Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
254 PM MDT TUE SEP 9 2014

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EAGLE CO-MESA CO-ROUTT CO-RIO BLANCO CO-GARFIELD CO-
254 PM MDT TUE SEP 9 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN EAGLE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST COLORADO...
  NORTHWESTERN MESA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...
  SOUTHERN ROUTT COUNTY IN NORTHWEST COLORADO...
  SOUTHEASTERN RIO BLANCO COUNTY IN NORTHWEST COLORADO...
  GARFIELD COUNTY IN NORTHWEST COLORADO...

* UNTIL 545 PM MDT

* AT 251 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS CAUSING HEAVY RAIN IN THE ADVISED AREA.  THIS LINE
  OF STORMS IS MOVING VERY SLOWLY AND LIKELY CAUSING SOME SMALL
  STREAM FLOODING AND POSSIBLY SOME MUD OR DEBRIS FLOWS.  UP TO ONE
  INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  GLENWOOD SPRINGS...RIFLE...NEW CASTLE...SILT...PARACHUTE...DE
  BEQUE...RIO BLANCO...BATTLEMENT MESA...DOTSERO...CATTLE CREEK...
  SHOSHONE...SWEETWATER AND EL JEBEL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3994 10698 3944 10698 3924 10883 3946 10870
      3975 10800

$$

TGR


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