Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
427 PM MDT SUN AUG 20 2017

COC119-210130-
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Teller CO-
427 PM MDT SUN AUG 20 2017

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  West central Teller County in central Colorado...

* Until 730 PM MDT

* At 426 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of west central Teller
  County.

This includes the following streams and drainages...Dry Creek...
Beaver Creek...Grape Creek...Oil Creek...Barnard Creek...Twin
Creek...Rule Creek...Willow Creek...Hay Creek and Fourmile Creek.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

&&

LAT...LON 3877 10528 3892 10530 3895 10516 3878 10513

$$

kam



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