National Weather Service Issues Flash Flood Warning for Inyo County
Flash Flood Warning
Flash Flood Statement National Weather Service Las Vegas NV 628 PM PDT Sat Sep 10 2022
CAC027-110200- /O.CON.KVEF.FF.W.0269.000000T0000Z-220911T0200Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Inyo CA- 628 PM PDT Sat Sep 10 2022
...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTHWESTERN INYO COUNTY...
At 628 PM PDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing. CHP reports 50 or more yards of Pine Creek Road are covered in debris and boulders from flooding.
HAZARD...Life-threatening flash flooding. Thunderstorms producing flash flooding.
IMPACT...Life-threatening flash flooding of low-water crossings, creeks, normally dry washes and roads.
Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... Bishop, Browns Town Campground, Wilkerson, Millpond Campground, Pleasant Valley Campground, Mesa, Grandview Campground, Ancient Bristlecone Visitors Center, Round Valley, Big Trees Campground, Westgard Pass, Dixon Lane-Meadow, Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek and West Bishop.
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.
LAT...LON 3746 11818 3741 11812 3726 11813 3722 11830 3720 11842 3719 11851 3730 11861 3746 11865 3746 11859
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE
(From National Weather Service)