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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
320 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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NORTHWEST PLATEAU-NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY-
320 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017 /420 AM MST SAT JAN 21 2017/

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST ARIZONA AND SOUTHERN NEVADA...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHWEST ARIZONA...NORTHWEST
  PLATEAU. IN SOUTHERN NEVADA...NORTHEAST CLARK COUNTY.

* FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE SUNDAY EVENING INTO MONDAY. THIS
  COULD LEAD TO FLOODING ISSUES ACROSS THE AREA.

* THE COMBINATION OF ALREADY WET SOILS AND MODERATE TO HEAVY
  RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF. FLOODING OF SMALL
  STREAMS...NORMALLY DRY WASHES...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IS
  POSSIBLE. MOST LIKELY WATERWAYS IMPACTED INCLUDE THE SMALLER
  TRIBUTARIES FEEDING INTO THE MUDDY RIVER...VIRGIN RIVER AND BEAVER
  DAM WASH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

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LAKE HAVASU AND FORT MOHAVE-NORTHWEST DESERTS-
LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA-SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY-
UPPER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY-
320 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017 /420 AM MST SAT JAN 21 2017/

...FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST ARIZONA...SOUTHEAST
CALIFORNIA AND SOUTHERN NEVADA HAS BEEN CANCELLED. THE THREAT OF
FLOODING HAS DIMINISHED SIGNIFICANTLY TONIGHT FOR THE COLORADO
RIVER VALLEY.

$$

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LINCOLN COUNTY-
320 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTH CENTRAL NEVADA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREA...LINCOLN COUNTY.

* FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF
  SOUTHEAST LINCOLN COUNTY SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
  AFTERNOON. THIS COULD LEAD TO FLOODING ISSUES ACROSS THE AREA.

* THE COMBINATION OF ALREADY WET SOILS AND MODERATE TO HEAVY
  RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF. FLOODING OF SMALL
  STREAMS...NORMALLY DRY WASHES...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS IS
  POSSIBLE. MOST LIKELY WATERWAYS IMPACTED INCLUDE THE SMALLER
  TRIBUTARIES FEEDING INTO THE BEAVER DAM WASH AND MEADOW VALLEY
  WASH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

WOLCOTT



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