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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 8:13 AM PST Feb. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Sacramento River below Red Bluff diversion dam.
* From late tonight until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 7:30 am Wednesday the stage was 250.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to fluctuate near 250.0 ft thru this afternoon then
forecast to rise above monitor stage of 250.0 ft this afternoon
then expected to rise above flood stage of 253.0 ft early tomorrow
morning then forecast to crest near 253.0 ft tomorrow morning then
forecast to fluctuate near 253.0 ft thru late tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 253.0 ft
* monitor stage 250.0 ft
* impact... near 246.0 feet, the river starts to flow eastward into
Sand Slough on the left bank upstream of the gage.

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813 am PST Wed Feb 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sacramento River at Tehama bridge.* At 7:00 am Wednesday the stage was 213.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to fluctuate near 213.5 ft thru this evening then forecast
to rise to near 216.0 ft tomorrow morning then forecast to
fluctuate near 216.0 ft thru late tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 213.0 ft
* monitor stage 210.0 ft
* impact... near 214.0 feet, between two hundred thirteen and two
hundred fourteen feet the County park becomes inaccessible. At two
hundred forteen feet water begins to enter Driftwood RV fishing
resort on East Bank of river and just north of the County park.
* Impact... near 213.0 feet, flood stage - Road inside trailer park and
turn around site under rr tracks (tehama/Vina road) become
impassible. Water is into area around structures on east side of
river. No structural damage. Sheriff's office issues advisory.
Makes sure pelhams Bay, Snug Harbor, river inn (small trailer Parks
all in a row on east side of River North of bridge) know of
advisory.
* Impact... near 210.0 feet, water into RV park on east side of river.
Tires of trailers get wet.

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912 am PST Tue Feb 21 2017

... A Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams remains in
effect until 400 PM PST Thursday for Colusa... Yolo... Sutter...
Solano... Plumas... alpine... Placer... Shasta... Lassen... Amador...
Tuolumne... Sacramento... lake... Stanislaus... San Joaquin... El
Dorado... Calaveras... Tehama... Butte... Glenn... Sierra... Yuba and
Nevada counties...

Officials have reported that Clear Creek out of Whiskeytown dam in
Shasta County will exceed the safe channel capacity and will flood.
Downstream locations impacted includes the environmental school and
other residents in low lying areas near the creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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


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Hydrologic Statement
Issued: 8:13 AM PST Feb. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

Forecast information for
Sacramento River at Butte City.
* At 7:30 am Wednesday the stage was 89.8 feet.
* No flooding is currently forecast.
* Forecast to recede to near 89.0 ft early tomorrow morning then
forecast to fluctuate near 89.0 ft thru late tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 97.2 ft
* monitor stage 89.0 ft


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