Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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WGUS85 KGJT 300154
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
754 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

COC077-300500-
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MESA CO-
754 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN MESA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...

* UNTIL 1100 PM MDT

* AT 753 PM MDT...FLOODING WAS OCCURRING ALONG CO 141 NEAR
  WHITEWATER KEEPING THE ROADS CLOSED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  WHITEWATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3900 10844 3893 10838 3893 10841 3899 10846

$$

TGR



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