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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
238 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN TODAY FOR THE SIERRA AND PARTS OF
WESTERN NEVADA...

.ABUNDANT MOISTURE WITH UNSTABLE CONDITIONS WILL LEAD TO
INCREASING THUNDERSTORMS TODAY. MOST STORMS ARE LIKELY TO BE SLOW
MOVING WITH HEAVY RAINFALL CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLASH
FLOODING...ESPECIALLY IN STEEP TERRAIN AND WILDFIRE BURN SCARS.
OUTDOOR HOLIDAY AND RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES WILL BE IMPACTED.

CAZ072-073-NVZ001>004-042300-
/O.NEW.KREV.FF.A.0002.150704T1800Z-150705T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-MONO-MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH LAKE TAHOE...TRUCKEE...
BRIDGEPORT...MAMMOTH LAKES...HAWTHORNE...YERINGTON...
SMITH VALLEY...INCLINE VILLAGE...SPARKS...GARDNERVILLE...
VIRGINIA CITY...FERNLEY...FALLON...LOVELOCK...SILVER SPRINGS
238 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AND
  NEVADA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL
  CALIFORNIA...GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA AND MONO. IN NEVADA...
  GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA...GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN
  AREA...MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES AND WESTERN NEVADA
  BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE.

* FROM 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING

* WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
  TODAY...MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON. RECENT RAINFALL HAS LED TO
  SATURATED GROUND IN MANY LOCATIONS. MANY STORMS WILL MOVE SLOWLY
  AND MAY REDEVELOP OR PERSIST OVER SOME LOCATIONS...ENHANCING
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS AND FLASH FLOODING POTENTIAL.

* AREAS MOST PRONE TO FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE SMALL CREEKS AND
  STREAMS NEAR STEEPER TERRAIN...NEAR BURN SCARS INCLUDING THE
  WASHINGTON FIRE AREA IN ALPINE COUNTY...AND LOW LYING AREAS.
  ROCK SLIDES AND DEBRIS/WATER FLOWS OVER ROADWAYS ARE POSSIBLE.
  IF CAMPING OUTDOORS THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND...REMAIN AWARE OF WATER
  NEAR YOU...AND HAVE A PLAN TO MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND SHOULD FLASH
  FLOODING OCCUR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS...CREEKS
AND OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS IS POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA.
PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD MONITOR WEATHER.GOV/RENO FOR
UPDATES AND BE PREPARED FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION SHOULD HEAVY RAINS
AND FLOODING OCCUR OR A FLASH FLOOD WARNING BE ISSUED.

&&

$$
MJD

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
315 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015


PZZ530-041815-
/O.NEW.KMTR.SC.Y.0074.150704T2200Z-150705T0400Z/
SAN PABLO BAY SUISUN BAY THE WEST DELTA AND SAN FRANCISCO BAY
NORTH OF THE BAY BRIDGE-
315 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN FRANCISCO HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
9 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
445 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

CAZ093-094-051200-
MARIPOSA MADERA AND FRESNO COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
TULARE COUNTY FOOTHILLS-
445 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE FOOTHILLS OF THE
SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA.

...THUNDERSTORMS...

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS: FREQUENT LIGHTNING...LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND GUSTY
  WINDS MAY BE ASSOCIATED WITH THESE STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
445 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

CAZ096-097-051200-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
445 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA.

...THUNDERSTORMS...

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS: THUNDERSTORMS MAY BRING HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND THE
  POSSIBILITY OF LOCALIZED FLOODING...ESPECIALLY OVER BURN SCAR
  AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY...MAINLY OVER THE
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS: THUNDERSTORMS MAY BRING HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND THE
  POSSIBILITY OF LOCALIZED FLOODING...ESPECIALLY OVER BURN SCAR
  AREAS.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
416 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

CAZ003-076-051130-
NORTH COAST INTERIOR-MENDOCINO INTERIOR-
416 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE MOUNTAINS THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE MOUNTAINS EACH DAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS PLEASE REFER TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR
WEATHER.GOV/EUREKA.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
416 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

CAZ004-051130-
UPPER TRINITY RIVER-
416 AM PDT SAT JUL 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE MOUNTAINS EACH DAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS PLEASE REFER TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR
WEATHER.GOV/EUREKA.

$$

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