Posts Tagged: Flood

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Douglas County Emergency Management Provides Flood Response Guide Workshops

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations MINDEN, Nev. — East Fork Fire Protection District, serving as Douglas County Emergency Management, provided orientation to 98 individuals from the County,...

Douglas County Promotes Nevada Flood Awareness Week

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County, along with the State of Nevada is hosting an educational awareness event to help educate our citizens...

Douglas County Seeking Volunteers For Flood Control & Roads Task Force

Courtesy of Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations Minden, NV. September 11, 2015. The County Manager is seeking residents interested in participating in a Flood Control and Roads Task...

Heavy Rain Brings Flash Flooding To Carson Valley Monday Afternoon

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — UPDATE: 7 p.m. via Douglas County Emergency Management Heavy rains, hail and lightning moved through the county late Monday afternoon and caused some localized flooding...

Douglas County Flood Damage Does Not Qualify for State or Federal Assistance

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Emergency Management February 5th, 2015 Minden, NV– Douglas County Emergency Management received notification from State Emergency Management officials that the flash floods events in...

Douglas County Flood Damage Does Not Qualify for State or Federal Assistance

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Emergency Management February 5th, 2015 Minden, NV– Douglas County Emergency Management received notification from State Emergency Management officials that the flash floods events in...