Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
134 PM MST WED JUL 20 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FLAGSTAFF HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH CENTRAL YAVAPAI COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ARIZONA...

* UNTIL 430 PM MST

* AT 133 PM MST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE TENDERFOOT FIRE SCAR, WHICH WILL HEAD DOWN
  INTO THE YARNELL AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  YARNELL.

EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE BURN SCAR WILL RESULT IN DEBRIS FLOW
MOVING THROUGH THE TENDERFOOT FIRE SCAR. THE DEBRIS FLOW CAN CONSIST
OF ROCK...MUD...VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...EAST ANTELOPE
CREEK...KIRKLAND CREEK...COTTONWOOD CREEK...ARRASTRE CREEK...ANTELOPE
CREEK...MESCAL CREEK...YARNELL CREEK AND MILLER CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE TENDERFOOT FIRE SCAR WILL LIKELY TRIGGER LIFE
THREATENING FLASH FLOODS AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN AND DOWNSTREAM OF THE
FIRE AREA. RESIDENCES NEAR WASHES AND CREEKS...PARTICULARLY ON THE
EAST SIDE OF YARNELL...MAY BE AFFECTED BY HIGH WATER AND DEBRIS.
ROADWAYS WILL LIKELY BE INUNDATED OR WASHED OUT. VERY HEAVY RAINS
COULD CAUSE WATER TO FLOW DOWN HIGHWAY 89 THROUGH YARNELL.

&&

LAT...LON 3428 11268 3423 11264 3420 11275 3422 11276

$$

MOTTICE



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