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Flash Flood Warning

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
523 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

CAC063-310215-
/O.CON.KSTO.FF.W.0004.000000T0000Z-140731T0215Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PLUMAS CA-
523 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 PM PDT FOR
NORTHWESTERN PLUMAS COUNTY...

AT 516 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING MODERATE RAIN OVER THE WARNED
AREA. THE RAINFALL INTENSITY HAS MOMENTARILY TAPERED BUT MORE CELLS
CONTINUE TO FORM TO THE SOUTHWEST AND MOVE NORTHEAST OVER THE WARNED
AREA.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO WESTERN SIDE
OF LAKE ALMANOR...STATE ROUTE 89...AND ROADWAYS ON EITHER SIDE OF
HIGHWAY 89 IN THE WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN
SACRAMENTO.

&&

LAT...LON 4030 12125 4024 12113 4016 12117 4017 12129

$$

RB






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