Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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WGUS55 KVEF 262152
FFWVEF
NVC017-023-270145-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
252 PM PDT WED JUL 26 2017

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Central Lincoln County in south central Nevada...
  Northeastern Nye County in south central Nevada...

* Until 645 PM PDT

* At 250 PM PDT, Doppler radar indicated areas of thunderstorms
  training over portions of Nye and Lincoln counties. Observer in
  Rachel reported heavy rain and flooding beginning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Caliente, Rachel, Alamo, Hiko and Kershaw-Ryan Campground. This
  include US 93 between Hiko and Caliente, SR 375/Extraterrestrial
  Highway near Rachel, and SR 317/Rainbow Canyon Road south of
  Caliente.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

Remain alert for flooding even in locations not receiving rain.
Arroyos, streams, and rivers can become raging killer currents in a
matter of minutes, even from distant rainfall.

&&

LAT...LON 3789 11462 3740 11444 3720 11625 3757 11672
      3805 11551 3805 11500 3814 11500

$$

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