Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Denver/Boulder, CO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER CO
510 PM MDT WED AUG 27 2014

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WELD CO-
510 PM MDT WED AUG 27 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN WELD COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN COLORADO...

* UNTIL 645 PM MDT

* AT 509 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LOCHBUIE...HUDSON...KEENESBURG AND MILTON RESERVOIR.

EAST OF PLATTEVILLE...NEAR MILTON RESERVOIR...IS THE MOST LIKELY
PLACE TO EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4002 10468 4027 10476 4028 10455 4002 10451

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COOPER


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