Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
939 AM MDT FRI MAY 19 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Colorado...

  Fountain Creek Near Fountain affecting El Paso County.

.Fountain Creek near Fountain has fallen below flood stage and is expected to continue falling.

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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COC041-191609-
/O.CAN.KPUB.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170519T2309Z/
/FHAC2.1.ER.170518T1215Z.170518T1830Z.170519T1445Z.UU/
939 AM MDT FRI MAY 19 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Fountain Creek Near Fountain.
* At  9:00 AM Friday the stage was 7.9 feet and was falling.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  8:45 AM Friday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 7.0 feet by
  midmorning tomorrow.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Action Stage. Minor overbank flow spills into
  low lying agricultural areas.

&&

LAT...LON 3861 10463 3855 10458 3847 10455 3845 10464
      3853 10467 3859 10473

$$



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