Governor Brian Sandoval is scheduled to host a flood briefing on Thursday morning in the Old Assembly Chambers in the Capitol Building in Carson City.

The briefing will give a broad overview of current water totals and snow pack, possible scenarios and impacts in potential flood zones including Walker River, Carson River, North Valley, Washoe Valley, Fallon, Yerington and Lemmon Valley. 

The Nevada National Guard, Division of Emergency Management, Department of Transportation, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, and others will brief Governor Sandoval about conditions, concerns and available resources for Northern Nevada’s potential major flood events.  

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