Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
714 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

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UTAH UT-DUCHESNE UT-WAYNE UT-SAN JUAN UT-GARFIELD UT-KANE UT-
SANPETE UT-SEVIER UT-IRON UT-CARBON UT-EMERY UT-WASHINGTON UT-
714 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1015 PM MDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN UTAH...SOUTHERN DUCHESNE...WAYNE...SAN JUAN...
GARFIELD...KANE...SOUTHEASTERN SANPETE...EASTERN SEVIER...
SOUTHEASTERN IRON...WESTERN CARBON...EMERY AND SOUTHEASTERN
WASHINGTON COUNTIES...

AT 706 PM MDT...ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS NOW MOVING
EASTWARD INTO THE HEADWATERS OF KANAB CREEK ORIGINATING OUT OF THE
SOUTH.  AS THESE STORMS TRAVERSE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
DRAINAGES...STREAMFLOWS WILL ONCE AGAIN RISE.

MOST WATERSHEDS IN THIS AREA ARE SATURATED AND SMALL AMOUNTS OF
RAINFALL WILL PRODUCE LARGER RIVER RESPONSES THAN TYPICALLY SEEN.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING
INCLUDE... PRICE...KANAB...ESCALANTE...HANKSVILLE...ST
GEORGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3748 11321 3812 11158 3963 11123 3995 11069
      3958 11036 3810 10998 3761 11053 3745 11053
      3738 11069 3725 11059 3725 11058 3729 11047
      3711 11057 3716 11057 3718 11058 3700 11091
      3700 11368

$$

MCINERNEY



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