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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Reno NV
238 PM PDT Thu Oct 21 2021

CAZ073-222145-
/O.NEW.KREV.FA.A.0001.211024T1800Z-211026T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Mono County-
Including the cities of Bridgeport, Lee Vining, Coleville, and
Mammoth Lakes
238 PM PDT Thu Oct 21 2021

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* Flood Watch for a portion of east central California, including
  the following area, Mono County.

* From Sunday morning through Monday afternoon.

* Heavy rainfall from an atmospheric river will move into the
  eastern Sierra by Sunday morning and may continue into Monday
  afternoon. High snow levels will lower to near 7000 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 Slink and Boot burn scars. Rises on small creeks and streams
  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.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

BB



Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Reno NV
235 PM PDT Thu Oct 21 2021

CAZ073-222300-
/O.NEW.KREV.WS.A.0006.211025T0000Z-211026T0600Z/
Mono County-
235 PM PDT Thu Oct 21 2021

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible above 9000 feet. Total snow
  accumulations in excess of 2 to 3 feet possible above 9000
  feet. Snow may begin to accumulate below 9000 feet by Monday
  afternoon. Sierra ridge winds could gust as high as 100 mph.

* WHERE...Mono County.

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

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult in the higher
  elevations of the Sierra. Backcountry activities are not
  advised this weekend. Strong winds could cause tree 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.

&&

$$

http://www.weather.gov/reno



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