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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
1000 PM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN SATURDAY AND SATURDAY EVENING COULD
PRODUCE FLASH FLOODING IN THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING FROM BAJA CALIFORNIA INTO SOUTHERN
CALIFORNIA WILL BRING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION.
SOME OF THE THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS WILL BRING
VERY HEAVY RAINFALL AND COULD PRODUCE FLASH FLOODING.
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MOST NUMEROUS DURING THE AFTERNOON...BUT
SOME THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE SATURDAY NIGHT. THERE IS
SOME THREAT OF HEAVY RAIN LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY AS
WELL...AND THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND
SATURDAY EVENING.

CAZ055-056-058-060>062-021300-
/O.NEW.KSGX.FF.A.0004.140802T1600Z-140803T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS-
COACHELLA VALLEY-SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS-
1000 PM PDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...APPLE AND LUCERNE VALLEYS...
  COACHELLA VALLEY...RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS...SAN BERNARDINO
  COUNTY MOUNTAINS...SAN DIEGO COUNTY DESERTS AND SAN DIEGO
  COUNTY MOUNTAINS.

* FROM 9 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING

* THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL DEVELOP OVER THE MOUNTAINS
  AND DESERTS SATURDAY AND CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY EVENING. FLASH
  FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE WHERE HEAVY RAIN OCCURS.

* HEAVY RAINFALL WILL PRODUCE RUNOFF THAT COULD LEAD TO FLASH
  FLOODS...ESPECIALLY ALONG MOUNTAIN STREAMS...DESERT WASHES AND
  RECENTLY BURNED AREAS.

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.

&&

$$

MAXWELL






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