Flood Watch

02/12/2019 2:15 AM through 02/12/2019 4:00 PM

Update to NWS-IDP-PROD-3367350-2947497

Flood Watch issued February 12 at 2:15AM PST expiring February 14 at 4:00PM PST by NWS Sacramento CA


The Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of northern California...including the following
areas...Carquinez Strait and Delta...Central Sacramento
Valley...Clear Lake/Southern Lake County...Motherlode...
Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County...
Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley...Northern Sacramento
Valley...Northern San Joaquin Valley...Shasta Lake Area /
Northern Shasta County...Southern Sacramento Valley and West
Slope Northern Sierra Nevada.

* From late tonight through Thursday afternoon

* Moderate to heavy rain can be expected during this period.
Storm total rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches possible in the
Central Valley, 2 to 4 inches in the foothills and mountains,
and local amounts of 5 to 7 inches across eastern Butte County
and western Plumas County.

* Ponding of water on roadways, rises on small rivers and creeks
are possible.


A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Target Area

Motherlode; Central Sacramento Valley; Southern Sacramento Valley; Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County; Northern Sacramento Valley; Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County; Clear Lake/Southern Lake County; West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada; Northern San Joaquin Valley; Carquinez Strait and Delta; Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley

Sender: NWS Sacramento CA
Sent: 2:15 AM on 02-12-2019