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11:50 AM PST on December 10, 2016 (GMT -0800)
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Waxing Gibbous, 86% visible
SPECI KTVL 101944Z AUTO 19010G18KT 2 1/2SM RA OVC032 04/02 A3004 RMK AO2 P0011 T00440017
Pressure 30.04 in
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Clouds Overcast 3200 ft
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Waxing Gibbous, 86% visible
SPECI KTVL 101944Z AUTO 19010G18KT 2 1/2SM RA OVC032 04/02 A3004 RMK AO2 P0011 T00440017

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:25 AM PST Dec. 10, 2016 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Truckee River near Truckee.
* From this afternoon to Sunday afternoon.
* At 9:00 am Saturday the stage was 3.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Saturday afternoon and
reach a crest near 5.8 feet. The river will fall below flood
stage by late Saturday evening.
* Impact... at 6.0 feet... moderate flooding from Bear Creek in the
Alpine Meadows area to Truckee... about 4200 cfs. Flooding of yards
and basements of low-lying homes along river... some private bridges
impacted.


Lat... Lon 3918 12021 3932 12022 3939 12010 3938 12009 3919 12019




Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 11:28 AM PST Dec. 10, 2016 – National Weather Service

... The Flood Advisory for rapid rises remains in effect until 1245 PM
PST for alpine... El Dorado... Placer... Sierra... Nevada... southern
Washoe... and Douglas counties and western Carson City...

At 1108 am PST, moderate to heavy rain will continue along the
Sierra crest and upper portions of the Truckee River basin through
this afternoon. Several creeks and streams are still rising,
including Blackwood creek, general creek, Ward creek and Donner
creek.

Minor flooding may begin along Blackwood creek during the next hour.

Across western Nevada and Flood Warning remains in effect until 315
PM for the Mogul area. High flows will continue on creeks and
streams along the west side of Reno, Carson City and Minden area
which may lead to minor flooding. This includes the Little Valley
burn scar along Franktown Road in Washoe Valley.

Rainfall is forecast to diminish along the Sierra crest after 4 PM.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses
as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. The heavy rains
will likely trigger rock and mudslides in steep terrain.


Lat... Lon 3969 12035 3968 11974 3869 11968 3867 11995
      3882 12004 3885 12016 3920 12025 3933 12032


Brong



1100 am PST Sat Dec 10 2016

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
rain and snowmelt in...
southern Plumas County in northern California...
northwestern Alpine County in northern California...
Placer County in central California...
El Dorado County in northern California...
northwestern Calaveras County in northern California...
southeastern Tehama County in northern California...
Central Butte County in northern California...
Sierra County in northern California...
northeastern Yuba County in central California...
Amador County in northern California...
Nevada County in northern California...

* until 1045 PM PST Saturday

* moderate to heavy rain and snowmelt have been causing some minor
street flooding with small streams running higher and faster over
much of the West Slope of the Sierra Nevada. Minor flooding may
also occur along these small streams today.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Paradise, Auburn, Grass Valley, Placerville, Jackson, Brush Creek
rs, Downieville, Cisco, Quincy, Kirkwood, Blue Canyon, Big Bend
Summit, Soda Springs, Pulga, Sierra City, Baxter, El Dorado Hills,
Camino, Cameron Park, Paloma and San Andreas.

Lat... Lon 3815 12083 3951 12148 3990 12179 4010 12089
      3997 12078 3971 12072 3968 12068 3971 12063
      3961 12047 3949 12044 3944 12037 3919 12025
      3885 12016 3882 12005 3855 11994


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937 am PST Sat Dec 10 2016

... Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central California and western Nevada,
including the following areas, in east central California,
greater Lake Tahoe area. In western Nevada, greater Lake Tahoe
area and greater Reno-Carson City-Minden area.

* Through this evening

* heavy rain from an an atmospheric river will continue across the
northern Sierra and Lake Tahoe basin through this afternoon.
Snow levels should remain near 8000 feet, but some spotters have
reported accumulating snow around the Tahoe basin as low as
6500 feet.

* The greatest threat for flooding is near small creeks, streams,
and recently burned slopes such as the Little Valley fire. Rock
and mud slides are likely near steep terrain.

* Flooding has been reported in the Mogul area so far today. Rock,
mud slides and ponding of water is impacting travel on
Interstate 80.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Small creeks and streams are the most susceptible to flooding.
Excessive rainfall may also generate rock and mud slides in steep
terrain. Persons living along small creeks and streams should
monitor the latest weather information at weather.Gov/Reno and be
prepared to take action should flooding occur.





Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 4:19 AM PST Dec. 10, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect until 4 am PST Sunday for
Lake Tahoe...
... Wind Advisory has expired...

A lake Wind Advisory for Lake Tahoe remains in effect until 4 am
PST Sunday.

* Timing: winds will be gusty through early Sunday morning.

* Winds: southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

* Wave heights: 2 to 4 feet.

* Small boats, kayaks and paddle boards will be prone to capsizing
and should remain off lake waters until conditions improve.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Check lake conditions before heading out and be prepared for a
sudden increase in winds and wave heights. Consider postponing
boating activities on the lake until a day with less wind.






Special Statement
Issued: 8:54 AM PST Dec. 10, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Snow sticking at Tahoe area passes...

Heavy precipitation continues to fall around the Lake Tahoe
basin, with snow levels fluctuating between from 6500 to 8000
feet. Some area passes have become snow covered, including Mount
Rose, Brockway, Spooner, and Kingsbury summits. Additional snow
amounts of 6 to 10 inches are possible for elevations above 8000
feet, with several inches of snow down to 7000 feet.

Donner and echo summits are currently wet with no controls, but
its possible that we could see light snow accumulations up to a
couple inches later this afternoon.

If you have travel plans today or tonight to head over the passes
around Lake Tahoe, make sure to check for Road conditions before
you leave and allow for extra time to reach your destinations.



854 am PST Sat Dec 10 2016

... Snow sticking at Tahoe area passes...

Heavy precipitation continues to fall around the Lake Tahoe
basin, with snow levels fluctuating between from 6500 to 8000
feet. Some area passes have become snow covered, including Mount
Rose, Brockway, Spooner, and Kingsbury summits. Additional snow
amounts of 6 to 10 inches are possible for elevations above 8000
feet, with several inches of snow down to 7000 feet.

Donner and echo summits are currently wet with no controls, but
its possible that we could see light snow accumulations up to a
couple inches later this afternoon.

If you have travel plans today or tonight to head over the passes
around Lake Tahoe, make sure to check for Road conditions before
you leave and allow for extra time to reach your destinations.



854 am PST Sat Dec 10 2016

... Snow sticking at Tahoe area passes...

Heavy precipitation continues to fall around the Lake Tahoe
basin, with snow levels fluctuating between from 6500 to 8000
feet. Some area passes have become snow covered, including Mount
Rose, Brockway, Spooner, and Kingsbury summits. Additional snow
amounts of 6 to 10 inches are possible for elevations above 8000
feet, with several inches of snow down to 7000 feet.

Donner and echo summits are currently wet with no controls, but
its possible that we could see light snow accumulations up to a
couple inches later this afternoon.

If you have travel plans today or tonight to head over the passes
around Lake Tahoe, make sure to check for Road conditions before
you leave and allow for extra time to reach your destinations.