Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
406 PM MDT TUE AUG 23 2016

COC077-085-240100-
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MESA CO-MONTROSE CO-
406 PM MDT TUE AUG 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN MESA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...
  WEST CENTRAL MONTROSE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...

* UNTIL 700 PM MDT

* AT 401 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA.

* STREAMS AND ARROYOS DRAINING FROM THE RIDGE OF THE UNCOMPAHGRE
  PLATEAU INTO THE SAN MIGUEL RIVER FROM NEAR URAVAN TO AROUND 10
  MILES NORTHWEST OF URAVAN WILL BE AFFECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3861 10860 3858 10855 3840 10849 3834 10870
      3846 10884

$$

EH



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