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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:02 PM PDT on May 06, 2016

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 07, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of central California...
including the following areas... Kern County mountains...
southeastern San Joaquin Valley... southwestern San Joaquin
Valley and west central San Joaquin Valley.

* Until 11 PM PDT this evening

* scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue to develop
this afternoon and evening. Some storms may produce very heavy
rainfall in a short period of time resulting in localized flash
flooding. Areas that received heavy rain yesterday will be more
at risk for flooding due to the already saturated ground.

* Impacts... flooded or impassable roads. Downed trees... possible
power outages... small stream flooding.

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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Local Storm Report



05/06/2016 0237 PM

3 miles NE of Bakersfield, Kern County.

Flood, reported by broadcast media.


            Flooding on both sides of 178 freeway east
            of bakersfield; reported by a viewer.





05/06/2016 0237 PM

3 miles NE of Bakersfield, Kern County.

Flood, reported by broadcast media.


            Flooding on both sides of 178 freeway east
            of bakersfield; reported by a viewer.





05/06/2016 0139 PM

8 miles se of Taft, Kern County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Chp reported roadway flooding on Highway 166
            near Pentland Road.





05/06/2016 0139 PM

8 miles se of Taft, Kern County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Chp reported roadway flooding on Highway 166
            near Pentland Road.





05/06/2016 0112 PM

4 miles ENE of Bakersfield, Kern County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Chp reported roadway flooding at
            intersection of Caliente St & College Ave





05/06/2016 0112 PM

4 miles ENE of Bakersfield, Kern County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Chp reported roadway flooding at
            intersection of Caliente St & College Ave





05/05/2016 0529 PM

9 miles S of Taft, Kern County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Flooding on Highway 46 between Blackwells
            Corner and Lost Hills.





05/05/2016 0529 PM

9 miles S of Taft, Kern County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Flooding on Highway 46 between Blackwells
            Corner and Lost Hills.





05/05/2016 0228 PM

4 miles WNW of Taft, Kern County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Chp reported roadway flooding at
            intersection of Highway 33 & Henry Road





05/05/2016 0228 PM

4 miles WNW of Taft, Kern County.

Flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Chp reported roadway flooding at
            intersection of Highway 33 & Henry Road





05/05/2016 0219 PM

Taft, Kern County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by broadcast media.








05/05/2016 0219 PM

Taft, Kern County.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by broadcast media.






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