Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
541 PM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  WESTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO...
  NORTHWESTERN DOLORES COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO...
  NORTHEASTERN SAN JUAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN UTAH...

* UNTIL 745 PM MDT

* AT 540 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN OVER THE COAL BED CANYON NORTHWEST OF DOVE CREEK. RADAR
  ESTIMATES MORE THAN TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH
  FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* FLASH FLOODING WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF WESTERN SAN
  MIGUEL...NORTHWESTERN DOLORES AND NORTHEASTERN SAN JUAN COUNTIES.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...COAL BED
CANYON...WEST MONUMENT CREEK...MONUMENT CANYON...WILLOW CREEK...PIUTE
CREEK AND CHICO CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

DRY WASHES AND ARROYOS WILL BEGIN TO FLOW AND QUICKLY BECOME RAGING
KILLERS IN A MATTER OF MINUTES...EVEN FROM DISTANT RAINFALL.

&&

LAT...LON 3787 10891 3775 10900 3778 10910 3784 10907
      3790 10901

$$

JAM



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