Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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WGUS85 KLKN 232037
FLSLKN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
137 PM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

For the Lower Humboldt, including Palisade, Minor flooding is
occurring and is expected to continue.

...The Humboldt River near Palisade is expected to gradually rise
over the weekend. Minor flooding will occur through the weekend
with moderate flooding possible early next week...

                    FLD    OBSERVED         FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION            STG   STG DAY  TIME    Fri    Sat    Sun

Lower Humboldt
  Palisade          7.0    6.9 Thu 01 PM    6.9    7.1    7.5

NVC011-242037-
/O.CON.KLKN.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PALN2.2.ER.170325T0300Z.170328T0400Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
137 PM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Humboldt River At Palisade.
* until further notice.
* At  1:00 PM Thursday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Impact...at 8.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding occurs from carlin
  to battle mountain. This is about 4900 cfs or about a 10 year flood
  which means a 10 percent chance in a given year.

&&

LAT...LON 4073 11615 4066 11612 4052 11623 4056 11651 4065 11644

$$



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