Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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WGUS85 KGJT 152348
FLSGJT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
548 PM MDT FRI AUG 15 2014

COC085-091-160245-
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MONTROSE CO-OURAY CO-
548 PM MDT FRI AUG 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN MONTROSE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...
  NORTHWESTERN OURAY COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...

* UNTIL 845 PM MDT

* AT 546 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE HAPPY CANYON AND SPRING CREEK DRAINAGES.
  THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO
  ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... AREAS NEAR
  SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST MONTROSE...AND NEAR HIGHWAY 550 SOUTH OF
  MONTROSE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3836 10779 3817 10791 3825 10810 3845 10790

$$

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