579  
WGUS55 KLKN 060320  
FFWLKN  
NVC013-060630-  
/O.NEW.KLKN.FF.W.0004.220806T0320Z-220806T0630Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
820 PM PDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEVADA...  
 
* UNTIL 1130 PM PDT.  
 
* AT 820 PM PDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN  
0.2 AND 0.8 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL  
AMOUNTS OF 0.1 TO 0.5 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA.  
FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR AND AUTOMATED GAUGES.  
 
IMPACT...FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN  
AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
PARADISE VALLEY, MCDERMITT, CHIMNEY DAM RESERVOIR AND TWIN CREEKS  
MINE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4117 11727 4175 11791 4199 11793 4199 11751  
4179 11703 4131 11703  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR AND GAUGE INDICATED  
 

 
 
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