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Watches & Warnings

Flood Watch
Issued: 2:48 PM PST Feb. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

the National Weather Service in Eureka has issued
* Flood Watch for
the Navarro river at Navarro.
* From late tonight to Tuesday afternoon.
* At 2:15 PM Monday the stage was 14.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by early Tuesday morning.
* This river is expected to rise above flood stage of 23.0 ft early
Tuesday morning and is then forecast to crest near 24.0 ft. The river
is then forecast to fall below flood stage of 23.0 ft late
Tuesday morning and then forecast to recede to near 11.0 ft Thursday
afternoon.



Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 2:24 PM PST Feb. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory now in effect until 6 am PST Tuesday...

* winds: SW winds 20 to 30 kt.

* Waves: W swell 8 to 9 feet with a period of 15 seconds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.




Flood Watch
Issued: 2:48 PM PST Feb. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

the National Weather Service in Eureka has issued
* Flood Watch for
the Navarro river at Navarro.
* From late tonight to Tuesday afternoon.
* At 2:15 PM Monday the stage was 14.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by early Tuesday morning.
* This river is expected to rise above flood stage of 23.0 ft early
Tuesday morning and is then forecast to crest near 24.0 ft. The river
is then forecast to fall below flood stage of 23.0 ft late
Tuesday morning and then forecast to recede to near 11.0 ft Thursday
afternoon.