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Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
833 PM MST Thu Jan 13 2022

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Eagle CO-Garfield CO-Pitkin CO-
833 PM MST Thu Jan 13 2022

...FLOOD ADVISORY FOR AN ICE JAM NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
MONDAY...

* WHAT...Flooding caused by an ice jam is possible.

* WHERE...The Roaring Fork River in portions of northwest Colorado
  and west central Colorado, including the following counties, in
  northwest Colorado, Eagle and Garfield. In west central Colorado,
  Pitkin.

* WHEN...Until 500 PM MST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Anglers and anyone near or in the Roaring Fork River
  should move away from the river and seek higher ground now. Use
  extreme caution and be on the lookout for ice and debris flowing
  in the river.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 828 PM MST, additional releases of ice are possible near
    the advisory area with the potential for minor flooding.
    These conditions could linger through the weekend into early
    next week.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Emergency management and law enforcement are asking all citizens to
use extreme caution in and around the Roaring Fork River.

&&

LAT...LON 3939 10714 3940 10723 3943 10723 3941 10713
      3940 10711 3933 10693 3931 10695


$$

ERW



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