with very wet soils from
recent rains.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 45 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.



Riley



Hydrologic Statement

Statement as of 9:10 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 2:10 PM EST on February 21, 2017


Forecast information for
Bear Creek above Bear Creek at McKee Road
* at 8:45 am Monday the stage was 6.8 feet
* forecast to rise above monitor stage of 17.0 ft tonight then
forecast to crest near 19.0 ft tomorrow late morning then forecast
to fall below monitor stage of 17.0 ft Wednesday morning then
forecast to recede to near 7.0 ft Friday before midnight then
forecast to fluctuate near 7.0 ft thru Saturday morning.
* Flood stage 23.0 ft
* monitor stage 17.0 ft
* impact... near 17.0 feet, storm drains begin to back up. Street
flooding occurs primarily north of Bear Creek drive and east of M
street.
* Impact... near 16.0 feet, south bike path along Bear Creek floods
downstream of the g street bridge.


Lat... Lon 3732 12071 3739 12042 3725 12036 3722 12063





Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:08 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 7:30 AM EST on February 22, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of central California, including the following areas,
east central San Joaquin Valley, Mariposa, Madera, Fresno, and
Tulare County foothills, Sierra Nevada from Tulare County north
to Yosemite National Park below 7000 feet, and west central San
Joaquin Valley.

* Through Tuesday morning

* an incoming strong storm system will bring a period of excessive
rainfall to central California. The heaviest rainfall will occur
this morning through this afternoon.

* The combination of already wet soils and moderate to heavy
rain could lead to excessive runoff. Flooding of small
streams, low water crossings and poor drainage areas will be
possible. Mud and rock slides in areas of higher terrain are
also possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Riley


421 PM PST sun Feb 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has extended the

* flood advisory for...
a dam floodgate release in...
south central Madera County in central California...
central Fresno County in central California...

* until 430 am PST Wednesday

* above normal water releases from Friant dam will bring a threat of
minor flooding along and adjacent to the San Joaquin River
downstream to Mendota.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3701 11972 3699 11969 3697 11972 3694 11972
      3690 11977 3686 11978 3685 11980 3684 11983
      3684 11990 3682 12000 3681 12003 3681 12008
      3680 12013 3677 12019 3678 12021 3676 12023
      3676 12032 3680 12032 3679 12027 3680 12020
      3682 12013 3683 12009 3683 12004 3685 11996
      3686 11983 3689 11980 3694 11977


Bean



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