Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1023 AM MDT SUN SEP 28 2014

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LA PLATA CO-HINSDALE CO-
1023 AM MDT SUN SEP 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN LA PLATA COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO...
  SOUTHWESTERN HINSDALE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO...

* UNTIL 1215 PM MDT

* AT 1018 AM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. RAIN GAUGES AND WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED FROM
  ONE TO ONE AND A QUARTER INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN IN THE
  DURANGO AREA.

* DEBRIS FLOWS...MUD AND ROCK SLIDES...AND PONDING OF WATER ACROSS
  ROADS ARE ALL EXPECTED THROUGH 1215 MDT. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL
  EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...IGNACIO...
  ROCKWOOD...OXFORD...VALLECITO... TRIMBLE...TACOMA...HERMOSA AND
  FALFA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND
STREAMS...URBAN STREET FLOODING...AS WELL AS FLOODING OF RANCH AND
COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND
ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3721 10794 3756 10787 3754 10748 3712 10750
      3700 10762 3700 10771

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