Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
254 PM MST MON SEP 15 2014

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COCONINO PLATEAU-YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN GILA COUNTY-YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND BASINS-
OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VALLE...PRESCOTT...SELIGMAN...
ASH FORK...WUPATKI N.M....TUBA CITY...WINSLOW...HOLBROOK...
SNOWFLAKE...ST. JOHNS...SPRINGERVILLE...FLAGSTAFF...WILLIAMS...
MUNDS PARK...HEBER...HAPPY JACK...FOREST LAKES...SHOW LOW...
GREER...PINETOP...PAYSON...STRAWBERRY...YOUNG...COTTONWOOD...
CAMP VERDE...CORDES JUNCTION...BAGDAD...SEDONA
254 PM MST MON SEP 15 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FLAGSTAFF HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN ARIZONA...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...NORTHERN GILA COUNTY...COCONINO
  PLATEAU...EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM AND LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY
  IN COCONINO COUNTY...LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE
  COUNTY...LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY AND WHITE
  MOUNTAINS...OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS...WESTERN MOGOLLON
  RIM...YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND
  BASINS.

* FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

* THIS FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS FOR AREAS ROUGHLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF
  INTERSTATE 40 IN NORTHERN ARIZONA.

* DEEP MONSOONAL MOISTURE WILL MOVE INTO NORTH CENTRAL ARIZONA FROM
  THE SOUTH ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR SOME
  STORMS TO PRODUCE RAINFALL GREATER THAN ONE INCH IN LESS THAN
  ONE HOUR...AS WELL AS LONG TERM MODERATE RAINFALL.

* ON THURSDAY THE REMNANTS OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE ARE EXPECTED TO
  MOVE THROUGH SOUTHERN ARIZONA...THOUGH THE EXACT PATH AND TIMING
  ARE NOT CLEAR. ALL ARE URGED TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AND
  FLASH FLOOD WATCHES FOR CHANGES IN TIMING AND OR AREAL COVERAGE
  AS THIS EVENT NEARS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT DEVELOPING CONDITIONS MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING WITHIN THE WATCH AREA. PEOPLE...ESPECIALLY THOSE
LOCATED ALONG AREA CREEKS...RIVERS OR OTHER FLASH FLOOD PRONE
AREAS...SHOULD CONTINUE TO MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE
PREPARED TO TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE
ISSUED.

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