Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
437 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Colorado...

  Arkansas River Near Fowler affecting Crowley and Otero Counties.

.Recent heavy rain across southeast Colorado will cause river levels
to run high.

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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437 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Arkansas River Near Fowler.
* until late Sunday night.
* At  4:15 PM Saturday the stage was 7.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 8.2 feet by after midnight tonight.the
  river will fall below flood stage by early tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 8.0 feet...Minor agricultural flooding occurs northeast
  of Rocky Ford and elsewhere.

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LAT...LON 3816 10393 3816 10387 3815 10381 3808 10381
      3809 10387 3809 10393

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