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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 5:55 PM PDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Elko Nevada has issued a

* Flood Warning for small streams for...
snowmelt in...
central Elko County in northeastern Nevada...

* until 545 PM PDT Sunday

* at 550 PM PDT, the gauge at powerhouse indicated LaMoille creek is
at flood stage. Rapid snowmelt is occurring and will continue to
cause flooding. LaMoille creek is currently at 4.6 ft and will
rise back above flood stage the next few evenings.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... LaMoille,
parts of Spring Creek near the Ruby Mountains, and LaMoille Canyon.

Flood waters are moving down LaMoille creek. Flows are reaching its
highest around evening and will continue to flood this evening.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or
creeks.


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