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  • Flash Flood Watch for Northern Sacramento Valley County, California
  • Flash Flood Watch issued March 05 at 3:34AM PST until March 06 at 6:00AM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 3:34 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 6 a.m.
  • ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON
    THROUGH LATE TONIGHT FOR THE VALLEY...ROCKY...JERUSALEM...
    BUTTE...RIM...KING...AND AMERICAN BURN SCAR AREAS...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * THE VALLEY...ROCKY...AND JERUSALEM FIRE BURN AREAS IN LAKE
    COUNTY...THE BUTTE FIRE BURN AREA IN AMADOR AND CALAVERAS
    COUNTIES...THE RIM FIRE BURN AREA IN TUOLUMNE COUNTY...THE KING
    FIRE BURN AREA IN EL DORADO AND PLACER COUNTIES...AND THE
    AMERICAN FIRE BURN AREA IN PLACER COUNTY.
    * FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
    * FLASH FLOODS AND DEBRIS FLOWS WILL BE A PARTICULAR THREAT IN AND
    BELOW THE AFOREMENTIONED FIRE BURN AREAS. RAINFALL RATES COULD
    EXCEED ONE HALF INCH PER HOUR AT TIMES DURING THE STORM. THE
    SEVERELY BURNED AREAS OF THIS PAST YEAR WILL BE OF PARTICULAR
    CONCERN. THE SOILS IN THESE AREAS ABSORB LITTLE RAINFALL...LEADING
    TO ENHANCED RUNOFF. THOSE TRAVELING SHOULD BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
    ROAD PROBLEMS DUE TO FLOODING...ROCK...AND DEBRIS FLOWS.
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