Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WGUS46 KEKA 102230
FLWEKA
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA, CA
230 PM PST TUE JAN 10 2017

...The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued
a FLOOD WARNING in cooperation with the California Department
of Water Resources for the following rivers in California...

  Eel River Near Scotia affecting Humboldt COUNTY

Heavy rains from an atmospheric river have diminished.
However...runoff from this rain will continue to cause rises in
many area rivers for the next 24 hours.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

Do not drive your car across flooded roadways. It only takes about
two feet of water to float most vehicles. For area road conditions...
call CALTRANS at 1-800-427-7623.

STAY TUNED TO DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR
LOCAL TV OR RADIO STATIONS.

The next statement will be issued at 9 PM or as
warranted by changing conditions.

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230 PM PST TUE JAN 10 2017

 The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Eel River Near Scotia.
* FROM this evening TO WEDNESDAY evening...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  2:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 36.3 feet.
* The river is expected to rise above flood stage by 9 PM Tuesday
  night...and crest at 52.9 ft at 7 am Wednesday morning.The river
  is expected to drop below flood stage by Wednesday evening.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 51.0 feet.
* IMPACTS...At 52.0 feet...Minor flooding in the Shively area is
  possible.
* FLOOD HISTORY...This crest compares to a previous crest of 53.1 feet
  on Dec 31 2005.

 &&

LAT...LON 4038 12388 4045 12394 4052 12407 4058 12412
      4052 12418 4035 12401

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