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Flood Warning

728 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

...Flood Warning for Pohono Bridge on the Merced River is
no longe in effect...

.The Flood Warning for Pohono Bridge is no longer in effect, as
the Merced River is forecast to recede today and no longer
expected to rise to flood stage.

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


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:

The next statement will be issued [Add day and time here].


728 AM PDT Thu May 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Merced River at Pohono Bridge.
* At  7:00 AM Thursday the stage was 10.1 feet
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast to recede to near 9.0 FT this evening then forecast to
  rise to near  9.5 FT tonight then forecast to fluctuate near 9.0 FT
  thru tomorrow morning.
* Flood Stage 10.0 ft
* Monitor Stage MSG ft
* IMPACT...Near 10.0 feet, Western portion of North Pines Campground
  located at the east end of Yosemite Valley between the confluence
  of the Merced River and Tenaya Creek begins to flood. Water rises
  to the base of the swinging bridge downstream from Chapel Meadow.
* IMPACT...Near 9.5 feet, Portion of Lower Pines Campground becomes
  flooded. Limited site-specific evacuations begin at Housekeeping
  Camp located along the south-facing bank of the Merced River.
  (Upstream from Sentinel Bridge and downstream from Stoneman Bridge)
* IMPACT...Near 9.0 feet, Chapel Meadow (south side of river) and
  Cooks Meadow (north side of river) begins to experience overflow.
* IMPACT...Near 6.5 feet, River is closed to rafters and flotation.


LAT...LON 3776 11975 3782 11956 3769 11952 3761 11968


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