« View county listFlood Warning
808 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016
The Flood Warning continues for
The Truckee River Near Truckee.
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.
* At 7:30 PM Saturday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
* Impact...At 5.0 feet...Minor flooding from Bear Creek in the Alpine
Meadows area to Truckee. Truckee River bike path between the River
Ranch at Alpine Meadows Road to Tahoe City flooded up to a foot
deep. Minor flooding of basements and yards of some low-lying
homes along the river. About 2850 cfs.
LAT...LON 3918 12021 3932 12022 3939 12010 3938 12009 3919 12019
$$Lake Wind Advisory
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, STATELINE,
AND INCLINE VILLAGE
308 PM PST SAT DEC 10 2016
...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SUNDAY FOR
* TIMING: WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 4 FEET.
* SMALL BOATS, KAYAKS AND PADDLE BOARDS WILL BE PRONE TO
CAPSIZING AND SHOULD REMAIN OFF LAKE WATERS UNTIL CONDITIONS
CHECK LAKE CONDITIONS BEFORE HEADING OUT AND BE PREPARED FOR A
SUDDEN INCREASE IN WINDS AND WAVE HEIGHTS. CONSIDER POSTPONING
BOATING ACTIVITIES ON THE LAKE UNTIL A DAY WITH LESS WIND.
$$Special 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