Dam failure imminent! Lyon County Nevada!

US National Weather Service Reno NevadaLike Page


The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…A Dam Break in…
Central Lyon County in west central Nevada…
* Until 630 PM PST

* At 1233 PM PST, emergency management reported the imminent failure of the South Dayton Retention Pond in the next 30 minutes to one hour. Between 2 and 4 feet of water could inundate areas of East Dayton within 2 to 3 hours of failure.

* Areas affected include East Dayton including, but not limited to,
these streets…Comstock, Sutro, Dayton Valley Road.
Move to higher ground now. This is an extremely dangerous and
life-threatening situation. Do not attempt to travel unless you are
fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order.



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