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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE San Francisco Bay Area
1007 AM PST Tue Nov 14 2017

...INCREASED THREAT OF DEBRIS FLOWS...MUDSLIDES...AND FLASH
FLOODING FOR THE NORTH BAY BURN SCARS AS LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN
IMPACTS THE AREA...

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North Bay Interior Valleys-North Bay Mountains-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF Santa Rosa, South Santa Rosa, Napa,
San Rafael, Petaluma, Novato, Rohnert Park, Angwin,
Lagunitas-Forest Knolls, and Woodacre
1007 AM PST Tue Nov 14 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of northern California,
  including the North Bay Interior Valleys and North Bay
  Mountains. Impacted areas include the recent Atlas, Tubbs, Nuns,
  and Pocket burn scars, as well as the Fountaingrove
  neighborhood in northeast Santa Rosa.

* From 4 pm PST Wednesday through 3 am PST Thursday.

* Heavy rainfall is expected to fall in areas impacted by recent
  wildfires. Forecast rain amounts will range from 1 to 2 inches
  for the North Bay Valleys and 2 to 3 inches for the North Bay
  Mountains with locally higher amounts possible, particularly for
  southwest-facing slopes. Rainfall rates are expected to reach or
  exceed half-inch per hour.

* Impacts include debris flow, mudslides, and flash flooding in
  and around the recent burn scars.

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.

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Rowe