Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
207 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

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SAN JUAN UT-
207 PM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL SAN JUAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN UTAH...

* UNTIL 500 PM MDT

* AT 202 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS JUST
  SOUTHEAST OF MONTICELLO PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN WHICH WILL CAUSE
  FLOODING. RADAR ESTIMATES THAT BETWEEN ONE AND ONE HALF INCH OF
  RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE BOULDER CREEK AND PEARSON CANYON AREAS
  SINCE 1 PM.

* FLOODING WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF EAST CENTRAL SAN
  JUAN COUNTY SOUTH OF HIGHWAY 141 AND OCCUR ALONG BOULDER CREEK AND
  PEARSON WASH FLOWING INTO MONTEZUMA CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS AND NORMALLY DRY WASHES AND CANYONS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS OR TRAILS. FIND ALTERNATE
ROUTES.

IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED...ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS.

&&

LAT...LON 3786 10921 3783 10915 3778 10916 3766 10923
      3766 10925 3776 10928 3786 10926

$$

BEN



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