Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
718 PM MDT MON JUL 24 2017

UTC019-250245-
/O.CON.KGJT.FA.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-170725T0245Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Grand UT-
718 PM MDT MON JUL 24 2017

...THE ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
845 PM MDT FOR SOUTH CENTRAL GRAND COUNTY...

At 718 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause arroyo and small stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Castle Valley.

This includes the following streams and drainages...Placer Creek and
Castle Creek.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Remain alert for flooding even in locations not receiving rain.
Arroyos, streams, and rivers can become raging killer currents in a
matter of minutes, even from distant rainfall.

Please report flooding to the Grand Junction National Weather Service
Office when you can do so safely.

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LAT...LON 3868 10942 3857 10928 3855 10932 3867 10946

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JAM


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