Western Plumas County/Lassen Park Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 10:14 AM PST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 4 am PST Sunday...

* what... heavy snow occurring. Travel will be very difficult to
impossible, including during the evening commute. Additional
snow accumulations of 2 to 4 feet, with localized amounts up to
5 feet, are expected.

* Where... western Plumas County/Lassen park and West Slope
northern Sierra Nevada.

* When... until 4 am Sunday.

* Additional details... be prepared for significant reductions in
visibility at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means there will be snow covered
roads and limited visibilities. Travel is not recommended while
the warning is in effect. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency.The latest Road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.




Flood Warning
Issued: 2:55 PM PST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sacramento River at Ord Ferry.
* At 1:45 PM Friday the stage was 115.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to fall below flood stage of 114.0 ft near this midnight
then forecast to fall below monitor stage of 110.0 ft tomorrow
morning then forecast to recede to near 108.0 ft tomorrow
afternoon.
* Flood stage 114.0 ft
* monitor stage 110.0 ft
* impact... near 114.0 feet, designated flood stage. Design overflow
level for m&t, 3bs and Goose Lake flood control facilities to
divert flood flows into Butte basin. M&t overflows close River Road
from Ord Ferry Road to Chico Road. Ord Ferry Road is already
closed.
* Impact... near 110.5 feet, head cuts in 3bs Silt Weir start overflow
into Butte basin, flooding dips on Ord Ferry Road west of River
Road. Persistent flows at or above this level increase flooding in
Butte basin. Ord Ferry Road and additional roads in Glenn and
Colusa counties are closed due to flooding.

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Hydrologic Statement
Issued: 2:55 PM PST Feb. 15, 2019 – National Weather Service

Forecast information for
Sacramento River at Butte City.
* At 2:30 PM Friday the stage was 89.3 feet.
* Forecast to fluctuate near 89.5 ft thru this evening then forecast
to fall below monitor stage of 89.0 ft tomorrow morning then
forecast to recede to near 86.0 ft tomorrow afternoon.
* Flood stage 97.2 ft
* monitor stage 89.0 ft


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