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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 1:12 PM PST on February 21, 2017

Expires 5:30 AM EST on February 22, 2017


The National Weather Service in Elko Nevada has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
northeastern Lander County in north central Nevada...
Elko County in northeastern Nevada...
northern Eureka County in north central Nevada...

* until 300 PM PST Wednesday

* at 109 PM PST, moderate rains on saturated ground and swollen
streams will cause lowland flooding, flooding of dry washes, and
will cause some streams to flood again through Wednesday morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Elko, West Wendover, Battle Mountain, Carlin, Wells, Charleston,
Beowawe, Jiggs, Currie, Gibbs ranch, Montello, Dunphy, Oasis,
LaMoille, Midas, Clover Valley, Deeth, Ryndon, Tuscarora and
Mountain City.

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1044 am PST Tue Feb 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Humboldt River at Battle Mountain.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:15 am Tuesday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 10.1 feet by
early Saturday morning. Additional rises may be possible
thereafter.
* Impact... at 10.0 feet... minor to moderate lowland flooding
throughout reach. Some rural roads near the river are flooded.
About 3000 cfs, a 4 year flood, 25 percent chance any year.


Lat... Lon 4074 11638 4055 11649 4060 11691 4076 11710 4093 11704




243 am PST Mon Feb 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Elko Nevada has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
Humboldt County in northwestern Nevada...
north central Lander County in north central Nevada...
northwestern Elko County in northeastern Nevada...

* until 230 am PST Wednesday

* at 235 am PST, a Pacific flow of moisture is entering western
Humboldt County. Through Tuesday night, flooding can be expected
across Humboldt County and along the Humboldt River west of Battle
Mountain through Humboldt County to the Pershing County line. The
Humboldt River near Winnemucca and Martin Creek in Paradise Valley
are already running high and a substantial amount of rain is
forecast. There will be more rain on high elevation snow as well
that will add to the flood potential. Some areas could receive
over an inch of rain from today through early Wednesday.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Winnemucca, Golconda, Valmy, Kings River Valley, McDermitt, Leonard
creek ranch, Paradise Valley, Orovada, Denio, dufferena, Denio
Summit, Golconda Summit, Summit Lake, onion Reservoir, chimney Dam
Reservoir, Winnemucca Airport, Trenton Canyon mine, Adam Peak,
Thacker Pass and Paradise Hill Summit.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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

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


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