Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
353 AM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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OURAY CO-SAN MIGUEL CO-DOLORES CO-
353 AM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL OURAY COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO...
  EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO...
  EASTERN DOLORES COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO...

* UNTIL 645 AM MDT

* AT 350 AM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO SHOWERS
  WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING
  IN THE ADVISORY AREA.  ROCK SLIDES AND MUD SLIDES ARE POSSIBLE
  ALONG HIGHWAY 145 BETWEEN NORWOOD AND SAWPIT DUE TO HEAVY RAINFALL
  RATES.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...AREAS ALONG
  HIGHWAY 145 INCLUDING TELLURIDE...MOUNTAIN
  VILLAGE...NORWOOD...SAWPIT...OPHIR...TROUT LAKE...PLACERVILLE AND
  FALL CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3814 10797 3793 10775 3779 10787 3799 10829
      3815 10832

$$

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