Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1256 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

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SAN JUAN UT-
1256 PM MDT SUN APR 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL SAN JUAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST UTAH ...

* UNTIL 700 PM MDT SUNDAY

* AT 1253 PM MDT...CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK RANGERS AT NEEDLES
  INDICATED WATER RUNNING OVER BIG SPRINGS CANYON ROAD FROM EARLIER
  RAINFALL. THIS RUNOFF WAS CAUSING MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO A HALF OF AN INCH WAS ALSO FALLING FROM
A NEARBY THUNDERSTORMS.  THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN MAY ALSO LEAD TO
ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING IN THE AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3821 10954 3799 10953 3799 10985 3821 10985

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