Sequoia National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1839 S. Newcomb St
Porterville, CA 93257
Flash Flood Watch Issued: 12:16 PM Oct. 22, 2021 – National Weather Service
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
· A portion of central California, including the following areas: Fresno-Tulare Lower Sierra, Grant Grove Area, Kaiser to Rodgers Ridge, Mariposa-Madera Lower Sierra, San Joaquin River Canyon, Sequoia NP, South End of the Lower Sierra, South End of the Upper Sierra, and Upper San Joaquin River.
· From Sunday morning through Monday evening
· Flash flooding is possible over and near recently burned areas including the Creek Fire burn area, the SQF Complex burn area, the French Fire burn area, the KNP Complex burn area and the Windy Fire burn area.
· Mudslides and debris flows are also possible over and near recently burned areas.
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.