River Statement
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA, CA
904 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued
a Hydrologic Statement in cooperation with the California Department
of Water Resources for the following rivers in California...

  Eel River At Fernbridge affecting Humboldt County

Recent rainfall amounts have averaged between 2 and 3 inches across
much of the area. Additional rainfall amounts of around a quarter of
an inch are possible in showers.

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 around 4 PM today or as
warranted by changing conditions.

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904 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

* Forecast information for the Eel River At Fernbridge
* The Eel River At Fernbridge to rise above monitor stage.
* At 08:15 AM Saturday the stage was...8.4 feet.
* Only minor flooding is forecast.
* Monitor Stage is 14.0 feet, flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* This river is Forecast to rise above monitor stage of 14.0 ft this
  evening, then forecast to crest near 16.0 ft. The river is then
  forecast to fall below monitor stage of 14.0 ft tomorrow morning,
  then forecast to recede to near 5.0 ft Tuesday morning.
* IMPACTS...At 16.0 feet...expect minor flooding of western portions
  of Cannibal Island Road, Camp Weott Road and adjacent low lying
  areas. Flooding will be enhanced when the crest occurs during times
  of high tide.

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