Northern Elko County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 02:35 PDT je la 20an de septembro 2014

...Flash Flood Watch in effect from this afternoon through Sunday evening...

The National Weather Service in Elko has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Nevada...north central Nevada...northeast Nevada and south central Nevada... including the following areas...in east central Nevada...White Pine County. In north central Nevada...northern Lander County and northern Eureka County and southern Lander County and southern Eureka County. In northeast Nevada...northern Elko County...Ruby Mountains/East Humboldt Range...south central Elko County...southeastern Elko County and southwestern Elko County. In south central Nevada...northeastern Nye County and northwestern Nye County.

* From late this afternoon through Sunday evening

* locally heavy rainfall associated with an upper level low may produce flash flooding across mountainous terrain...particularly burn scars. The greatest risk of flash flooding is in east- central Nevada...but potential exists further north and west as well.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.