Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
854 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

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KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-INDIAN WELLS VALLEY-
SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TEHACHAPI...LAKE ISABELLA...
RIDGECREST...ROSAMOND...CALIFORNIA CITY...EDWARDS AFB...MOJAVE
854 PM PDT WED JUL 29 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HANFORD HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF CENTRAL CALIFORNIA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...INDIAN WELLS VALLEY...KERN
  COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHEASTERN KERN COUNTY DESERT.

* FROM 11 AM PDT THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING

* SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE KERN
  COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS ON THURSDAY DURING THE LATE MORNING
  AND AFTERNOON HOURS...PERSISTING INTO THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* BURN AREAS INCLUDING THE GRAND FIRE BURN SCAR NEAR FRAZIER PARK
  AND THE WAY FIRE BURN SCAR NEAR LAKE ISABELLA WILL BE
  VULNERABLE TO FLASH FLOODING. FLOOD PRONE ROADS IN THE KERN
  COUNTY DESERTS INCLUDING THE RED ROCK RANDSBURG ROAD AND HIGHWAY
  14 NEAR RED ROCK CANYON WILL ALSO BE IMPACTED. LO0CALLY FAVORED
  ARROYOS AND CANYONS AS WELL AS LOW LYING AREAS WILL HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING.

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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