Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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WGUS55 KSLC 262157
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
355 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL GARFIELD COUNTY IN UTAH...

* UNTIL 700 PM MDT

* AT 355 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN OVER THE ESCALANTE RIVER DRAINAGE IN NORTHERN GRAND
  STAIRCASE ESCALANTE NATIONAL MONUMENT. RAINFALL IN EXCESS OF ONE
  INCH HAS ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
  SHORTLY.

* FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG DRAINAGES FLOWING INTO THE
  ESCALANTE RIVER INCLUDING EGYPT 3...25 MILE WASH...AND MIDDLE
  AND EAST MOODY CANYONS IN SOUTH CENTRAL GARFIELD COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMAIN ALERT FOR FLOODING EVEN IN LOCATIONS NOT RECEIVING RAIN. DRY
WASHES...STREAMS...AND RIVERS CAN BECOME RAGING KILLER CURRENTS IN A
MATTER OF MINUTES...EVEN FROM DISTANT RAINFALL.

&&

LAT...LON 3772 11117 3754 11104 3754 11125 3774 11145
      3780 11139

$$

MPS


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