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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
207 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...WIDESPREAD RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED TODAY...

.A SLOW-MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS NEVADA TODAY.
THIS LOW WILL TAP TROPICAL MOISTURE TO THE SOUTH AND BRING A
HEIGHTENED RISK OF HEAVY RAIN. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS
LIKELY...WITH FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE.

NVZ031-033>041-220000-
/O.CON.KLKN.FF.A.0013.000000T0000Z-140922T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JACKPOT...WILDHORSE...OWYHEE...
SILVER ZONE PASS...WEST WENDOVER...SECRET PASS...
LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS....ELY...RUTH...MCGILL...
CONNORS PASS...GREAT BASIN NATIONAL PARK...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...
AUSTIN...EUREKA...DIAMOND VALLEY...ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...
WELLS...RUBY VALLEY...PEQUOP SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...
DUCKWATER...CURRANT SUMMIT
207 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
  NORTHEAST NEVADA AND SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL NEVADA...WHITE PINE COUNTY.
  IN NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN
  EUREKA COUNTY AND SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA
  COUNTY. IN NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY...RUBY
  MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE...SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY...
  SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY AND SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY. IN
  SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY AND
  NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING

* WIDESPREAD RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS CENTRAL
  AND NORTHERN NEVADA TODAY. VERY HIGH MOISTURE LEVELS WILL ALLOW
  FOR EFFICIENT RAINFALL PRODUCTION...WITH EXCESSIVE RAINFALL
  RATES AND AMOUNTS FROM THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS. RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS WILL AVERAGE ONE QUARTER TO ONE HALF INCH FOR MOST
  LOCALES...WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS AS HIGH AS 3 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* AREAS MOST PRONE TO FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE SMALL CREEKS...DRY
  WASHES...AND BURN SCARS NEAR STEEP MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN. ROCK
  SLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS ARE POSSIBLE IN STEEP TERRAIN...IN
  ADDITION TO EROSION OF GRAVEL AND DIRT ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1011 PM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

NVC011-015-211115-
/O.NEW.KLKN.FA.Y.0187.140921T0511Z-140921T1115Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
EUREKA NV-LANDER NV-
1011 PM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED AN

* DRY WASH AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...

  SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE LOCATIONS OF...GRASS VALLEY...GARDEN
  PASS...EUREKA   AIRPORT...EUREKA...DIAMOND VALLEY...

  SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE LOCATIONS OF...NEW PASS
  SUMMIT...KINGSTON...HICKISON   SUMMIT...GILLMAN SPRINGS...AUSTIN...

* UNTIL 415 AM PDT SUNDAY

* AT 1010 PM PDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  BROAD AREA OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN ACROSS SOUTHERN LANDER AND
  EUREKA COUNTIES. LOCALIZED AREAS IN THIS AREA ARE ESTIMATED TO
  HAVE RECEIVED OVER 1 INCH OF RAIN. MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3916 11780 3922 11773 3938 11777 3940 11770
      3944 11765 3947 11766 3953 11758 3956 11749
      3962 11747 3977 11751 3991 11747 4000 11755
      4008 11751 4010 11587 3970 11589 3919 11598
      3918 11724 3911 11780

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