Western Plumas County/Lassen Park 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 Sunday...

* what... heavy snow occurring. Travel will be very difficult to
impossible, including during the evening commute. Additional
snow accumulations of 2 to 4 feet, with localized amounts up to
5 feet, are expected.

* Where... western Plumas County/Lassen park and West Slope
northern Sierra Nevada.

* When... until 4 am Sunday.

* 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.




Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 9:23 AM PST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sacramento River at Ord Ferry.
* At 8:45 am Friday the stage was 115.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to fall below flood stage of 114.0 ft then forecast to
recede to near 111.0 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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735 PM PST Thu Feb 14 2019

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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726 PM PST Thu Feb 14 2019

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has extended the

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams for...
rain and snowmelt in...
Colusa County in central California...
Yolo County in central California...
Sutter County in central California...
Solano County in central California...
Placer County in central California...
northeastern Sacramento County in central California...
southeastern Lake County in central California...
western El Dorado County in northern California...
southeastern Tehama County in northern California...
Butte County in northern California...
Glenn County in central California...
southwestern Sierra County in northern California...
Yuba County in central California...
Nevada County in northern California...

* until 730 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.

* Water will be slow to recede in low lying areas, thus the warning
has been extended.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Sacramento, Elk Grove, Roseville, Fairfield, Vacaville, Chico,
Citrus Heights, Folsom, Davis, Rocklin, Woodland, Paradise,
Oroville, Auburn, Grass Valley, Marysville, Placerville, Corning,
Orland and Willows.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

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


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Jhm


Hydrologic Statement
Issued: 9:23 AM PST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service

Forecast information for
Sacramento River at Butte City.
* At 8:30 am Friday the stage was 88.6 feet.
* Forecast to rise above monitor stage of 89.0 ft near this noon then
forecast to rise to near 90.0 ft this evening then forecast to
fall below monitor stage of 89.0 ft tomorrow morning then forecast
to recede to near 89.0 ft late tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 97.2 ft
* monitor stage 89.0 ft


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