Winnemucca, NV

12:14 PM PST on February 21, 2017 (GMT -0800)
Thomas Canyon | | Change Station

Elev 4357 ft 40.91 °N, 117.76 °W | Updated 21 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
42.6 °F
Feels Like 38 °F
N
6.7
Wind Variable Wind from WSW
Gusts 9.8 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.06 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Scattered Clouds 7500 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Windchill 38 °F
Dew Point 30 °F
Humidity 60%
Rainfall 0.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 5:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 23% visible
METAR KWMC 211956Z AUTO 22015G22KT 10SM FEW055 SCT075 OVC100 06/01 A3006 RMK AO2 PK WND 24029/1910 SLP177 T00560006 $
Pressure 30.06 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Scattered Clouds 7500 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Windchill 38 °F
Dew Point 30 °F
Humidity 60%
Rainfall 0.07 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:36 AM 5:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 23% visible
METAR KWMC 211956Z AUTO 22015G22KT 10SM FEW055 SCT075 OVC100 06/01 A3006 RMK AO2 PK WND 24029/1910 SLP177 T00560006 $

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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:44 AM PST Feb. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Humboldt River at Comus.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:15 am Tuesday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 11.0 feet
by early tomorrow.
* Impact... at 11.0 feet... moderate to major lowland flooding
throughout reach. Many rural roads near river flooded. Minor to
moderate flooding in lower portions of Winnemucca. Main area
impacted is between uprr and Golconda street on west and second
street on the east, beneath i80. 3800 cfs, about a 14 year flood, 7
percent chance any year. Similar to floods of June 1921 and April
1969.


Lat... Lon 4103 11702 4070 11705 4090 11762 4087 11800 4118 11795




1014 am PST Tue Feb 21 2017

... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday morning... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Martin Creek near Paradise Valley.
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 9:00 am Tuesday the stage was 6.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
this evening.
* Impact... at 6.3 feet... minor flooding occurs.


Lat... Lon 4159 11738 4157 11732 4104 11753 4105 11772 4155 11753




243 am PST Mon Feb 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Elko Nevada has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
Humboldt County in northwestern Nevada...
north central Lander County in north central Nevada...
northwestern Elko County in northeastern Nevada...

* until 230 am PST Wednesday

* at 235 am PST, a Pacific flow of moisture is entering western
Humboldt County. Through Tuesday night, flooding can be expected
across Humboldt County and along the Humboldt River west of Battle
Mountain through Humboldt County to the Pershing County line. The
Humboldt River near Winnemucca and Martin Creek in Paradise Valley
are already running high and a substantial amount of rain is
forecast. There will be more rain on high elevation snow as well
that will add to the flood potential. Some areas could receive
over an inch of rain from today through early Wednesday.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Winnemucca, Golconda, Valmy, Kings River Valley, McDermitt, Leonard
creek ranch, Paradise Valley, Orovada, Denio, dufferena, Denio
Summit, Golconda Summit, Summit Lake, onion Reservoir, chimney Dam
Reservoir, Winnemucca Airport, Trenton Canyon mine, Adam Peak,
Thacker Pass and Paradise Hill Summit.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

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


Lat... Lon 4200 11688 4087 11688 4054 11703 4058 11730
      4068 11731 4069 11764 4086 11765 4086 11878
      4096 11881 4096 11933 4199 11932


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Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:02 AM PST Feb. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 am this morning to
7 PM PST this evening...

* winds... southwest 25 to 35 mph gusting to around 55 mph.

* Timing... winds will increase this morning, reaching advisory
level late this morning. Winds are expected to diminish late
this afternoon and evening.

* Impacts... drivers of vans, campers, trailers, and other high-
profile vehicles should be alert to the danger of these winds,
especially when driving along east to west roads. Secure loose
outdoor objects such as trash cans.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 mph with gusts
in excess of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can make
driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.