Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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WGUS75 KREV 010153
FFSREV

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
653 PM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

NVC019-010245-
/O.CON.KREV.FF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150701T0245Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
LYON NV-
653 PM PDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 745 PM PDT FOR
SOUTH CENTRAL LYON COUNTY...

AT 627 PM PDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED FLASH FLOODING IN
SWEETWATER SUMMIT AREA ALONG NEVADA STATE ROUTE 338.

FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
NEVADA STATE ROUTE 338 AND SWEETWATER SUMMIT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION! RUNOFF WILL QUICKLY FLOOD LOW
LYING AREAS...STREETS...STREAMS...CREEKS...AND RIVERS. MANY ROADWAYS
MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO THE HEAVY RAINFALL AND TRAVEL IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. A FEW INCHES OF FAST FLOWING WATER IS
POWERFUL ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 3856 11925 3856 11916 3853 11914 3845 11911
      3842 11915 3847 11923 3854 11932

$$

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