San Francisco Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

California, West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada

Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 8:47 AM PDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 11:30 AM EDT on May 30, 2017


The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* small stream flood advisory for...
snowmelt in...
Plumas County in northern California...
Mono County in northern California...
Alpine County in northern California...
El Dorado County in northern California...
Placer County in central California...
Sierra County in northern California...
Nevada County in northern California...
southern Washoe County in western Nevada...
Douglas County in western Nevada...
western Carson City in western Nevada...

* until 830 am PDT Tuesday

* periods of rapid snow melt are likely to continue through the
Memorial Day weekend. This will lead to high flows and minor
flooding near unregulated creeks and streams leading out of the
Sierra.

* The greatest risk for flooding will occur through Thursday morning
and again over the Memorial Day weekend from Saturday to Tuesday
may 30th.

* Daily peak flows on small creeks and streams typically occur
during the evening and overnight hours.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Creeks and streams will run fast and very cold, bringing the risk of
hypothermia for those without protective gear. Those with plans to
Camp in the Sierra over the Memorial Day weekend should be prepared
to quickly leave Creek Side campsites. Hikers will want to be
cautious while trying to cross creeks and streams.


Lat... Lon 3748 11885 3759 11903 3774 11913 3773 11926
      3788 11920 3795 11932 3809 11935 3820 11963
      3845 11968 3869 11998 3881 12003 3885 12016
      3920 12025 3960 12046 3971 12066 3990 12074
      3938 11983 3896 11984 3746 11843


Brong


Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 8:47 AM PDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 11:30 AM EDT on May 30, 2017


The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* small stream flood advisory for...
snowmelt in...
Plumas County in northern California...
Mono County in northern California...
Alpine County in northern California...
El Dorado County in northern California...
Placer County in central California...
Sierra County in northern California...
Nevada County in northern California...
southern Washoe County in western Nevada...
Douglas County in western Nevada...
western Carson City in western Nevada...

* until 830 am PDT Tuesday

* periods of rapid snow melt are likely to continue through the
Memorial Day weekend. This will lead to high flows and minor
flooding near unregulated creeks and streams leading out of the
Sierra.

* The greatest risk for flooding will occur through Thursday morning
and again over the Memorial Day weekend from Saturday to Tuesday
may 30th.

* Daily peak flows on small creeks and streams typically occur
during the evening and overnight hours.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Creeks and streams will run fast and very cold, bringing the risk of
hypothermia for those without protective gear. Those with plans to
Camp in the Sierra over the Memorial Day weekend should be prepared
to quickly leave Creek Side campsites. Hikers will want to be
cautious while trying to cross creeks and streams.


Lat... Lon 3748 11885 3759 11903 3774 11913 3773 11926
      3788 11920 3795 11932 3809 11935 3820 11963
      3845 11968 3869 11998 3881 12003 3885 12016
      3920 12025 3960 12046 3971 12066 3990 12074
      3938 11983 3896 11984 3746 11843


Brong


Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Wind Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Colorado - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Michigan - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Montana - Special Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement
New Mexico -
New York - Coastal Flood Statement
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Special Statement
North Dakota - Frost Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Areal Flood Warning
South Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning
South Dakota - Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Utah - Areal Flood Warning
Virginia - Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory
Washington - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement

More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
Got Our Weather App?
Listen to Radio.com Anywhere, Anytime!

Listen Live