Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
1234 AM MST TUE SEP 1 2015

AZC019-010930-
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PIMA AZ-
1234 AM MST TUE SEP 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN PIMA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 230 AM MST

* AT 1227 AM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE
  TUCSON METRO AREA...AS WELL AS THE CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS.
  RADAR ESTIMATES BETWEEN 0.75 AND 1.25 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN
  ALONG VALENCIA ROAD...ESPECIALLY NEAR INTERSTATE 10...AS WELL AS
  ALONG HOUGHTON ROAD. THIS WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF
  WATER ALONG ROADWAY DIPS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS RESULTING IN
  STREET FLOODING.

IN ADDITION TO THE CITY...BETWEEN 1.00 AND 1.50 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
FALLEN ACROSS THE NORTHERN SLOPES OF THE CATALINA MOUNTAINS AND NEAR
REDINGTON PASS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. EXPECT HEAVY FLOW IN
NORMALLY DRY WASHES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT...LON 3249 11046 3215 11047 3195 11093 3193 11120
      3249 11119

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