Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
1110 AM MDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE OVER THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.A WEATHER SYSTEM FROM THE PACIFIC WILL COMBINE WITH SUBTROPICAL
MOISTURE MOVING UP FROM ARIZONA TO POSE THE THREAT OF HEAVY RAIN
AND FLASH FLOODING OVER THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THROUGH THIS
EVENING. THE WEST FORK BURN SCAR AND FLOOD PRONE AREAS WILL BE AT
THE GREATEST RISK FOR FLOODING.

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UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH FORK...CREEDE...CUMBRES PASS...
WOLF CREEK PASS
1110 AM MDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND
  UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS COULD PRODUCE FLASH FLOODING DUE TO
  HIGH AMOUNTS OF SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE TRACKING ACROSS THE REGION.

* FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE...PARTICULARLY IN AND NEAR THE
  WEST FORK BURN SCAR...WITH ROCK SLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS POSSIBLE
  IN AREAS OF STEEPER TERRAIN.

* PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING.

MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD
FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...LEADVILLE...
INDEPENDENCE PASS...MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE...NORTH PASS
1110 AM MDT TUE SEP 9 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL COLORADO AND SOUTH
  CENTRAL COLORADO...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL
  COLORADO...EASTERN SAWATCH RANGE...MOSQUITO RANGE AND UPPER
  ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY. IN SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO...LA GARITA
  MOUNTAINS.

* THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS COULD PRODUCE FLASH FLOODING DUE TO
  HIGH AMOUNTS OF SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE TRACKING ACROSS THE REGION.

* MUD OR ROCK SLIDES WILL BE POSSIBLE NEAR AREAS OF STEEP TERRAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$
SR


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