Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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WGUS85 KREV 230701
1101 PM PST WED FEB 22 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in

  Middle Fork Feather River Near Portola affecting Plumas County

Run off from recent rain and snow melt will continue to decrease in
the Feather River basin, but flooding will continue throughout the
reach of the Middle Fork Feather River through at least late
Thursday morning.


These river forecasts are based on forecast rainfall and temperature
conditions at time of issuance. If actual conditions vary from these
forecasts...river conditions will vary accordingly. River forecasts
include current and planned reservoir releases.

The next forecast update for these locations will be issued at about
9 AM Thursday.


1101 PM PST WED FEB 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Middle Fork Feather River Near Portola.
* until late Thursday night.
* At 10:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast to continue through Thursday morning.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 9.5 feet...Moderate flooding of lowlands...roads and
  low-lying structures from Beckwourth to Sloat, including Portola.
  Highway 89 near Clio may experience on the roadway through early
  Thursday morning.


LAT...LON 3988 12071 3983 12038 3981 12039 3972 12058 3985 12072


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