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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Reno NV
157 PM PDT Fri Oct 22 2021

CAZ072-NVZ002-003-232300-
/O.CON.KREV.FA.A.0001.211024T1200Z-211025T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Greater Reno-Carson
City-Minden Area-
Including the cities of Truckee, Virginia City, Stateline, Tahoe
City, Sparks, Glenbrook, Incline Village, Gardnerville, South Lake
Tahoe, Markleeville, and Verdi
157 PM PDT Fri Oct 22 2021

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of east central California and western Nevada, including
  the following areas, in east central California, Greater Lake
  Tahoe Area. In western Nevada, Greater Lake Tahoe Area and Greater
  Reno-Carson City-Minden Area.

* From late Saturday night through Monday morning.

* Heavy rainfall from an atmospheric river will move into the region
  Saturday night and may continue into Monday morning. High snow
  levels will lower to near 6000 feet sometime Monday.

* Debris flows, ash flows, rock falls, and tree falls are possible,
  especially on or near burn scars and steep terrain. This includes
  the Tamarack, Caldor, and Numbers burn scars. Rises on small
  creeks and reams are expected, equipment in and near river and
  creek channels should be moved to safety. Rock falls in canyons
  and ponding of water on roads will create hazardous driving
  conditions, specially along Interstate 80 between Truckee and
  Reno. Localized urban flooding is also possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood
Warnings.

&&

$$



Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
125 PM PDT Fri Oct 22 2021

CAZ072-NVZ002-232300-
/O.CON.KREV.WS.A.0006.211025T0600Z-211026T0600Z/
Greater Lake Tahoe Area-
125 PM PDT Fri Oct 22 2021

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING ABOVE 8000 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible above 8000 feet. Total snow
  accumulations of 1 to 3 feet with locally higher amounts
  possible. Light snow accumulations are possible below 8000 feet
  Sunday night into Monday. Expect wind gusts up to 50 mph in the
  lower elevations and Sierra ridge gusts near 100 mph.

* WHERE...Greater Lake Tahoe Area.

* WHEN...From Sunday evening through Monday evening.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult over Carson Pass and
  the Mount Rose Summit. Backcountry recreation is not advised
  this weekend. Strong winds could cause tree and power line
  damage.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Snow levels are forecast to start above
  9000 feet Saturday night before lowering to 6000 Monday
  afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Now is the time to prepare an emergency kit for your home and
car. If traveling consider alternate plans, remember to carry
tire chains, extra food, water and clothing. Once the storm
arrives, travel may be difficult or impossible for an extended
period of time.

&&

$$



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