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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Reno NV
1231 PM PDT Tue Apr 23 2019

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Greater Lake Tahoe Area-Greater Reno-Carson City-Minden Area-
1231 PM PDT Tue Apr 23 2019

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING FOR THE CARSON VALLEY NEAR THE WEST FORK OF THE
CARSON RIVER...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* Flood Watch for a portion of western Nevada, including the
  following area...the Carson Valley near the West Fork of the
  Carson River

* From Thursday evening through Saturday morning

* The river forecast for the West Fork of the Carson River near
  Woodfords is expected to NEAR flood stage Thursday and Friday
  nights, with flooding possible downstream in the Carson Valley
  Thursday night and Friday morning and again Friday night and
  Saturday morning.

* Potential flooding impacts are expected to remain in
  agricultural areas of the Carson Valley, with flooding possible
  onto or over rural east to west oriented roads crossing the
  valley.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Persons living or farming near the West Fork of the Carson River
in the Carson Valley should monitor the latest weather information
at weather.gov/reno and be prepared to take action should flooding
occur.

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