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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:13 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect from this afternoon through
Tuesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of northwest California, including the following
areas, coastal del norte, del norte interior, Mendocino coast,
northeastern Mendocino interior, northern Humboldt coast,
northern Humboldt interior, northwestern Mendocino interior,
southeastern Mendocino interior, southern Humboldt interior,
southern Trinity, southwestern Humboldt, and southwestern
Mendocino interior.

* From this afternoon through Tuesday afternoon

* rainfall amounts from 2 to 4 inches are forecast to occur from
Monday through Tuesday afternoon. Locally higher amounts are
possible, particularly in south facing mountainous terrain.

* Primary impacts will be Road and rural flooding of low lying
areas with poor drainage, as well as rising water levels for
area streams and rivers. Flooding near the coast will be
enhanced during high tide. Heavy rain combined with gusty
winds will increase the potential for rock and mud slides on
mountain roads.

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.



High Wind Watch

Statement as of 8:11 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on February 21, 2017


... High wind watch remains in effect from 4 PM this afternoon
through late tonight...

* winds... south winds will increase late Monday and Monday night
with speeds of 30 to 40 mph and gusts to 50 to 70 mph over
exposed coastal headlands and higher inland ridges.

* Locations include... ridges near Burnt Ranch, Hayfork, Ruth,Point
Arena, Legget, Laytonville, and Covelo.

* Highways impacted... 101, 3, and 162.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
http://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map



Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:34 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 2:17 AM EST on February 21, 2017


... 72 hour total rainfall reports for northwest California...

Location amount time/date elevation (ft.)

... California...

... Del Norte County...
Camp Six RAWS near Gasquet 4.00 in 1059 am 02/20 3698
Gasquet RAWS 2.86 in 1050 am 02/20 366
Gasquet Ranger station 2.70 in 1100 am 02/20 387
Elk Valley 2.56 in 1100 am 02/20 1705
Klamath 1 se 2.24 in 0700 am 02/20 146
1 ESE Klamath Glen 2.16 in 1045 am 02/20 428
Gasquet 20 ENE 1.99 in 1038 am 02/20 1210
Smith River at Dr fine brdg 1.84 in 1115 am 02/20 35
Crescent City 8 NNE 1.68 in 0800 am 02/20 95
Fort Dick 1.67 in 0700 am 02/20 49
Smith River 1 SSE 1.58 in 0615 am 02/20 120
Crescent City 6 NNE 1.48 in 0800 am 02/20 65
Smith River 1 WNW 0.95 in 1120 am 02/20 200
Jack McNamara Field Airport 0.70 in 0356 am 02/20 56

... Humboldt County...
cooskie mtn RAWS nr Petrolia 5.68 in 1108 am 02/20 2945
2 SSE Honeydew 5.40 in 0800 am 02/20 0
Honeydew 1 SW 4.00 in 1100 am 02/20 370
Petrolia 7 se 3.47 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Petrolia 3.38 in 0800 am 02/20 0
Miranda 4 SW 2.83 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Kneeland 2.77 in 0715 am 02/20 0
Orick 4 SSE 2.71 in 1043 am 02/20 1287
Whitehorn 2 WNW 2.70 in 0900 am 02/20 0
Kneeland 4 SSE 2.55 in 0800 am 02/20 0
Trinidad 1 ENE 2.40 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Garberville 2 SW 2.23 in 0800 am 02/20 0
Miranda 4 se 2.20 in 1030 am 02/20 263
School House RAWS 2.16 in 1101 am 02/20 2653
Orick 11 E 2.04 in 1045 am 02/20 477
McKinleyville 4 E 1.95 in 0800 am 02/20 0
McKinleyville 7 ESE 1.93 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Bridgeville 1.88 in 1100 am 02/20 640
Bridgeville 5 ENE 1.87 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Hoopa 1.76 in 1100 am 02/20 333
Arcata/Eureka Airport 1.76 in 0353 am 02/20 223
Trinidad 1.75 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Rohnerville 1.66 in 1124 am 02/20 196
Hoopa 1.63 in 1040 am 02/20 375
Eureka 2 S 1.63 in 0800 am 02/20 0
WFO Eureka 1.61 in 0400 am 02/20 20
Fieldbrook 9 ENE 1.58 in 0423 am 02/20 600
Bayview 1 se 1.58 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Humboldt Hill 1.56 in 1123 am 02/20 78
Redway 1 NNW 1.55 in 1028 am 02/20 476
Rohnerville 1.53 in 1117 am 02/20 196
Blue Lake 1 NNW 1.48 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Benbow 1.48 in 1123 am 02/20 433
Bridgeville 5 E 1.46 in 1125 am 02/20 2778
Bayview 1.43 in 1122 am 02/20 141
Brush Mountain lookout 1.42 in 1046 am 02/20 3941
Kneeland 5 WNW 1.40 in 0745 am 02/20 0
Slate Creek RAWS 1.40 in 1057 am 02/20 4170
Arcata 1 NNE 1.36 in 1111 am 02/20 190
ft Seward 1.32 in 1115 am 02/20 216
Arcata 2 se 1.31 in 1125 am 02/20 209
Trinidad 1.27 in 1110 am 02/20 176
Alderpoint 7 NW 1.25 in 1051 am 02/20 1059
Willow Creek 5 NNE 1.19 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Redwood creek near Orick 1.08 in 1115 am 02/20 4
Burnt Ranch 8 WSW 1.07 in 1046 am 02/20 3543

