weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Flood Watch


Flood Watch
National Weather Service Eureka CA
928 PM PST Wed Jan 16 2019

CAZ104-106>108-110>113-171330-
/O.CON.KEKA.FA.A.0001.000000T0000Z-190117T2000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Southwestern Humboldt-Southern Humboldt Interior-Northern Trinity-
Southern Trinity-Northwestern Mendocino Interior-
Northeastern Mendocino Interior-Southwestern Mendocino Interior-
Southeastern Mendocino Interior-
928 PM PST Wed Jan 16 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of northwest California, including Mendocino and
  Trinity counties and Southern Humboldt county.

* Through Thursday morning

* The heaviest rain has occurred this afternoon and evening with
  the cold front, but showers with heavy downpours will continue
  into Thursday. Rainfall amounts of up to an inch can be
  expected Thursday afternoon.

* Ponding of water on roadways, rapid rises on small rivers and
  creeks, and mud slides or debris flows over recent burn scar
  areas are possible with locally heavy rain.

* Flooding may occur or be occurring on the Russian River, the
  Navarro River and Eel River. Separate statements have been
  issued for those rivers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Eureka CA
928 PM PST Wed Jan 16 2019

CAZ109-171330-
/O.CON.KEKA.FA.A.0001.000000T0000Z-190117T2000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Mendocino Coast-
928 PM PST Wed Jan 16 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of northwest California, including the following
  area, Mendocino Coast.

* Through Thursday morning

* The heaviest rain has occurred this afternoon and evening with
  the cold front, but showers with heavy downpours will continue
  into Thursday. Rainfall amounts of up to an inch can be expected
  Thursday afternoon.

* Ponding of water on roadways, rapid rises on small rivers and
  creeks, and mud slides or debris flows over recent burn scar
  areas are possible with locally heavy rain.

* Rapid rises are occurring on the Garcia River. This may flood
  highway 1 north of Point Arena.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
412 PM PST Wed Jan 16 2019

...Heavy Rains Forecast over Interior Northern California...

.The flood watch is for runoff from heavy rains which includes
possible flooding of small rivers and creeks, and possible mud
slides or debris flows within the Carr, Delta and Hirz burn scar
areas.

CAZ013-063-064-066-171500-
/O.CON.KSTO.FA.A.0001.000000T0000Z-190117T1500Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County-
Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County-
Clear Lake/Southern Lake County-
Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-
412 PM PST Wed Jan 16 2019

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING FOR MUD
AND DEBRIS FLOWS FOR THE CARR, DELTA, HIRTZ AND MENDOCINO COMPLEX
BURN SCAR AREAS....

The Flood Watch for mud and debris flows continues for

* The burn scars of the Carr, Delta, Hirtz and Mendocino complex.


* Through Thursday morning

* Moderate to heavy rain can be expected during this period. 2 to
  4 inches in the foothills and mountains, and local amounts of 5
  to 7 inches across northern Shasta County and eastern Butte
  County.

* Ponding of water on roadways, rises on small rivers and
  creeks, and mud slides or debris flows over recent burn scar
  areas are possible with heavy precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE