Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
911 PM MDT WED AUG 26 2015

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ELMORE ID-CAMAS ID-
911 PM MDT WED AUG 26 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 PM MDT FOR
EAST CENTRAL ELMORE AND CAMAS COUNTIES...

AT 905 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED NEARLY STATIONARY
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO 1
TO 1.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
CORRAL...CANNONBALL MOUNTAIN...SMOKY DOME...PARADISE PEAK...HILL
CITY...BAUMGARTNER CAMPGROUND...DOLLARHIDE SUMMIT... GUNSIGHT
PEAK...SOLDIER MOUNTAIN SKI AREA...FLECK SUMMIT...BIG PEAK AND
SOLDIER.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF HALF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

REMAIN ALERT FOR FLOODING EVEN IN LOCATIONS NOT RECEIVING RAIN.
ARROYOS...STREAMS AND RIVERS CAN BECOME RAGING KILLER CURRENTS IN A
MATTER OF MINUTES...EVEN FROM DISTANT RAINFALL.

MOVE AWAY FROM RECENTLY BURNED AREAS. LIFE THREATENING FLOODING OF
CREEKS...ROADS AND NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS IS LIKELY. THE HEAVY RAINS
WILL LIKELY TRIGGER ROCKSLIDES...MUDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN STEEP
TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY IN AND AROUND THESE AREAS.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4344 11455 4340 11455 4326 11507 4383 11511
      4385 11494 4382 11486 4379 11485 4382 11471
      4374 11467 4360 11469 4356 11459 4354 11460
      4349 11453 4344 11452

$$

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