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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:00 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 23, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Sacramento River at Ord Ferry.
* At 8:45 am Monday the stage was 115.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to recede to near 114.5 ft early tomorrow morning then
forecast to fluctuate near 114.5 ft thru late tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 114.0 ft
* monitor stage 110.0 ft
* impact... near 114.0 feet, designated flood stage. Design overflow
level for m&t, 3bs and Goose Lake flood control facilities to
divert flood flows into Butte basin. M&t overflows close River Road
from Ord Ferry Road to Chico Road. Ord Ferry Road is already
closed.
* Impact... near 110.5 feet, head cuts in 3bs Silt Weir start overflow
into Butte basin, flooding dips on Ord Ferry Road west of River
Road. Persistent flows at or above this level increase flooding in
Butte basin. Ord Ferry Road and additional roads in Glenn and
Colusa counties are closed due to flooding.

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Lat... Lon 3971 12211 3971 12189 3955 12185 3953 12206





959 am PST sun Feb 19 2017

... A Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams remains in
effect until 400 PM PST Thursday for Colusa... Yolo... Sutter...
Solano... Plumas... alpine... Placer... Shasta... Lassen... Amador...
Tuolumne... Sacramento... lake... Stanislaus... San Joaquin... El
Dorado... Calaveras... Tehama... Butte... Glenn... Sierra... Yuba and
Nevada counties...

* interior northern California will experience another significant
uptick in flooding problems starting late tonight and continuing
through Monday night as an intense atmospheric river type storm
arrives.

* Our entire region has saturated soils and many flooded areas
already. This will enhance the impact of additional heavy rains
this week.

* Additional stress will be placed on levees, rivers, creeks, and
streams.

* We may see flooding in locations which haven't been impacted in
many years.

* We are strongly advising all residents in interior northern
California to be prepared for flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared to evacuate if flooding should affect your area. Gather
a "go bag" with important items like medications and hard to replace
documents. Do not Forget to plan for you pets and animals.

Please never drive across flooded waters and roadways, especially
flowing water. Most people who are killed or injured during floods
are attempting to drive through flooded waters. Turn around, don't
drown!

Lat... Lon 3725 12146 3810 12157 3808 12230 3832 12206
      3884 12229 3867 12262 3907 12309 3950 12306
      3955 12288 4033 12307 4058 12269 4117 12246
      4118 12250 4118 12133 4059 12132 3835 11963
      3776 11988 3780 12018 3713 12122


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Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning

Statement as of 1:10 PM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 20, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM PST this
afternoon...

... High Wind Warning remains in effect until 4 am PST Tuesday...

... Wind Advisory in effect from 4 am to 10 am PST Tuesday...


* timing... gusty winds continue today. Strongest winds expected
tonight.

* Winds... gusts around 40 mph today increasing to 55 to 65 mph
tonight.

* Impacts... downed trees, blowing debris, and widespread,
potentially long-lasting power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.


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Hydrologic Statement

Statement as of 9:14 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EST on February 21, 2017


Forecast information for
Bear River above Wheatland.
* At 8:45 am Monday the stage was 7.6 feet.
* Forecast to rise above monitor stage of 16.0 ft late this evening
then forecast to crest near 20.0 ft tomorrow morning then forecast
to fluctuate near 20.0 ft thru late tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 24.0 ft
* monitor stage 16.0 ft
* impact... near 13.6 feet, Orchards within the levee downstream near
Pleasant Grove Road begin to flood.

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Lat... Lon 3899 12158 3903 12142 3897 12133 3882 12161





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Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Kansas - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning
New Mexico - Fire Weather Watch
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
South Dakota - Areal Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Utah - Public Information Statement
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