Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO, NV
351 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017


...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
California...

  Middle Fork Feather River Near Portola affecting Plumas County

Run off from recent rain and snow melt will continue flooding
throughout the reach of the Middle Fork Feather River through at
least Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 Wednesday.

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351 AM PST WED FEB 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Middle Fork Feather River Near Portola.
* until late Thursday night.
* At 3:30 AM Wednesday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding will continue today with decreasing flooding by
  Thursday.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 10.4 feet by
  early this morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 10.5 feet...Significant flooding of lowlands, roads,
  railroads, homes and businesses along river from Beckwourth to
  Sloat, including Portola. Highway 89 in Clio may be covered by
  water through early Thursday.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.2
  feet on January 10, 2017.


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


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