Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

Mariposa County Sheriff's Office
Saturday February 11th, 2017 :: 10:13 a.m. PST


Flash Flood Warning until 06:15PM

The National Weather Service in Hanford CA has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for... Southwestern Mariposa County in central California... East central Merced County in central California...

* Until 615 PM PST Saturday

* At 957 AM PST, the Army Corps of Engineers reported that water continues to overtop Mariposa Creek Dam, however, the dam has not been compromised. Nonetheless, there is still an ongoing threat of water rises and flooding in the Le Grand area which might continue through Sunday morning.

* Locations affected include Mariposa Creek at Fresno Road, Jefferson Road to Santa Fe Road. Overflow is also occurring along McHenry Road.

* Residents in the warned area should heed the advice and direction of law enforcement and emergency management officials to evacuation shelters.



Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become unstable and unsafe. A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately. Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate precautions to protect life and property.

View full article (nws)

Mariposa County Sheriff's Office
5099 Old Hwy N
Mariposa, CA 95338

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 209-966-3615

TEXT-A-TIP -  Text TIP MARIPOSASO followed by your message, to 888777

Submit an anonymous web tip

Alert Details

Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Likely (p > ~50%)
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Flash Flood Warning

Navigate & Discover