Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
219 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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NORTHWEST PLATEAU-LINCOLN COUNTY-NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY-
219 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017 /319 PM MST SAT JAN 21 2017/

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST ARIZONA AND NEVADA...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHWEST ARIZONA...NORTHWEST PLATEAU. IN
  NEVADA...LINCOLN COUNTY AND NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY.

* FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE SUNDAY EVENING INTO MONDAY.
  THIS COULD LEAD TO FLOODING ISSUES ACROSS THE AREA.

* THE COMBINATION OF ALREADY WET SOILS AND MODERATE TO HEAVY
  RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF. FLOODING OF SMALL
  STREAMS...NORMALLY DRY WASHES...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IS
  POSSIBLE. MOST LIKELY WATERWAYS IMPACTED INCLUDE THE SMALLER
  TRIBUTARIES FEEDING INTO THE MUDDY RIVER...VIRGIN RIVER AND
  BEAVER DAM WASH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

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