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California, Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon

Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:57 AM PDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 1:57 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Merced River at pohono bridge.
* At 8:00 am Tuesday the stage was 10.0 feet
* minor flooding is occurring minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast to recede to near 9.5 ft late this afternoon then expected
to rise above flood stage of 10.0 ft tonight then forecast to rise
to near 11.0 ft tomorrow morning.
* Flood stage 10.0 ft
* monitor stage msg ft
* impact... near 10.0 feet, western portion of North Pines campground
located at the east end of Yosemite Valley between the confluence
of the Merced River and tenaya creek begins to flood. Water rises
to the base of the swinging bridge downstream from chapel Meadow.
* Impact... near 9.5 feet, portion of Lower Pines Campground becomes
flooded. Limited site-specific evacuations begin at housekeeping
Camp located along the south-facing bank of the Merced River.
(Upstream from Sentinel bridge and downstream from Stoneman bridge)
* impact... near 9.0 feet, chapel Meadow (south side of river) and
Cooks Meadow (north side of river) begins to experience overflow.
* Impact... near 6.5 feet, river is closed to rafters and flotation.


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