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Flood Warning
Issued: 3:39 PM PDT Jun. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Walker River near Mason.
* Until further notice.
* At 3:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate to major flooding is
forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 11.9 feet by late
Saturday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 11.9 feet... moderate to major flooding in the Mason
Valley-Yerington area. Some portions of Yerington may flood if
breaches develop and the river spreads east. Flooding of many
secondary and some primary roads occurs. Structures adjacent to
the river in the flood plain may be damaged if not protected.
Extensive flooding of farmland and pasture near the river flood.
* This flood wave will continue downstream to the Weber Reservoir.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 11.6
feet on July 11 1995.



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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:07 AM PDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Reno has extended the

* flood advisory for...
rain and snowmelt in...
north central Pershing County in west central Nevada...

* until 945 am PDT Thursday

* the lower Humboldt River above Rye Patch Reservoir remains above
flood stage (minor flooding).

* The river level at Imlay was near 10.7 feet on June 22. The river
is expected to slowly fall but remain above the flood stage of
10.3 feet for the next week or so.

* Minor flooding of the Tungsten Road south of the river between the
river and The Pit Taylor canal is expected. Some minor lowland
flooding is also possible near the river from the Humboldt County
line to Rye Patch Reservoir.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A flood advisory means river flows are elevated. Use caution on
rural roads near the river that may be impacted by high flows.


Lat... Lon 4085 11797 4079 11801 4069 11806 4067 11813
      4067 11822 4069 11825 4072 11809 4085 11805


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:07 AM PDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Reno has extended the

* flood advisory for...
rain and snowmelt in...
north central Pershing County in west central Nevada...

* until 945 am PDT Thursday

* the lower Humboldt River above Rye Patch Reservoir remains above
flood stage (minor flooding).

* The river level at Imlay was near 10.7 feet on June 22. The river
is expected to slowly fall but remain above the flood stage of
10.3 feet for the next week or so.

* Minor flooding of the Tungsten Road south of the river between the
river and The Pit Taylor canal is expected. Some minor lowland
flooding is also possible near the river from the Humboldt County
line to Rye Patch Reservoir.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A flood advisory means river flows are elevated. Use caution on
rural roads near the river that may be impacted by high flows.


Lat... Lon 4085 11797 4079 11801 4069 11806 4067 11813
      4067 11822 4069 11825 4072 11809 4085 11805


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