Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
649 PM MDT MON JUL 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST COLORADO...
  SOUTH CENTRAL HUERFANO COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST COLORADO...

* UNTIL 945 PM MDT

* AT 644 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN OVER WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE EAST PEAK BURN SCAR. FLASH
  FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY. EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE
  BURN SCAR WILL RESULT IN DEBRIS FLOW MOVING THROUGH THE SANTA
  CLARA CREEK...CHERRY CREEK AND BEAR CREEK DRAINAGES THE DEBRIS
  FLOW CAN CONSIST OF ROCK...MUD...VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE
  MATERIALS.

* FLASH FLOODING WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF WESTERN LAS
  ANIMAS AND SOUTH CENTRAL HUERFANO COUNTIES.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...SANTA CLARA
CREEK...CHERRY CREEK...BEAR CREEK...MIDDLE FORK TRUJILLO
CREEK...NORTH FORK TRUJILLO CREEK AND WALSEN ARROYO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3751 10480 3740 10479 3738 10496 3750 10496

$$

MW



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