Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 10:14 AM PST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 am PST Saturday
above 2000 feet...

* what... heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel
conditions, including during the evening commute. Additional
snow accumulations of 4 to 12 inches, with localized amounts up
to 18 inches, are expected.

* Where... Shasta Lake area / northern Shasta County and Burney
Basin / eastern Shasta County.

* When... until 4 am Saturday.

* Additional details... be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means there will be snow covered
roads and limited visibilities. Travel is not recommended while
the warning is in effect. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency.The latest Road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 7:35 PM PST Feb. 14, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has extended the

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams for...
rain and snowmelt in...
northwestern Colusa County in central California...
north Central Lake County in central California...
western Tehama County in northern California...
western Glenn County in central California...
southwestern Shasta County in northern California...

* until 330 PM PST Friday.

* Heavy rainfall combined with some snow melt over the Lower
Mountain elevations has resulted in widespread urban and low-land
flooding as well as rises and flooding of small streams.
Additional rainfall in the Central Valley will range from around
one-half inch to an inch through Friday night. Foothill and
mountain elevations are expected to receive another 1 to 4 inches
of liquid precipitation with most of that occurring as snow as
snow levels lower to 2000 to 3000 feet through Friday.
Lowering snow levels will reduce runoff in the drainage basins.

* Water will be slow to recede in low lying areas, thus the warning
has been extended. Check Road conditions before traveling as roads
may be closed or will continue to experience standing water
through Friday.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Redding, Red Bluff, yolla Bolly district rs, Alder Springs, Shasta
dam, Palo Cedro, Shasta Lake, Anderson, Beegum, Dairyville,
Sugarloaf, Central Valley, Whiskeytown, Central Valley cdp,
Henleyville, Ono, Paskenta, chrome, Millville and Mountain Gate.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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