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Radar valid at 1100 pm PDT, Aug 5th 2022

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Additional rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop again on Thursday and Friday. The additional heavy rain on top of what has already fallen this week will continue the threat of flash flooding, particularly near burn scars, small creeks, and steep terrain.

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Mono County-Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties-
Including the cities of Smith Valley, Bridgeport, Lee Vining,
Hawthorne, Schurz, Yerington, Mina, Coleville, and Mammoth Lakes
1223 AM PDT Thu Aug 4 2022

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING AND AGAIN
FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be
possible.

* WHERE...Portions of east central California and western Nevada,
including the following areas, in east central California, Mono
County. In western Nevada, Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties.
This includes the Slink, Mountain View, and Boot burn scars.

* WHEN...Through Thursday evening and again from late Thursday night
through Friday evening.

* IMPACTS...Heavy rainfall could trigger flash flooding of low-lying
areas and debris flows in and near recent burn scars. Residents
and those recreating in and immediately next to recent burn scars
should prepare for potential flooding impacts. Other locations
near steep terrain or small creeks will also be more prone to
flash flooding. Be ready to act and move to higher ground
immediately should a Flash Flood Warning be issued for your area.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- The threat of flash flooding will remain possible through
Friday evening for Mono, Mineral, and Southern Lyon counties.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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* WHAT...Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be
possible.

* WHERE...Portions of east central California and western Nevada,
including the following areas, in east central California, Mono
County. In western Nevada, Mineral and Southern Lyon Counties.
This includes the Slink, Mountain View, and Boot burn scars.

* WHEN...Through Thursday evening and again from late Thursday night
through Friday evening.

* IMPACTS...Heavy rainfall could trigger flash flooding of low-lying
areas and debris flows in and near recent burn scars. Residents
and those recreating in and immediately next to recent burn scars
should prepare for potential flooding impacts. Other locations
near steep terrain or small creeks will also be more prone to
flash flooding. Be ready to act and move to higher ground
immediately should a Flash Flood Warning be issued for your area.

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