Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1253 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
THE SOUTHEAST HIGHLANDS IN IDAHO...

IDZ022>025-300300-
/O.CON.KPIH.FF.A.0003.000000T0000Z-140730T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CARIBOU HIGHLANDS-
CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION-WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALAD CITY...OAKLEY...ROCKLAND...
DOWNEY...LAVA HOT SPRINGS...SODA SPRINGS...WAYAN...PRESTON...
DAYTON...MONTPELIER...GEORGETOWN...PARIS
1253 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHEAST IDAHO...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
   CACHE VALLEY/IDAHO PORTION...CARIBOU HIGHLANDS...SOUTH
  CENTRAL HIGHLANDS AND WASATCH MOUNTAINS/IDAHO PORTION.

* UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING

* A SUB-TROPICAL DISTURBANCE LIFTING THROUGH THE REGION WILL
  PRODUCE NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...SOME OF
  WHICH MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER
  HOUR.

* FLASH FLOODING CAN TEMPORARILY CLOSE ROADS DUE TO HIGH WATER
  AND EROSION. DRIVING THROUGH FLOODED AREAS IS THE NUMBER ONE
  WEATHER-RELATED KILLER IN THE UNITED STATES. YOUR BEST
  SOLUTION IS TO TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN. IF YOU ARE CAUGHT IN
  A FLASH FLOOD...MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

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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