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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1035 AM MDT Mon Aug 15 2022

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Central Colorado River Basin-Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain
Valleys-Flat Tops-
1035 AM MDT Mon Aug 15 2022

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE GRIZZLY CREEK FIRE BURN AREA REMAINS IN
EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...Flash flooding and debris flows caused by excessive
  rainfall continue to be possible over the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn
  Area.

* WHERE...The Grizzly Creek burn scar.

* WHEN...Through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Heavy rainfall over the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn Area is
  expected up to and during the period of the watch. Residents near
  the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn Area should prepare for potential
  flooding impacts. Be sure to stay up to date with information from
  local authorities. Heavy rainfall could trigger flash flooding of
  low-lying areas, urbanized street flooding, and debris flows in
  and near recent wildfire burn scars.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - National Weather Service Meteorologists are monitoring the
    potential for heavy rainfall over the Grizzly Creek Fire Burn
    Area, which may lead to flash flooding and debris flows.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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