562  
WGUS55 KLKN 060627  
FFWLKN  
NVC013-060830-  
/O.EXT.KLKN.FF.W.0004.000000T0000Z-220806T0830Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
1127 PM PDT FRI AUG 5 2022  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHEASTERN HUMBOLDT COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN NEVADA...  
 
* UNTIL 130 AM PDT.  
 
* AT 1127 PM PDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
HEAVY RAIN FALLING IN MARTIN CREEK NEAR PARADISE VALLEY. BETWEEN  
0.6 AND 1.2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL  
AMOUNTS OF 0.1 TO 0.3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA.  
FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY HEAVY RAIN.  
 
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.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
BE AWARE OF YOUR SURROUNDINGS AND DO NOT DRIVE ON FLOODED ROADS.  
 

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

 
 
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