Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
503 PM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL CHELAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 800 PM PDT

* AT 459 PM PDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
  BEGIN SHORTLY. EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE BURN SCAR WILL RESULT
  IN DEBRIS FLOW MOVING THROUGH THE ENTIAT RIVER DRAINAGE. THE
  DEBRIS FLOW CAN CONSIST OF ROCK...MUD...VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE
  MATERIALS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  COTTONWOOD CAMPGROUND AND SILVER FALLS CAMPGROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

MOVE AWAY FROM RECENTLY BURNED AREAS. LIFE THREATENING FLOODING OF
CREEKS...ROADS AND NORMALLY DRY ARROYOS IS LIKELY. THE HEAVY RAINS
WILL LIKELY TRIGGER ROCKSLIDES...MUDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN STEEP
TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY IN AND AROUND THESE AREAS.

THE AFFECTED AREAS ARE THE CHIWAUKUM COMPLEX FIRE BURN SCARS ABOVE
ROBINSON CANYON AND TARPISCAN CREEK. HIGH INTENSITY RAINFALL ON THE
BURNED AREAS MAY CAUSE DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODING AND DEBRIS FLOWS.
RESIDENTS AND MOTORISTS IN AND BELOW THE COLOCKUM TARPS BURN SCAR...
INCLUDING THOSE THAT LIVE ALONG TARPISCAN CREEK AND MOTORISTS ON
COLOCKUM CREEK ROAD AND TARPISCAN ROAD...SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY.

&&

LAT...LON 4809 12054 4794 12045 4792 12060 4806 12070

$$

SVH


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