Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
304 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

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ELKO NV-
304 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEVADA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...SPRING CREEK...SOUTH FORK...
  LAMOILLE...

* UNTIL 600 PM PDT

* AT 302 PM PDT DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
PRODUCING EXCESSIVELY HEAVY RAIN...FROM SPRING CREEK TO NEAR
EMIGRANT MINE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 MPH. STORMS PRODUCING
EXCESSIVE RAIN WILL AFFECT SPRING CREEK AND SOUTH FORK RESERVOIR
OVER THE NEXT 2 HOURS. LOCALIZED FLOODING AND PONDING ON ROADWAYS IS
EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

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LAT...LON 4090 11557 4081 11534 4046 11586 4060 11600

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