Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
8:01 PM PST
National Weather Service
The Flood Warning continues for
the Coyote creek near Edenvale
* until further notice
* at 07pm Tuesday the stage was 13.0 feet
* record flooding is occurring
* flood stage is 10.0 feet
* the river will continue to fall to a stage of 10 feet by 7 PM Wednesday.
* At 14.0 feet... major flooding possible along Coyote creek south of
I-880. Some secondary roads along Coyote creek will become flooded,
making travel difficult.
* At 12.0 feet... moderate flooding possible along portions of Coyote
creek south of I-880.
* At 10.0 feet... minor localized flooding likely.
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All those affected by river conditions should remain alert for rapid
changes and for possible forecast revisions.
The next statement will be issued by 3 am PST Wednesday or
1238 PM PST Tue Feb 21 2017
... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 1130 PM PST Tuesday for
central Santa Clara County...
At 1235 PM PST, local law enforcement officials reported flooding on
the Coyote creek canal from a levee breach that is releasing water
across Highway 101. All lanes in both directions have been closed
due to flooding. Flows will likely be reduced later today as the
flood wave on Coyote creek moves through the system below Anderson
Reporting gauges on Coyote creek continue to indicate active record
flooding. This areal Flood Warning supplements the active Flood
Warning at the Coyote creek forecast location at Edenvale. Flooding
is expected to continue for the rest of the day and throughout the
Some locations that will experience flooding include...
San Jose and Morgan Hill.
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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