Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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WGUS46 KEKA 192251
FLWEKA
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA, CA
251 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued
a Flood Warning in cooperation with the California Department
of Water Resources for the following river in California...

  Navarro River At Navarro affecting Mendocino County

Moderate to occasionally heavy rainfall tonight into early Friday
morning will cause a rapid and steep rise on the Navarro River. The
river is forecast to crest above flood stage Friday afternoon.


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 by 1000 PM PST January 19 2017 or
as warranted by changing conditions.

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251 PM PST THU JAN 19 2017

 The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a
* Flood Warning for
  the Navarro River At Navarro.
* From Friday morning to Friday evening...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 2:15 PM Thursday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...This river is expected to rise above flood stage of
  23.0 ft near noon Friday. Then forecast to crest near 24.0 ft
  Friday afternoon. Then forecast to fall below flood stage
  of 23.0 ft tomorrow afternoon.
* IMPACTS...At 23.0 feet...Flooding of Highway 128 approximately 5
  miles from Highway 1 is certain and the road will be closed.
  Motorists should use alternate routes.
* FLOOD HISTORY...This crest compares to a previous crest of 25.6 feet
  on Jan 20 2010.

 &&

LAT...LON 3921 12354 3914 12366 3917 12375 3925 12376


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