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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1024 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

NVC007-310531-
/O.EXP.KLKN.FF.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140731T0530Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ELKO NV-
1024 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 1030 PM PDT FOR CENTRAL
ELKO COUNTY...

THE THUNDERSTORMS THAT PRODUCED THE HEAVY RAINS AND FLASH FLOODING
ALONG PORTIONS OF STATE ROUTE 226...CHICKEN CREEK SUMMIT ROAD...AND
THE WESTERN SLOPES OF THE INDEPENDENCE MOUNTAINS. NEVADA DEPARTMENT
OF TRANSPORTATION REPORTS CHICKEN CREEK SUMMIT ROAD IS
PASSABLE...BUT THERE MAY BE SPOTS ALONG THE ROAD THAT MAY BE MUD
COVERED. IF DRIVING ALONG THIS ROAD THIS EVENING...PLEASE USE
CAUTION AS SLIPPERY CONDITIONS DUE TO DEBRIS AND MUD WILL CAUSE
HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

&&

LAT...LON 4146 11620 4162 11619 4163 11598 4128 11596
      4137 11621

$$

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FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NVC007-310715-
/O.NEW.KLKN.FF.W.0006.140731T0325Z-140731T0715Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
825 PM PDT WED JUL 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY IN NORTHEAST NEVADA...
  THIS INCLUDES PEQUOP SUMMIT...OASIS...MONTELLO...CONTACT...AND
  HIGHWAY 93...

* UNTIL 1215 AM PDT/115 AM MDT/

* AT 824 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
FLASH FLOODING WAS LIKELY FROM THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WARNED AREA.
SOME OF THE STORMS WERE PRODUCING NEARLY TWO INCHES OF RAIN PER HOUR
IN SHORT BURSTS. THIS WILL CAUSE SERIOUS FLOODING IN LOW SPOTS AND
IN DRY WASHES...AND WILL LIKELY OVER RUN THE HIGHWAY.

NIGHT TIME FLOODING IS OFTEN FATAL. NEVER DRIVE INTO FLOODED ROADS.
TURN AROUND. DON`T DROWN.

LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF INCLUDE...CONTACT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

&&

LAT...LON 4096 11458 4113 11497 4191 11478 4184 11403
      4100 11404

$$

BB

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