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Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
1138 AM MST Sat Aug 13 2022

Aguila Valley-Northwest Valley-Tonopah Desert-Gila Bend-
Buckeye/Avondale-Cave Creek/New River-Deer Valley-Central Phoenix-
North Phoenix/Glendale-New River Mesa-Scottsdale/Paradise Valley-Rio
Verde/Salt River-East Valley-Fountain Hills/East Mesa-South
Mountain/Ahwatukee-Southeast Valley/Queen Creek-Superior-Northwest
Pinal County-West Pinal County-Apache Junction/Gold Canyon-Tonto
Basin-Mazatzal Mountains-Pinal/Superstition Mountains-Sonoran Desert
Natl Monument-San Carlos-Dripping Springs-Globe/Miami-Southeast Gila
Including the cities of Punkin Center, Scottsdale, Sentinel,
Liberty, Cactus Forest, Wittmann, Hassayampa, Aguila, Circle City,
Superior, Winkelman, Gladden, Beardsley, Gila Bend, Tonopah,
Paradise Valley, Queen Creek, Kaka, Fountain Hills, Tempe, Miami,
Sun City West, Chandler, Avondale, Gilbert, Arlington, Apache
Junction, Mesa, Coolidge, Hayden, Casa Grande, Phoenix, Wintersburg,
San Carlos, Sun Lakes, Globe, Cashion, Peridot, Peoria, Tortilla
Flat, Sunflower, Florence, Wickenburg, Goodyear, and Surprise
1138 AM MST Sat Aug 13 2022


* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is possible.

* WHERE...A portion of south central Arizona, including the
  following areas, Aguila Valley, Apache Junction/Gold Canyon,
  Buckeye/Avondale, Cave Creek/New River, Central Phoenix, Deer
  Valley, Dripping Springs, East Valley, Fountain Hills/East Mesa,
  Gila Bend, Globe/Miami, Mazatzal Mountains, New River Mesa, North
  Phoenix/Glendale, Northwest Pinal County, Northwest Valley,
  Pinal/Superstition Mountains, Rio Verde/Salt River, San Carlos,
  Scottsdale/Paradise Valley, Sonoran Desert Natl Monument, South
  Mountain/Ahwatukee, Southeast Gila County, Southeast Valley/Queen
  Creek, Superior, Tonopah Desert, Tonto Basin and West Pinal County.

* WHEN...From Sunday morning through Sunday evening.

* IMPACTS...Flooding may occur in poor drainage and urban areas.
  Low-water crossings may be flooded.

  - Slow moving scattered thunderstorms will elevate the flood
    risk Sunday.


You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood
Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared
to take action should flooding develop.



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