... Mendocino County...
Yorkville 4.28 in 1100 am 02/20 1100
Yorkville 1 NE 3.67 in 1118 am 02/20 1978
Cloverdale 5 NNW 3.20 in 1100 am 02/20 350
Boonville RAWS 2.92 in 1050 am 02/20 644
Laytonville RAWS 2.90 in 1029 am 02/20 1819
Boonville 2 WSW 2.82 in 0900 am 02/20 0
Manchester 7 E 2.75 in 1124 am 02/20 2126
Hopland 5 NNE 2.63 in 1115 am 02/20 2682
Laytonville 1 SW 2.59 in 0645 am 02/20 0
Boonville 2.50 in 1121 am 02/20 417
6 SSE Fort Bragg 2.39 in 0730 am 02/20 0
Ukiah 4 WSW 2.38 in 0800 am 02/20 1823
Ukiah 4 S 2.22 in 0730 am 02/20 0
Ukiah 4 WSW 2.06 in 1124 am 02/20 1371
Potter Valley 2 NNW 2.03 in 1100 am 02/20 1080
Dos Rios 3 SSE 2.01 in 1028 am 02/20 2428
Redwood Valley 2 ENE 1.94 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Philo 3 NW 1.88 in 1115 am 02/20 944
Willits Howard rs 1.88 in 1000 am 02/20 1851
Ukiah 1 NW 1.85 in 0711 am 02/20 0
Ukiah 1 ESE 1.81 in 0700 am 02/20 0
Westport 2 NNE 1.80 in 0700 am 02/20 0
McGuires RAWS 1.65 in 1050 am 02/20 626
Ukiah Municipal Airport 1.57 in 0417 am 02/20 626
Willits 1.50 in 1123 am 02/20 1358
Lake Mendocino weather 1.44 in 1045 am 02/20 670
Comptche 9 W 1.36 in 1115 am 02/20 492
Mendocino Pass RAWS 1.31 in 1104 am 02/20 5328
Covelo 8 ENE 0.96 in 1100 am 02/20 1514
Covelo 3 se 0.93 in 1121 am 02/20 1379
Covelo 9 ENE 0.87 in 1045 am 02/20 1500
Fort Bragg 4 SSE 0.34 in 1045 am 02/20 399

... Trinity County...
Taylor Ridge 3.04 in 1100 am 02/20 4000
Trinity Center 1 ESE 3.03 in 0800 am 02/20 2427
Mad River 12 se 2.92 in 1100 am 02/20 2759
scorpion RAWS 2.83 in 1031 am 02/20 4400
Trinity Center 1 SSE 2.33 in 1122 am 02/20 2401
Ruth 4 ESE 1.93 in 1123 am 02/20 2732
Dinsmore 4 se 1.92 in 1053 am 02/20 2873
Hoadley RAWS 1.92 in 1100 am 02/20 4580
yolla Bolly RAWS 1.85 in 1035 am 02/20 4760
Helena 8 N 1.78 in 1032 am 02/20 4609
Weaverville 9 NE 1.70 in 1027 am 02/20 2790
Big Flat 1.56 in 1100 am 02/20 5100
Hayfork 2 WSW 1.54 in 1124 am 02/20 2325
Weaverville 1 ESE 1.46 in 0220 am 02/20 2511
Douglas City 2 SW 1.45 in 0730 am 02/20 1689
Lewiston 5 N 1.40 in 1028 am 02/20 3308
Forest Glen 8 N 1.34 in 1116 am 02/20 4418
Salyer 1 E 1.33 in 0700 am 02/20 762
Hawkins Bar 1 NW 1.32 in 0700 am 02/20 674
Hayfork 1 S 1.30 in 1123 am 02/20 2397
Burnt Ranch 6 SSW 1.23 in 1024 am 02/20 2560
Big Bar 1 NW 1.13 in 1120 am 02/20 1722
Dinsmore 4 ESE 1.04 in 1200 am 02/20 2776
Big Bar 2 WSW 1.01 in 1100 am 02/20 3400

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


NWS Eureka CA
Iris system

1117 am PST Mon Feb 20 2017

... 24 hour wind reports for northwest California...

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... California...

