Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
104 PM MDT Sat Jun 19 2021

.An amplified shortwave has produced early and widespread
thunderstorm coverage this afternoon. We are expecting that covered
to spread east towards where the Decker, Junkins, and Hayden Pass
burn scars, as well as the Chalk Cliffs, are located. Flash flooding
is possible if a stronger thunderstorm develops over one of the
aforementioned locations.

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Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-Western Chaffee County
Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-Southern Sangre
de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-Southern Sangre de
Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-Western/Central Fremont County
Below 8500 Feet-Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-Wet Mountains
between 6300 and 10000 Feet-Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Including the cities of Texas Creek, Howard, Rye, Walsenburg,
Swissvale, St Elmo, Bonanza, Granite, Coaldale, Hillside, Buena
Vista, Cuchara, La Veta Pass, Silver Cliff, Alpine, Blanca Peak,
Cotopaxi, Stonewall, Westcliffe, Salida, Weston, Poncha Pass, and
Spanish Peaks
104 PM MDT Sat Jun 19 2021

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for the southern Colorado burn scars, but in
  particular the Decker, Junkins, and Hayden Pass burn scars. While
  thunderstorms are still possible over the Spring Burn Scar,
  confidence is lower that it will flash flood. The Chalk Cliffs in
  Chaffee County has also been included since heavy rain from
  thunderstorms are expected to develop near and around that region.

* Until 10 PM MDT this evening.

* Widespread thunderstorms that are expected to produce heavy rains
  will develop near and around the Decker, Junkins, and Hayden Pass
  burn scars, as well as the Chalk Cliffs in Chaffee County.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

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KS


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