Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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WGUS85 KLKN 191934
FLSLKN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1134 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

For the Martin Creek, including Paradise Valley, no flooding is
observed or forecast, but the creek is expected to crest at just
under flood stage. With saturated soils, some minor flooding is
possible up and down stream from the gage. The creek is expected
to crest Tuesday morning and then fall pretty quickly.

Note...it is normal for the creek to swell in the day and evening
and then fall overnight. With rain and snow coming this week, the
creek may rise again.





                    FLD    OBSERVED         FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION            STG   STG DAY  TIME    Mon    Tue    Wed

Martin Creek
  Paradise Valley   5.0    3.4 Sun 11 AM    3.5    4.8    3.6

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Never drive into flooded or closed areas. Turn around. Don`t
drown. Stay tuned to NOAA weather radio and weather.gov/elko for
official information or warnings. Stay tuned to our social media
pages on Facebook and Twitter for unofficial information.


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NVC013-201934-
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1134 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

Forecast information for
  Martin Creek Near Paradise Valley.
* At 11:00 AM Sunday the stage was 3.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 4.8 feet tomorrow late
  evening or early Tuesday.
* Impact...at 5.0 feet...Flood stage; minor flooding.

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LAT...LON 4159 11738 4157 11732 4104 11753 4105 11772 4155 11753

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