Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
328 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

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MONTROSE CO-
328 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL MONTROSE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...

* UNTIL 530 PM MDT

* AT 327 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN FALLING IN THE
  TERRAIN SOUTH OF NATURITA DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE
  ARROYO AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE
  INCH OF RAIN MAY HAVE ALREADY FALLEN AND ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS
  POSSIBLE.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...HAMILTON CREEK...
SAN MIGUEL RIVER...DRY CREEK...EAST PARADOX CREEK AND NATURITA CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3816 10848 3817 10867 3824 10865 3822 10846

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