Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
306 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...HEAVY RAIN PRODUCING THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE AGAIN THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING THAT COULD RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING...

.MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR REMAINS IN PLACE ACROSS MUCH OF THE
MOJAVE DESERT AND SOUTHERN GREAT BASIN. THIS WILL ONCE AGAIN
RESULT IN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING LATE THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. ANY STRONGER OR
SLOWER MOVING ACTIVITY WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE FLASH
FLOODING ESPECIALLY IF HEAVIER RAIN FALLS OVER ANY SENSITIVE
TERRAIN OR LOW LYING AREAS.

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NORTHWEST PLATEAU-LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA-
EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES-OWENS VALLEY-WHITE MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY-
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK-ESMERALDA AND CENTRAL NYE COUNTY-
LINCOLN COUNTY-NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY-
WESTERN CLARK AND SOUTHERN NYE COUNTY-SHEEP RANGE-
SPRING MOUNTAINS-RED ROCK CANYON-LAS VEGAS VALLEY-
SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY-
306 AM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT /NOON MST/
TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST ARIZONA...SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND
  NEVADA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHWEST
  ARIZONA...LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA AND NORTHWEST
  PLATEAU. IN SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA...DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL
  PARK...EASTERN SIERRA SLOPES...OWENS VALLEY AND WHITE
  MOUNTAINS OF INYO COUNTY. IN NEVADA...ESMERALDA AND CENTRAL
  NYE COUNTY...LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA...LAS VEGAS
  VALLEY...LINCOLN COUNTY...NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY...SHEEP
  RANGE...SOUTHERN CLARK COUNTY...SPRING MOUNTAINS-RED ROCK
  CANYON AND WESTERN CLARK AND SOUTHERN NYE COUNTY.

* FROM NOON PDT /NOON MST/ TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING

* SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE
  MOJAVE DESERT AND SOUTHERN GREAT BASIN THIS AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING. ANY STRONGER OR SLOWER MOVING THUNDERSTORMS COULD
  UNLEASH HEAVY RAIN WHICH WOULD RESULT IN THE POTENTIAL FOR
  FLASH FLOODING.

* RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER COULD CROSS ROADS. ROCKS... MUD AND
  OTHER DEBRIS MAY WASH ONTO ROADS. PORTIONS OF PAVEMENT MAY BE
  ERODED. ROADS COULD BE IMPASSIBLE OR CLOSED DUE TO FLASH
  FLOODING. WATER WILL ALSO RESULT IN RAPID FLOWS IN WASHES AND
  WILL POND IN OTHER LOW LYING SPOTS ESPECIALLY THOSE THAT HAVE
  POOR DRAINAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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