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Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
123 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

...Another strong storm hits northern California through
Tuesday...

.A stronger weather system will move through northern California
through Tuesday. It will bring periods of strong winds and heavy
snow to the higher elevations. A period of higher snow levels
today will limit snow impacts to near passes and higher but snow
levels will fall again by Tuesday morning. If traveling through
the Sierra Cascade range expect chain controls, long delays and
possible closures. Mudslides and rockslides could impact mountain
roads making them impassable for a day or more.

CAZ068-069-220000-
/O.CON.KSTO.WS.W.0010.000000T0000Z-170222T0600Z/
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the cities of Chester, Quincy, and Blue Canyon
123 PM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST
TUESDAY...

* Main impacts: travelers may experience long delays. Chain
  controls likely. Poor visibility due to snow and strong
  southwest wind gusts over 60 mph will make travel hazardous.
  Mudslides also possible across steeper terrain.

* Confidence...High.

* Locations...Interstate 80 over Donner pass, Highway 50 over
  Echo summit, Highway 88 over Carson pass, and Lassen park.

* Timing...periods of heavy snow through Tuesday evening before
  dropping off to lighter snow Tuesday night.

* Snow amounts...up to a foot of snow expected down to about
  5500 feet with 2 to 5 feet of snow possible above 6000 feet
  between today and Tuesday evening.

* Snow levels...snow levels around 7000 feet dropping on Tuesday
  to between 4000 and 5000 feet.

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring.  Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in
an emergency. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food,
and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. Strong winds
are also possible. This will make travel very hazardous or
impossible.

&&

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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
900 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
California..
  Sacramento River At Tehama Bridge
  Sacramento River At Vina Woodson Bridge
  Sacramento River At Ord Ferry

.Flooding continues at some locations on the Upper Sacramento River
System. Some locations may fluctuate around flood stage during the
next couple of days due to reservoir releases and the amount of
rainfall. Many locations will crest today or Tuesday.

Forecasts are based on present and forecasted meteorological and
hydrologic conditions at time of issuance.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Unlisted forecast points are expected to remain below monitor stage.
All those affected by river conditions should remain alert for rapid
changes and for possible forecast revisions.

For more hydrologic information and stage definitions refer to the
following web site:  http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/sto/hydro_data.php


The next statement will be issued Monday, February 20 at 4 PM PST.

&&

CAC103-211859-
/O.CON.KSTO.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/TEHC1.1.ER.170207T1337Z.170219T0445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
900 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sacramento River At Tehama Bridge.
* At  8:00 AM Monday the stage was 214.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to fluctuate near 214.0 FT thru late this morning then
  forecast to recede to near 213.5 FT then forecast to rise to near
  215.0 FT late tomorrow morning with continued rise expected.
* Flood stage 213.0 ft
* Monitor stage 210.0 ft
* Impact...Near 214.0 feet, Between two hundred thirteen and two
  hundred fourteen feet the county park becomes inaccessible. At two
  hundred forteen feet water begins to enter Driftwood RV fishing
  resort on east bank of river and just north of the county park.
* Impact...Near 213.0 feet, Flood stage - Road inside trailer park and
  turn around site under RR tracks (Tehama/Vina road) become
  impassible. Water is into area around structures on east side of
  river. No structural damage. Sheriff`s office issues advisory.
  Makes sure Pelhams Bay, Snug Harbor, River Inn (small trailer parks
  all in a row on east side of river north of bridge) know of
  advisory.
* Impact...Near 210.0 feet, Water into rv park on east side of river.
  Tires of trailers get wet.


 &&

LAT...LON 4009 12228 4010 12205 3996 12199 3994 12221


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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
900 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
California..
  Sacramento River At Tehama Bridge
  Sacramento River At Vina Woodson Bridge
  Sacramento River At Ord Ferry

.Flooding continues at some locations on the Upper Sacramento River
System. Some locations may fluctuate around flood stage during the
next couple of days due to reservoir releases and the amount of
rainfall. Many locations will crest today or Tuesday.

Forecasts are based on present and forecasted meteorological and
hydrologic conditions at time of issuance.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Unlisted forecast points are expected to remain below monitor stage.
All those affected by river conditions should remain alert for rapid
changes and for possible forecast revisions.

For more hydrologic information and stage definitions refer to the
following web site:  http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/sto/hydro_data.php


The next statement will be issued Monday, February 20 at 4 PM PST.

&&

CAC103-211859-
/O.CON.KSTO.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/VWBC1.1.ER.170221T1600Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
900 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sacramento River At Vina Woodson Bridge.
* At  8:45 AM Monday the stage was 181.4 feet.
* Forecast to fluctuate near 181.5 FT thru near this midnight then
  expected to rise above flood stage of  183.0 FT late tomorrow
  morning with continued rise expected.
* Flood stage 183.0 ft
* Monitor stage 180.0 ft


 &&

LAT...LON 3996 12221 3999 12201 3982 12196 3981 12216


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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
959 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

CAC003-005-007-009-011-017-021-033-035-057-061-063-067-077-089-091-
095-099-101-103-109-113-115-240000-
/O.CON.KSTO.FA.W.0011.000000T0000Z-170224T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Colusa CA-Yolo CA-Sutter CA-Solano CA-Plumas CA-Alpine CA-Placer CA-
Shasta CA-Lassen CA-Amador CA-Tuolumne CA-Sacramento CA-Lake CA-
Stanislaus CA-San Joaquin CA-El Dorado CA-Calaveras CA-Tehama CA-
Butte CA-Glenn CA-Sierra CA-Yuba CA-Nevada CA-
959 AM PST SUN FEB 19 2017

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 400 PM PST THURSDAY FOR COLUSA...YOLO...SUTTER...
SOLANO...PLUMAS...ALPINE...PLACER...SHASTA...LASSEN...AMADOR...
TUOLUMNE...SACRAMENTO...LAKE...STANISLAUS...SAN JOAQUIN...EL
DORADO...CALAVERAS...TEHAMA...BUTTE...GLENN...SIERRA...YUBA AND
NEVADA COUNTIES...

* Interior Northern California will experience another significant
  uptick in flooding problems starting late tonight and continuing
  through Monday night as an intense Atmospheric River type storm
  arrives.

* Our entire region has saturated soils and many flooded areas
  already.  This will enhance the impact of additional heavy rains
  this week.

* Additional stress will be placed on levees, rivers, creeks, and
  streams.

* We may see flooding in locations which haven`t been impacted in
  many years.

* We are strongly advising all residents in interior Northern
  California to be prepared for flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be prepared to evacuate if flooding should affect your area.  Gather
a "go bag" with important items like medications and hard to replace
documents.  Do not forget to plan for you pets and animals.

Please never drive across flooded waters and roadways, especially
flowing water.  Most people who are killed or injured during floods
are attempting to drive through flooded waters.  Turn around, don`t
drown!

LAT...LON 3725 12146 3810 12157 3808 12230 3832 12206
      3884 12229 3867 12262 3907 12309 3950 12306
      3955 12288 4033 12307 4058 12269 4117 12246
      4118 12250 4118 12133 4059 12132 3835 11963
      3776 11988 3780 12018 3713 12122

$$

MK




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