THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED THE FOLLOWING WARNING FOR PLUMAS COUNTY:
... A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 PM PDT FOR EAST CENTRAL PLUMAS COUNTY...
AT 135 PM PDT... NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO INDICATE A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL... AND DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED NEAR FRENCHMAN LAKE... OR 9 MILES NORTHWEST OF CHILCOOT... MOVING NORTH AT 15 MPH.
* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE... FRENCHMAN LAKE... VINTON... BIG COVE CAMPGROUND... CHILCOOT CAMPGROUND... FRENCHMAN CAMPGROUND AND SPRING CREEK CAMPGROUND.
THIS STORM IS PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL. WATCH FOR PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS. DRIVERS SHOULD SLOW DOWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING HEAVY RAIN TO AVOID HYDROPLANING... AND REMEMBER TO TURN ON THEIR HEADLIGHTS.
FRC rodeo to open arena for anyone brave enough
This cowboy holds on for dear life during last year’s saddle bronc riding portion of the rodeo clinic at Feather River College. For the third year, FRC’s rodeo...Read More...
New class plans paddle fest
Quincy locals try out some human-powered boats at last year’s Plumas Paddle Fest, presented by the Outdoor Recreation Leadership program of Feather River College....Read More...
Fishing Report for the week of 4/18/2014
Robert Paulson, of Meadow Valley, holds up the 23-pound Mackinaw he caught at Bucks Lake on April 6. Photo submitted