Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
139 AM MST MON AUG 24 2015

AZC019-241430-
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PIMA AZ-
139 AM MST MON AUG 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL PIMA COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 730 AM MST

* AT 133 AM MST...RUNOFF FROM EARLIER HEAVY RAIN SUNDAY EVENING HAS
  CAUSED RAPID RISES IN THE VAMORI WASH IN SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH
  CENTRAL PORTIONS OF THE TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION. THE GAUGE NEAR KOM
  VO AS OF 115 AM MST WAS REPORTING A STAGE OF 9.8 FEET. FLOODING
  BEGINS TO OCCUR AT AROUND 9.5 FEET. MOTORISTS AND RESIDENTS IN
  THIS AREA SHOULD BE AWARE THAT FLOODING PROBLEMS WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. THE STAGE WILL SLOWLY DECREASE
  THROUGH THE NIGHT AND SHOULD FALL BACK DOWN TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  SOMETIME AFTER SUNRISE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  SANTA CRUZ...PISINEMO...PISINIMO...COWLIC...VAMORI AND KUPK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3172 11181 3168 11187 3192 11232 3187 11233
      3189 11238 3202 11238 3206 11235 3192 11214

$$

MOLLERE



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