Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FLWEKA
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA, CA
737 PM PST MON FEB 20 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...

  Navarro River At Navarro affecting Mendocino County

Abundant rainfall associated with an atmospheric river will cause
water levels to rise above flood stage on the Navarro River near
Navarro.


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 4 AM on Tuesday, February 21,
2017 or as warranted by changing conditions.

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/NVRC1.1.ER.170221T0725Z.170221T1000Z.170221T1524Z.NO/
737 PM PST MON FEB 20 2017

 The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Navarro River At Navarro from this evening to
  Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Monday the stage was 17.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* FORECAST...This river is expected to rise above flood stage
  around midnight tonight and crest near 24.0 FT early Tuesday
  morning. The river is forecast to fall below flood stage later
  Tuesday  morning then further recede to near 11.0 FT by Thursday
  evening.
* 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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