Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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WGUS85 KLKN 241947
FLSLKN
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Elko NV
1247 PM PDT Wed May 24 2017

For the Lower Humboldt River, including Battle Mountain and Comus,
minor to moderate flooding is occurring and is expected to continue.

For the Jarbidge River, including Jarbidge, minor flooding is
expected over the next several days.

...Rivers are still running high...

                    FLD    OBSERVED         FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION            STG   STG DAY  TIME    Thu    Fri    Sat

Lower Humboldt
  Battle Mountain   9.5    9.6 Wed 12 PM    9.6    9.4    9.3
  Comus             9.5   10.6 Wed 12 PM   10.7   10.6   10.6

NVC015-251947-
/O.EXT.KLKN.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-170526T1400Z/
/HBMN2.1.ER.170513T0622Z.170518T2100Z.170526T0200Z.UU/
1247 PM PDT Wed May 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Humboldt River At Battle Mountain.
* until Friday morning.
* At 12:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.6 feet by this
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow evening.
* Impact...at 9.5 feet...Flood stage. Minor lowland flooding
  throughout reach. A few rural roads begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4074 11638 4055 11649 4060 11691 4076 11710 4093 11704

$$

NVC013-251947-
/O.CON.KLKN.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CMSN2.2.ER.170318T1515Z.170331T1315Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1247 PM PDT Wed May 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Humboldt River At Comus.
* until further notice.
* At 12:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Impact...at 10.5 feet...Moderate lowland flooding throughout reach,
  with some rural roads flooded. Minor flooding in lower parts of
  winnemucca with sewer backups. The main area impacted is between
  the Union Pacific Railroad and Second Street beneath Interstate 80.
  Property damage in Winnemucca is minimal.

&&

LAT...LON 4103 11702 4070 11705 4090 11762 4087 11800 4118 11795

$$

NVC007-251947-
/O.ROU.KLKN.HY.S.0000.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/JBGN2.N.UU.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1247 PM PDT Wed May 24 2017

* At 12:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 5.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.5 feet.
* Official forecasts are not issued for this location. However
  the river is rising and is expected to cause minor flooding
  as early as Thursday.
* Minor flooding could last through the weekend.
* Impact...at 5.5 feet...Flood stage; minor flooding along channel.

$$

LW




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