... Del Norte County...
Camp Six RAWS near Gasquet 70 mph 0659 am 02/20 3698
ship mtn RAWS near Gasquet 68 mph 1157 PM 02/19 5304
Jack McNamara Field Airport 60 mph 0500 am 02/20 56*
Gasquet 20 ENE 52 mph 0638 am 02/20 1210
Smith River 1 WNW 32 mph 0549 am 02/20 200
Gasquet RAWS 21 mph 0450 am 02/20 366

... Humboldt County...
Slate Creek RAWS 79 mph 0557 am 02/20 4170
3 ESE Kneeland 68 mph 1215 am 02/20 2745
cooskie mtn RAWS nr Petrolia 68 mph 0108 am 02/20 2945
School House RAWS 67 mph 0501 am 02/20 2653
Kneeland RAWS 60 mph 1155 PM 02/19 2737
Brush Mountain lookout 48 mph 1146 PM 02/19 3941
Rohnerville Airport 44 mph 1035 PM 02/19 393
Arcata/Eureka Airport 44 mph 0406 am 02/20 223
Bayview 40 mph 1127 PM 02/19 141
Trinidad 1 SW 39 mph 0435 am 02/20 44
Rohnerville 36 mph 1134 PM 02/19 196
Rohnerville 35 mph 1059 PM 02/19 196
Hoopa 34 mph 1240 am 02/20 375
Redway 1 NNW 32 mph 0328 am 02/20 476
Orick 4 SSE 31 mph 0443 am 02/20 1287
Bridgeville 5 E 29 mph 1030 PM 02/19 2778
Humboldt Hill 28 mph 0408 am 02/20 78
Orick 11 E 26 mph 0445 am 02/20 477
Arcata 2 se 26 mph 1115 PM 02/19 209
Trinidad 25 mph 0554 am 02/20 176
Blue Lake 1 NW 25 mph 1200 am 02/20 98
Arcata Arpt 24 mph 0410 am 02/20 183
Alderpoint 7 NW 21 mph 1251 am 02/20 1059

... Mendocino County...
Mendocino Pass RAWS 61 mph 0404 am 02/20 5328
Point Arena 44 mph 0118 am 02/20 0
Hopland 5 NNE 44 mph 0315 am 02/20 2682
Boonville 36 mph 0350 am 02/20 417
Ukiah Municipal Airport 36 mph 0230 am 02/20 626
Dos Rios 3 SSE 35 mph 0228 am 02/20 2428
Philo 3 NW 35 mph 0129 am 02/20 944
Manchester 7 E 33 mph 1014 am 02/20 2126
Boonville RAWS 32 mph 0150 am 02/20 644
Willits 28 mph 0343 am 02/20 1358
Covelo 3 se 26 mph 0241 PM 02/19 1379
Yorkville 1 NE 25 mph 0331 am 02/20 1978
Point Arena (p059) 25 mph 0220 am 02/20 67
Calpella 2 SSE 23 mph 1253 PM 02/19 669
Covelo 3 se 23 mph 0300 am 02/20 1400
Laytonville RAWS 21 mph 0429 am 02/20 1819

... Trinity County...
Helena 8 N 40 mph 0532 am 02/20 4609
Dinsmore 4 se 38 mph 0453 am 02/20 2873
Burnt Ranch 6 SSW 34 mph 0424 am 02/20 2560
Forest Glen 8 N 33 mph 0516 am 02/20 4418
Lewiston 5 N 28 mph 0728 am 02/20 3308
yolla Bolly RAWS 26 mph 0535 am 02/20 4760
Weaverville 9 NE 25 mph 0727 am 02/20 2790
scorpion RAWS 25 mph 0631 am 02/20 4400
Weaverville lonnie pool fiel 25 mph 0655 am 02/20 2350
Trinity Center Airport 23 mph 0735 am 02/20 2391
Lewiston 3 se 21 mph 0724 am 02/20 2707

... Maritime stations...
Fairhaven 1 WSW 63 mph 0336 am 02/20 0
Crescent City 58 mph 0436 am 02/20 0
buoy 46022 56 mph 1150 PM 02/19 0
buoy 46014 51 mph 1040 PM 02/19 0

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.

*Jack McNamara Field Airport has been experiencing technical
difficulties with their ASOS Station. Peak wind gusts may be slightly
higher or lower than the observation listed above.


NWS Eureka CA
Iris system

Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:13 AM PST on February 20, 2017

Expires 5:00 PM EST on February 21, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect from this afternoon through
Tuesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of northwest California, including the following
areas, coastal del norte, del norte interior, Mendocino coast,
northeastern Mendocino interior, northern Humboldt coast,
northern Humboldt interior, northwestern Mendocino interior,
southeastern Mendocino interior, southern Humboldt interior,
southern Trinity, southwestern Humboldt, and southwestern
Mendocino interior.

* From this afternoon through Tuesday afternoon

* rainfall amounts from 2 to 4 inches are forecast to occur from
Monday through Tuesday afternoon. Locally higher amounts are
possible, particularly in south facing mountainous terrain.

* Primary impacts will be Road and rural flooding of low lying
areas with poor drainage, as well as rising water levels for
area streams and rivers. Flooding near the coast will be
enhanced during high tide. Heavy rain combined with gusty
winds will increase the potential for rock and mud slides on
mountain roads.

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.



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