Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
802 PM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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MESA CO-
802 PM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 1100 PM MDT

* AT 757 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...STREAMS AND
  DRY WASHES BETWEEN FRUITA AND MACK...DRAINING FROM THE BOOKCLIFFS
  SOUTHWARD INTO THE COLORADO RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE
THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE NORMALLY DRY WASHES AND ARROYOS TO FLOW. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 3936 10855 3920 10867 3915 10873 3918 10880
      3917 10886 3928 10882 3936 10870

$$

EH


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