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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:32 PM PDT on July 06, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through
Tuesday evening...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for Lassen... eastern Plumas... eastern
Sierra... eastern alpine and Mono counties in California. The
Lake Tahoe basin and southern Washoe... Storey... Lyon... Carson
City... Douglas and Mineral counties in western Nevada.

* From Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening

* strong thunderstorms are forecast to develop Tuesday afternoon.
These storms will be capable of producing heavy rain and
increase the potential for flash flooding Tuesday afternoon and
evening.

* Much of the region has a higher potential for flash flooding due
to the very heavy rainfall over the last two days. Rapid
runoff may occur with only moderate rainfall totals on Tuesday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Areas at greatest risk for a flash flood on Tuesday include burn
scars... locations impacted by flash flooding Sunday and/or
Monday... poorly drained urban areas and locations near steep
terrain. Mud... rock and debris flows may impact travel... never
attempt to drive through flood waters.





Local Storm Report



07/06/2015 0551 PM

3 miles N of Dayton, Lyon County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Lyon County Sheriffs Office reporting a vehicle is being
            pulled out of a flash flood in the Six Mile Canyon area.





07/06/2015 0551 PM

3 miles N of Dayton, Lyon County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Lyon County Sheriffs Office reporting a vehicle is being
            pulled out of a flash flood in the Six Mile Canyon area.





07/06/2015 0551 PM

3 miles N of Dayton, Lyon County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Lyon County Sheriffs Office reporting a vehicle is being
            pulled out of a flash flood in the Six Mile Canyon area.






07/06/2015 0551 PM

3 miles N of Dayton, Lyon County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Lyon County Sheriffs Office reporting a vehicle is being
            pulled out of a flash flood in the Six Mile Canyon area.






07/05/2015 0650 PM

2 miles W of Fernley, Lyon County.

Hail m0.25 inch, reported by public.


            Public report pea sized hail near The Painted Rock area
            along Interstate 80.




07/05/2015 0708 PM

Fernley, Lyon County.

Lightning, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained weather spotter reported numerous lightning
            strikes and moderate rainfall.





07/05/2015 0622 PM

5 miles N of Smith Valley, Lyon County.

Heavy rain m0.54 inch, reported by mesonet.


            Dri mesonet gauge recorded 0.54 inches of rainfall in one
            hour.





07/05/2015 0622 PM

5 miles N of Smith Valley, Lyon County.

Heavy rain m0.54 inch, reported by mesonet.


            Dri mesonet gauge recorded 0.54 inches of rainfall in one
            hour.





07/05/2015 0535 PM

6 miles NNW of Smith Valley, Lyon County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media reporting one inch hail in Smith Valley
            near Artesia Lane. Reissued for location update.





07/05/2015 0535 PM

6 miles NNW of Smith Valley, Lyon County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media reporting one inch hail in Smith Valley
            near Artesia Lane. Reissued for location update.





07/05/2015 0535 PM

Smith Valley, Lyon County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media reporting one inch hail in Smith Valley
            near Artesia Lane.





07/05/2015 0535 PM

Smith Valley, Lyon County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Broadcast media reporting one inch hail in Smith Valley
            near Artesia Lane.





07/05/2015 0500 PM

20 miles NE of Benton, Mineral County.

Flash flood, reported by dept of highways.


            Nevada Department of Transportation reported a flash
            flood and Rock Slide along State Route 360.


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