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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:17 PM PDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has issued a

* flood advisory for...
snowmelt in...
northeastern Kings County in central California...
northwestern Tulare County in central California...
central Fresno County in central California...

* until 215 am PDT Sunday

* at 200 PM PDT, emergency management and local media reported minor
flooding due to snowmelt and increased water releases through Pine
Flat dam. Locations along the Kings River below Pine Flat dam that
are affected include, but are not limited to: Kingsburg,
Grangeville, Reedley, Sanger, and Minkler. Emergency management
reported levee breaching near Grangeville along the South Fork of
the Kings River. Local media has numerous reports of flooding
elsewhere along the river.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3685 11935 3682 11932 3657 11945 3635 11960
      3634 11969 3667 11957


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246 PM PDT Wed Jun 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has issued a

* flood advisory for...
snowmelt in...
northeastern Kings County in central California...
northwestern Tulare County in central California...
central Fresno County in central California...

* until 230 am PDT Saturday

* at 236 PM PDT, gauge reports and public indicated minor flooding
along the Kings River. There are areas below Pine Flat dam that
have become very dangerous due to high water levels. This
hydrologic event will continue for the next few days.

Places just below Pine Flat dam, as well as Minkler and near
kingburg will be impacted with more evacuations possible. This flood
advisory also extends to just north of Hanford. Again, residents
living near the Kings River are likely to experience minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is
imminent. Stay tuned to your local TV stations or NOAA Weather Radio.


Lat... Lon 3685 11935 3682 11932 3657 11945 3641 11957
      3641 11967 3667 11957

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Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 10:40 PM PDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT
Friday...

* temperatures... 105 to 110 degrees.

* Timing... through Friday evening.

* Impacts... prolonged exposure to these temperatures will
increase the risk of heat related illnesses such as heat
exhaustion and heat stroke. Children, the elderly, and people
with chronic respiratory ailments are the most susceptible to
heat related illness. Pets, crops, and livestock may also
require extra care through the hot weather.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions, if you work or spend time outside.
Shelter yourself from the hot sun if possible and schedule
strenuous physical work outside to the early morning or evening
hours. Wear light colored, loose fitting clothing if possible.
Remain hydrated and drink plenty of water. Know the signs and
symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. Prolonged exposure to
extreme heat can lead to heat exhaustion or heat stroke.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. Look before you lock! The
temperature inside of a car on a hot day can climb to lethal
levels in a matter of minutes.





Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:17 PM PDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has issued a

* flood advisory for...
snowmelt in...
northeastern Kings County in central California...
northwestern Tulare County in central California...
central Fresno County in central California...

* until 215 am PDT Sunday

* at 200 PM PDT, emergency management and local media reported minor
flooding due to snowmelt and increased water releases through Pine
Flat dam. Locations along the Kings River below Pine Flat dam that
are affected include, but are not limited to: Kingsburg,
Grangeville, Reedley, Sanger, and Minkler. Emergency management
reported levee breaching near Grangeville along the South Fork of
the Kings River. Local media has numerous reports of flooding
elsewhere along the river.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3685 11935 3682 11932 3657 11945 3635 11960
      3634 11969 3667 11957


Bso


246 PM PDT Wed Jun 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has issued a

* flood advisory for...
snowmelt in...
northeastern Kings County in central California...
northwestern Tulare County in central California...
central Fresno County in central California...

* until 230 am PDT Saturday

* at 236 PM PDT, gauge reports and public indicated minor flooding
along the Kings River. There are areas below Pine Flat dam that
have become very dangerous due to high water levels. This
hydrologic event will continue for the next few days.

Places just below Pine Flat dam, as well as Minkler and near
kingburg will be impacted with more evacuations possible. This flood
advisory also extends to just north of Hanford. Again, residents
living near the Kings River are likely to experience minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is
imminent. Stay tuned to your local TV stations or NOAA Weather Radio.


Lat... Lon 3685 11935 3682 11932 3657 11945 3641 11957
      3641 11967 3667 11957

Kpl


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