Posts Tagged: Flood

Mottsville Lane Closed Once Again

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Mottsville Lane, the main route between Carson Valley and Kingsbury Grade, closed once again Wednesday morning due to water over the roadway. It had re-opened Tuesday...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: May 19

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National  Weather Service has issued a flood watch for Northern Nevada, including Carson Valley, effective Sunday through Tuesday in advance of the warmer...

National Weather Service Issues Flood Advisory For Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev . — The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for Carson Valley and Alpine County effective through Thursday afternoon. Minor flooding impacts will begin in...

Though Not Imminent, Potential For Highway 395 Flooding Remains

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com  · 4 min read There is a possibility that the record-level snowpack still stored up in the Sierras, given a continued gradual snowmelt from moderate temperatures, could easily pass underneath...

Flood Advisory Remains In Effect Through Friday In Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Update 6 a.m., Monday — The main stem of the Carson River between Genoa and Carson City eased back from monitor stage Sunday evening as all points upstream continued...

Temporary Flood Barrier Installed Near Aspen Mobile Home Park

Staff & Douglas County Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Increased snowmelt throughout the week at higher elevations has brought with it across-the-board rises on local streams, ditches and sloughs, as well as...

Mottsville Lane Closed Due To Water Over The Roadway

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Friday, 7 a.m. update — Increased snowmelt throughout the week at higher elevations has brought with it across-the-board rises on local streams, ditches and sloughs, as well...

Carson River Expected To Rise With Increased Snowmelt & Rain This Week

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Warmer temperatures this week will bring on increased snowmelt in the mountains, resulting in rises along all points of the Carson River. The river posted overnight...

Douglas County Navigating FEMA Emergency Funding Application Process While Preparing For Spring Flooding

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 10 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Local and regional emergency management officials are performing a complex balancing act as they prepare for potential flooding later this spring while addressing the...

Douglas County Seeks Public Feedback On Social Media Messaging During Floods

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Communications and Public Information is currently researching social media messages disseminated by local governments in Douglas, Lyon, Storey and...

Douglas County Approves Agreement For Johnson Lane Area Drainage Master Plan

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of County Commissioners authorized the County to enter into an Interlocal Agreement with the Carson Water Subconservency...

Inbound Series Of Storms To Bring Wind, Rain, More Potential Flooding To Carson Valley

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Services forecasts a series of storms bound for Sierra and Western Nevada will begin to arrive tonight and last potentially through the middle...

Another ‘Dangerous’ Weather Pattern In Carson Valley Expected Later This Week

Courtesy of Douglas County Emergency Management · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County, emergency officials continue to focus on assessment and recovery efforts as the flood waters subside. However, the region is expected...

Carson Valley Flood & Wind Gallery (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — Photos have been pouring in from this week’s rain storm and accompanying flooding and high winds. Full updates on the flood can be found at this link. If you...

Carson River Drops Below Flood Stage

 Staff Reports · 5 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Carson River dropped below flood stage after midnight early Sunday morning. All lanes of Highway 395 re-opened Saturday afternoon. Centerville Road, Genoa Lane, Mottsville Lane and Muller Lane...

Snowpack Totals Around Carson River Lower Than 2005, 1997 Floods

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — As Carson Valley and much of Western Nevada braces for almost certain flooding this weekend, the biggest question heading into the National Weather Service’s flood warning...

Carson River Drops Below Flood Stage Tuesday Evening

Staff Reports · 9 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Flooding across the East Fork and main stem of the Carson River had widespread impacts across the Valley Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. The main stem of the Carson...

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Jan. 6

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The East Fork of the Carson River is running at 379 cubic feet per second in Gardnerville as of 5:30 this morning, according to the...

Flood Warning Issued for Carson River: Information, Tips And Preparedness Items

Staff Reports · 6 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The National Weather Service had issued a flood warning for the Carson River, effective Sunday through Monday. The warning was issued for the East Fork Carson River...

Douglas County Promotes Nevada Flood Awareness Week

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County and the State of Nevada are hosting an educational event to inform citizens on flood preparation and safety during...