Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
308 PM PDT MON MAY 25 2015

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LASSEN CA-
308 PM PDT MON MAY 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN LASSEN COUNTY IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA...

* UNTIL 615 PM PDT

* AT 307 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF
  RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  EAGLE LAKE AND SPAULDING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS.

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 4081 12075 4089 12057 4064 12034 4056 12052
      4071 12132 4078 12130

$$

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