Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
607 PM MDT FRI JUL 21 2017

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Mesa CO-Grand UT-
607 PM MDT FRI JUL 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a

* Small Stream Flood Advisory for Rapid Rises for...
  Northwestern Mesa County in west central Colorado...
  East central Grand County in east central Utah...

* Until 900 PM MDT

* At 606 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to slow
  moving thunderstorms. The storms causing the heavy rainfall were
  moving south at 5 mph. This will cause small stream flooding in
  the advisory area and ponding of water on Interstate 70.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Mack and Loma.

This includes the following highways...
 Interstate 70 in Colorado between mile markers 1 and 14.
 Interstate 70 in Utah between mile markers 215 and 231.
 Colorado 139 between mile markers 1 and 12.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive runoff will cause flooding of roadways. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads.

Please report flooding to the Grand Junction National Weather Service
Office when you can do so safely.

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 3934 10873 3918 10881 3917 10912 3903 10924
      3904 10938 3931 10926 3936 10906 3936 10888

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JDC


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