Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
1100 PM MST MON AUG 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PHOENIX HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN MARICOPA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...
  CENTRAL LA PAZ COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 200 AM MST

* AT 1041 PM MST...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED THAT
  SALOME HIGHWAY WAS FLOODED AND CLOSED WHERE IT CROSSES CENTENNIAL
  WASH. DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  FALLEN OVER THE AREA SINCE 8 PM THIS EVENING. ADDITIONAL HEAVY
  RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL AND WILL WORSEN FLOOD CONDITIONS.FLASH
  FLOODING. CENTENNIAL WASH HAS ABOUT 3.35 FEET OF WATER FLOWING IN
  IT RIGHT NOW AND CONTINUES TO RISE.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO WENDEN...
  VICKSBURG JUNCTION...VICKSBURG...SALOME...HARCUVAR...BRENDA...AND
  CENTENNIAL WASH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT PEOPLE ALONG THE BANKS OF WASHES AND
CREEKS SHOULD MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY. NORMALLY DRY WASHES
AND STREAMS WILL SUDDENLY HAVE RUNNING WATER AND MAKE UNBRIDGED
CROSSINGS IMPASSABLE. STREETS...UNDERPASSES...AND LOW SPOTS WILL
BECOME INUNDATED MAKING DRIVING HAZARDOUS IN THE WARNED AREA.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN MOTORIZED VEHICLES. WHEN ENCOUNTERING
FLOODED ROADS...MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF NORMALLY
DRY WASHES AND CREEKS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES...AND DETENTION
BASINS AFFECTING SOME COMMUNITY PARKS. UNBRIDGED CROSSINGS WILL BE
ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS.

&&

LAT...LON 3401 11347 3383 11322 3362 11351 3348 11383
      3367 11416

$$

MCLANE








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