Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
111 AM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
COLORADO...

  ARKANSAS RIVER AT LAMAR AFFECTING PROWERS COUNTY.

.WATER LEVELS ON THE ARKANSAS RIVER AT LAMAR HAVE STEADILY DROPPED
BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY THIS MORNING...AND WILL CONTINUE TO DROP
THROUGH THE DAY.  THEREFORE THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

STAY AWAY FROM THE BANKS OF RIVERS AND STREAMS.  DURING A FLOOD...
SATURATED BANKS CAN EASILY BREAK OFF AND FALL INTO POTENTIALLY
DEADLY...FAST FLOWING FLOOD WATER.

STAY TUNED TO YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO FOR THE LATEST
INFORMATION.  FOR THE LATEST HYDROLOGIC FORECASTS AND WARNINGS...
VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO AT WEATHER.GOV/PUEBLO.
YOU CAN LINK DIRECTLY TO THE HYDROLOGY PAGE BY CLICKING ON RIVERS AND
LAKES UNDER THE HYDROLOGY SECTION OF THE LEFT HAND MENU BAR.

&&

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111 AM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE ARKANSAS RIVER AT LAMAR.
* AT  1:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 11:52 PM WEDNESDAY.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 7.7 FEET BY
  MIDMORNING TOMORROW.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...THE RIVER IS BANKFULL. MINOR OVERBANK FLOW
  INTO LOWLANDS ALONG THE RIVER OCCURS NEAR LAMAR. WATER FLOWS INTO
  LOW LYING MEADOWS NEAR COUNTY ROAD 13.

&&

LAT...LON 3813 10269 3814 10260 3813 10251 3806 10251
      3807 10260 3806 10269

$$



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