Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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WGUS55 KSLC 152345

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
545 PM MDT FRI SEP 15 2017

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  North central Garfield County in southern Utah...
  South central Wayne County in southern Utah...

* Until 945 PM MDT

* At 538 PM MDT, Park Rangers in Capitol Reef National Park reported
  flash flooding on Pleasant Creek. Flash flooding is already

* Flash flooding is only affecting the Pleasant Creek drainage in
  Capitol Reef National Park. Other primary washes in the park such
  as Grand wash are not flooding at this time.

* Additional rainfall is expected in this area and Pleasant Creek
  is expected to continue to flood into this evening.


Remain alert for flooding even in locations not receiving rain. Dry
washes, streams, and rivers can become raging killer currents in a
matter of minutes, even from distant rainfall.

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or
creeks in the Capitol Reef area.


LAT...LON 3826 11105 3797 11099 3797 11120 3821 11127



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