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  • Flood Warning for Southwestern San Joaquin Valley County, California
  • Flood Warning issued April 08 at 9:05AM PDT until April 09 at 5:20AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 9:05 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 9, 2018 at 5:20 a.m.
  • ...The Merced River at Pohono Bridge remains above flood stage...
    ...Expected to fall below flood stage around noon...
    .Continued runoff from recent rains and snow melt have combined to create
    high flows on the Merced River in Yosemite Park. The river will fall below
    flood stage later this morning or early this afternoon. However, there are
    still impacts to the park below flood stage. See below.
    The Flood Warning continues for
    the Merced River at Pohono Bridge.
    * At 8:00 AM Sunday the stage was 11.2 feet
    * Flooding is occurring.
    * Forecast to fall below flood stage of 10.0 FT late this morning.
    Then recede to near 7.0 FT tomorrow morning and remain near
    7.0 FT thru tomorrow morning.
    * Flood Stage is 10.0 ft
    * IMPACT...Near 10.0 feet, Western portion of North Pines Campground
    located at the east end of Yosemite Valley between the confluence
    of the Merced River and Tenaya Creek begins to flood. Water rises
    to the base of the swinging bridge downstream from Chapel Meadow.
    * IMPACT...Near 9.5 feet, Portion of Lower Pines Campground becomes
    flooded. Limited site-specific evacuations begin at Housekeeping
    Camp located along the south-facing bank of the Merced River.
    (Upstream from Sentinel Bridge and downstream from Stoneman Bridge)
    * IMPACT...Near 9.0 feet, Chapel Meadow (south side of river) and
    Cooks Meadow (north side of river) begins to experience overflow.
    * IMPACT...Near 6.5 feet, River is closed to rafters and flotation.
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  • Flood Warning for Southwestern San Joaquin Valley County, California
  • Flood Warning issued June 28 at 5:36AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 5:36 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 2 p.m.
  • ...A FLOOD WARNING FOR SNOWMELT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 PM PDT
    THURSDAY FOR NORTHEASTERN KINGS...NORTHWESTERN TULARE AND CENTRAL
    FRESNO COUNTIES...
    At 1220 PM PDT, sections of the Kings River remained in flood.
    Although water levels continue to slowly fall, water levels remain
    at bankfull with continued flooding along parts of the Kings River
    through Thursday.
    Dangerously high and cold water flows along the Kings River will
    remain a threat to communities downstream of Pine Flat Dam as well
    as anyone swimming in the Kings River. Locations still impacted
    include, but are not limited to: Minkler.

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