Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
837 AM MDT Mon Jun 19 2017

...The National Weather Service in Grand Junction CO has issued a
flood advisory for the Roaring Fork River...

  Roaring Fork River near Aspen affecting Pitkin County

.Recent warm temperatures will continue this week causing increased
snowmelt along the Roaring Fork River.  Along with these
temperatures, tunnel closures upstream have also contributed to
higher flows. Temperatures will remain warm this week which will
keep the river above bankfull.


Safety Message... Caution is urged when walking near waterways. Avoid
flooded areas and unstable riverbanks. Stay tuned to developments by
listening to NOAA Weather Radio or your
local TV or radio stations.

Additional information can also be found on the NWS Grand Junction
homepage at weather.gov/gjt


837 AM MDT Mon Jun 19 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction CO has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Roaring Fork River near Aspen.
* until Friday evening.
* At 07 AM Monday the stage was 4.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 4.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain at this level for most of the


               Fld    Observed         Forecast 6 a.m.
Location       Stg  Stg   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu

Roaring Fork River
  Aspen         5.0   4.3  Mon 07 AM   4.3    4.3    4.1

LAT...LON 3920 10681 3914 10668 3908 10671 3917 10683


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