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California, Santa Clara Valley Including San Jose

Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:38 PM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 11:30 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 1130 PM PST Tuesday for
central Santa Clara County...

At 1235 PM PST, local law enforcement officials reported flooding on
the Coyote creek canal from a levee breach that is releasing water
across Highway 101. All lanes in both directions have been closed
due to flooding. Flows will likely be reduced later today as the
flood wave on Coyote creek moves through the system below Anderson
Reservoir.

Reporting gauges on Coyote creek continue to indicate active record
flooding. This areal Flood Warning supplements the active Flood
Warning at the Coyote creek forecast location at Edenvale. Flooding
is expected to continue for the rest of the day and throughout the
night.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
San Jose and Morgan Hill.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3726 12175 3715 12161 3714 12168 3722 12179


Mws



1122 am PST Tue Feb 21 2017

The National Weather Service in the San Francisco Bay area has
extended the

* Flood Warning for...
southeastern Santa Clara County in northern California...
northwestern San Benito County in central California...

* until 830 PM PST Tuesday

* at 1118 am PST, reporting gauges indicate continued flooding on
the Pacheco creek near Dunneville. At 11:20 am the water level on
the creek near Dunneville has dropped below 11 feet. Flooding
begins around 10 feet. The creek level peaked near 17.7 late
Monday night. The creek is forecast to gradually recede through
the remainder of the morning. Ponding of water across the
floodplain will persist through the day, and for potentially
several days.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lovers Lane, Pacheco creek floodplain, soap/San Felipe Lake,
Frazier Lake, and areas north of Hollister.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3701 12139 3710 12131 3711 12127 3683 12127
      3692 12152 3701 12150


Mws


1031 am PST Tue Feb 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Coyote creek near Edenvale
* until further notice
* at 09am Tuesday the stage was 12.9 feet
* record flooding is occurring and record flooding is forecast
* flood stage is 10.0 feet
* the river will continue to fall today and tonight.
* At 12.0 feet... moderate flooding possible along portions of Coyote
creek south of I-880.
* At 10.0 feet... minor localized flooding likely.


Lat... Lon 3745 12193 3739 12184 3723 12171 3722 12176
      3729 12186 3744 12196


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

All those affected by river conditions should remain alert for rapid
changes and for possible forecast revisions.








The next statement will be issued by 3pm local time or


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