Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
953 AM MDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST OREGON AND
SOUTHWEST IDAHO THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE SLOWLY EAST ACROSS SOUTHERN
CALIFORNIA AND THE GREAT BASIN TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL KEEP
MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR ACROSS SOUTHEAST OREGON AND SOUTHWEST IDAHO
WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY RAIN AND FLASH FLOODING.

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SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS-OWYHEE MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS COUNTY-
HARNEY COUNTY-MALHEUR COUNTY-
953 AM MDT FRI MAY 6 2016 /853 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016/

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOISE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF IDAHO AND SOUTHEAST OREGON.
  THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN ...IDAHO...OWYHEE
  MOUNTAINS... SOUTHERN TWIN FALLS COUNTY AND SOUTHWEST HIGHLANDS.
  IN SOUTHEAST OREGON...HARNEY COUNTY AND MALHEUR COUNTY.

* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

* IMPACTS: HEAVY RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL
  CREEKS AND STREAMS AS WELL AS URBAN AREAS. MUD AND DEBRIS FLOWS
  WILL BE POSSIBLE IN AREAS RECENTLY BURNED BY WILDFIRE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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