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Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:23 AM PDT on May 22, 2017

Expires 3:00 AM EDT on May 24, 2017


The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Merced River at pohono bridge.
* From late tonight to late Tuesday night... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 7:00 am Monday the stage was 9.3 feet
* minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to fluctuate near 9.0 ft thru late this afternoon then
expected to rise above flood stage of 10.0 ft early tomorrow then
forecast to rise to near 10.0 ft early tomorrow then forecast to
fluctuate near 10.0 ft thru tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 10.0 ft
* monitor stage msg ft
* impact... near 10.0 feet, western portion of North Pines campground
located at the east end of Yosemite Valley between the confluence
of the Merced River and tenaya creek begins to flood. Water rises
to the base of the swinging bridge downstream from chapel Meadow.
* Impact... near 9.5 feet, portion of Lower Pines Campground becomes
flooded. Limited site-specific evacuations begin at housekeeping
Camp located along the south-facing bank of the Merced River.
(Upstream from Sentinel bridge and downstream from Stoneman bridge)
* impact... near 9.0 feet, chapel Meadow (south side of river) and
Cooks Meadow (north side of river) begins to experience overflow.
* Impact... near 6.5 feet, river is closed to rafters and flotation.


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