Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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WGUS45 KREV 010100
FLWREV

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
600 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

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PLUMAS CA-LASSEN CA-
600 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  CENTRAL LASSEN COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA...
  NORTH CENTRAL PLUMAS COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA...

* UNTIL 900 PM PDT

* AT 556 PM PDT A THUNDERSTORM WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN OVER SUSANVILLE
  WAS MOVING SLOWLY EAST. THIS STORM WAS WEAKENING SLIGHTLY BUT HAS
  ALREADY PRODUCED OVER AN INCH OF RAIN. FLOODING WAS REPORTED NEAR
  JOHNSTONVILLE ROAD AND TRAVIS LANE ON THE EAST SIDE OF SUSANVILLE.

* THIS STORM WILL AFFECT SUSANVILLE AND HIGHWAY 395 TO STANDISH THROUGH
  630 PM.

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY. FLOODING WILL CONTINUE FOR SEVERAL HOURS AFTER THE STORMS
DIMINISH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4047 12064 4049 12032 4031 12027 4025 12038
      4025 12056

$$

HOHMANN





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