Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
121 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

...AN ACTIVE MONSOON PATTERN WILL PRODUCE THUNDERSTORMS AND
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL FROM EARLY TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
EVENING...

.SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL NEVADA TUESDAY.

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HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY-
RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE-WHITE PINE COUNTY-
NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO COUNTY-
NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINNEMUCCA...MCDERMITT...JACKPOT...
WILDHORSE...OWYHEE...SILVER ZONE PASS...WEST WENDOVER...
SECRET PASS...LAMOILLE CANYON...HARRISON PASS....ELY...RUTH...
MCGILL...BATTLE MOUNTAIN...AUSTIN...EUREKA...DIAMOND VALLEY...
ELKO...SPRING CREEK...CARLIN...WELLS...RUBY VALLEY...
PEQUOP SUMMIT...TONOPAH...ROUND MOUNTAIN...DUCKWATER...
CURRANT SUMMIT
121 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT TUESDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
  NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHWEST NEVADA AND SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST CENTRAL NEVADA... WHITE
  PINE COUNTY. IN NORTH CENTRAL NEVADA...NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY
  AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY AND SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND
  SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY. IN NORTHEAST NEVADA...NORTHERN ELKO
  COUNTY...RUBY MOUNTAINS/EAST HUMBOLDT RANGE...SOUTH CENTRAL ELKO
  COUNTY...SOUTHEASTERN ELKO COUNTY AND SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY.
  IN NORTHWEST NEVADA...HUMBOLDT COUNTY. IN SOUTH CENTRAL
  NEVADA...NORTHEASTERN NYE COUNTY AND NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY.

* FROM 5 AM PDT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

* A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
  TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. YOU
  SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
  SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED. AREAS MOST PRONE TO FLASH
  FLOODING INCLUDE SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS IN AND NEAR THE HIGHER
  TERRAIN AS WELL AS NORMALLY DRY WASHES. ROCK SLIDES AND DEBRIS
  OR WATER FLOWS OVER ROADWAYS ARE POSSIBLE. BE ALERT FOR PONDING
  ON ROADWAYS AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS. AREAS NEAR RECENT BURN
  SCARS WILL ALSO BE MORE SUSCEPTIBLE TO INCREASED RUNOFF AND
  FLASH FLOODING OR DEBRIS FLOWS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.


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