Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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

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MESA CO-DELTA CO-MONTROSE CO-
450 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL MESA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...
  SOUTHWESTERN DELTA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...
  NORTHERN MONTROSE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL COLORADO...

* UNTIL 745 PM MDT

* AT 449 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* FLOODING WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
  MESA...SOUTHWESTERN DELTA AND NORTHERN MONTROSE COUNTIES.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...NORTH FORK
ESCALANTE CREEK...LITTLE DOMINGUEZ CREEK...ESCALANTE CREEK...DRY
FORK ESCALANTE CREEK...DRY FORK BIG DOMINGUEZ CREEK AND BIG
DOMINGUEZ CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR
CREEKS.

&&

LAT...LON 3875 10821 3860 10835 3868 10850 3884 10837

$$

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