Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
619 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN COLORADO...

  ARKANSAS RIVER AT LAMAR AFFECTING PROWERS COUNTY.

.HEAVY RAINS ACROSS THE LOWER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY THE PAST FEW DAYS
WILL BRING INCREASED FLOWS TO THE ARKANSAS RIVER IN LAMAR...WITH
MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

STAY AWAY FROM THE BANKS OF RIVERS AND STREAMS.  DURING A FLOOD...
SATURATED BANKS CAN EASILY BREAK OFF AND FALL INTO POTENTIALLY
DEADLY...FAST FLOWING FLOOD WATER.

STAY TUNED TO YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO FOR THE LATEST
INFORMATION.  FOR THE LATEST HYDROLOGIC FORECASTS AND WARNINGS...
VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO AT WEATHER.GOV/PUEBLO.
YOU CAN LINK DIRECTLY TO THE HYDROLOGY PAGE BY CLICKING ON RIVERS AND
LAKES UNDER THE HYDROLOGY SECTION OF THE LEFT HAND MENU BAR.

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619 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE ARKANSAS RIVER AT LAMAR.
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  6:00 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.5 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. THE
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...MINOR LOWLAND AGRICULTURAL FLOODING OCCURS
  NEAR LAMAR.

&&

LAT...LON 3813 10269 3814 10260 3813 10251 3806 10251
      3807 10260 3806 10269

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