Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FLWEKA
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA, CA
345 PM PST SAT JAN 21 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

A frontal system moving across the region Saturday night and Sunday morning
will bring 1 to 2 inches of rainfall accumulation. This will result in a
rapid and steep rise for the Navarro River, causing the river to briefly
exceed flood stage during late Sunday morning.

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 at 9 AM PST Sunday or as
warranted by changing conditions.

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/NVRC1.1.ER.170122T1720Z.170122T1800Z.170122T1830Z.NO/
345 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

 The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Navarro River At Navarro.
* From Sunday morning to Sunday afternoon...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  3:15 PM Saturday the stage was 17.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast late Sunday morning.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* This river is expected to rise above flood stage of  23.0 ft late
  tomorrow morning, cresting near 23.2 ft late tomorrow morning, then
  forecast to fall below flood stage of 23.0 ft near
  tomorrow noon, then forecast to recede to near 13.0 ft Monday
  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.

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


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