Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
138 PM MDT SAT AUG 12 2017

Rio Blanco CO-
138 PM MDT SAT AUG 12 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a

* Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  South central Rio Blanco County in northwestern Colorado...

* Until 430 PM MDT

* At 137 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause small stream flooding in the
  advisory area. Doppler radar estimates over one inch of rain has
  fallen over the past hour.

* Flooding will remain over mainly rural areas of south central Rio
  Blanco County.

This includes the following streams and drainages...Black Sulphur
Creek...Story Gulch...East Hunter Creek...West Fork Stewart Gulch...
West Willow Creek...Eureka Creek...Piceance Creek...Stewart Gulch...
East Fork Stewart Gulch...Fawn Creek...Hunter Creek and Willow Creek.


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


LAT...LON 3981 10815 3979 10811 3980 10807 3970 10805
      3970 10839 3986 10834



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