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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:59 AM PST on February 19, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EST on February 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!

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851 am PST sun Feb 19 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sacramento River at Ord Ferry.* At 7:45 am Sunday the stage was 116.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to fluctuate near 117.0 ft thru this afternoon then
forecast to recede to near 116.0 ft 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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851 am PST sun Feb 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Sacramento River near Hamilton City.
* Until late tonight... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 am Sunday the stage was 149.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to fall below flood stage of 148.0 ft this afternoon then
forecast to recede to near 145.0 ft late tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 148.0 ft
* monitor stage 143.0 ft
* impact... near 148.0 feet, overflow begins on the East Bank of the
river, from near Wilson Landing Road to Highway 32.
* Impact... near 138.5 feet, West Sacramento Avenue and River Road
north of big Chico creek flood 1.5 hours after the Hamilton City
gage reaches 138.5-138.8 feet.

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1112 am PST Sat Feb 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Colusa County in central California...
northwestern Sutter County in central California...
southwestern Tehama County in northern California...
southwestern Butte County in northern California...
Glenn County in central California...

* until 1100 am PST Sunday

* at 1104 am PST, reports from emergency managers, law enforcement
and public indicate widespread flooding impacts even as rain has
subsided. Valley streams will continue to rise as it takes time
for the mountain runoff to reach the valley floor. Many
evacuations have been issued. Pay attention to your local
emergency officials for evacuation notices.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Chico, Red Bluff, Corning, Orland, Willows, Maxwell, Elk Creek,
Glenn, Colusa, Tehama, Pennington, Tisdale, Henleyville, Paskenta,
Butte City, stoneyford, College City, Codora, Afton and Delevan.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


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Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch

Statement as of 4:30 AM PST on February 19, 2017

Expires 4:00 AM EST on February 21, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect until 7 PM PST Monday...
... High wind watch in effect from Monday evening through late
Monday night...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM PST Monday. A high wind
watch has also been issued. This high wind watch is in effect
from Monday evening through late Monday night.

* Timing... gusty winds today will maximize Monday evening. Winds
will decrease overnight with relatively light breezes on
Tuesday. |

* Winds... winds today through Monday 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40
mph. Winds Monday night gusting to 50 mph or higher. Winds
decreasing late Monday night.

* Impacts... downed trees, tree limbs, blowing debris and 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 watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.


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Hydrologic Statement

Statement as of 9:06 AM PST on February 19, 2017

Expires 6:00 AM EST on February 21, 2017


Forecast information for
feather river near Nicolaus.
* At 8:15 am Sunday the stage was 42.7 feet.
* Forecast to recede to near 42.0 ft late tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 47.0 ft
* monitor stage 39.0 ft


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