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434 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY FOR RAIN AND SNOWMELT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
1045 PM PST SATURDAY FOR SOUTHERN PLUMAS...NORTHWESTERN ALPINE...
PLACER...EL DORADO...NORTHWESTERN CALAVERAS...SOUTHEASTERN TEHAMA...
CENTRAL BUTTE...SIERRA...NORTHEASTERN YUBA...AMADOR AND NEVADA
At 427 PM PST, Moderate to heavy rain and snowmelt is causing street
flooding with streams running higher and faster over much of the
west slope of the Sierra Nevada. Minor flooding may occur along
streams into the evening. 12 hour rainfall amounts of 2 to 5 inches
has been widespread over these areas.
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, 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
$$Special Weather Statement
Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County-
Burney Basin / Eastern Shasta County-Northern Sacramento Valley-
Central Sacramento Valley-Southern Sacramento Valley-
Carquinez Strait and Delta-Northern San Joaquin Valley-
Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County-
Clear Lake/Southern Lake County-
Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley-Motherlode-
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada-
Including the cities of Shasta Dam, Burney, Redding, Red Bluff,
Chico, Oroville, Marysville/Yuba City, Sacramento,
Fairfield/Suisun, Stockton, Modesto, Alder Springs, Lakeport,
Paradise, Grass Valley, Jackson, Chester, Quincy, and Blue Canyon
139 PM PST Sat Dec 10 2016
...More Rain and Snow Tuesday through Thursday...
*Travel delays due to slick, messy roads with potential of poor
visibility due to heavy rain
*Roadway and small stream flooding possible in areas of poor or
*Potential material flow from 2014 King Fire burn area
*High, Wet pattern
*Medium, Precipitation amounts and snow levels
.Timing and Strength...
*Heaviest precipitation Tuesday and Thursday with lighter
*Total 4 to 7 inches over Sierra Nevada and foothills, 1 to 3
inches in Valley
*12 to 24 inches new snowfall near and above Sierra Nevada
*Snow levels 3500 feet to 6000 feet north to south with lowest
snow levels Thursday