Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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

COC029-045-051-077-097-100200-
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DELTA CO-MESA CO-PITKIN CO-GUNNISON CO-GARFIELD CO-
701 PM MDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...THE SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM MDT
FOR CENTRAL DELTA...NORTHEASTERN MESA...NORTHWESTERN PITKIN...
NORTHWESTERN GUNNISON AND SOUTHERN GARFIELD COUNTIES...

AT 659 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
PRODUCING MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH ACROSS THE
ADVISORY AREA. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING AND PONDING OF
WATER IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
COLLBRAN...MESA...PLATEAU CITY...WHITEWATER...SKYWAY...MOLINA AND
GRAND MESA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES.  ADDITIONALLY...
COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

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LAT...LON 3940 10731 3900 10765 3885 10838 3902 10851
      3900 10820 3931 10820

$$

JDC



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