Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
907 AM MDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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KANE UT-IRON UT-WASHINGTON UT-
907 AM MDT SAT AUG 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN KANE COUNTY IN UTAH...
  SOUTHEASTERN IRON COUNTY IN UTAH...
  SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN UTAH...

* UNTIL NOON MDT

* AT 857 AM MDT...WIDESPREAD MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL IS CAUSING
  SIGNIFICANT RISES OF NORMALLY DRY WASHES INCLUDED BUT NOT LIMITED
  TO PINE CREEK IN ZION NATIONAL PARK...AND SOME LARGER RIVER
  SYSTEMS INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE NORTH FORK OF VIRGIN
  RIVER IN ZION NATIONAL PARK. MANY NORMALLY DRY WASHES ACROSS THE
  AREA WILL SEE FLOWING WATER THIS MORNING.

* ELEVATED FLOWS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE MID DAY HOURS TODAY
  BEFORE GRADUALLY RECEDING THIS AFTERNOON. MANY ROADS ACROSS THE
  AREA...INCLUDING COTTONWOOD AND WAHWEEP ARE EITHER CURRENTLY
  IMPASSIBLE OR WILL BECOME SO SHORTLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE
YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS...RIVERS...OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME
KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR
CREEKS.

&&

LAT...LON 3751 11162 3700 11154 3700 11271 3710 11271
      3710 11321 3750 11324 3742 11224 3752 11213

$$

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