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Colorado, Crowley County

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:21 AM MDT on July 28, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on July 29, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from noon MDT today through this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of east central Colorado...
south central Colorado and southeast Colorado... including the
following areas... in east central Colorado... El Paso County
and Teller County and the Rampart Range. In south central
Colorado... eastern San Juan Mountains... Fremont County... La
Garita Mountains... northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains...
southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains... upper Rio Grande
Valley... Wet Mountain Valley and Wet Mountains. In southeast
Colorado... Baca County... Bent County... Crowley County...
eastern Las Animas County... Huerfano County... Otero County...
Pueblo County and western Las Animas County.

* From noon MDT today through this evening

* monsoon moisture and moist easterly upslope flow will trigger
another round of slow moving thunderstorms this afternoon and
evening. Rainfall rates of up to 2 inches per hour will be
possible with the stronger storms which may quickly lead to
flash flooding.

* Flooding of urban areas... creeks... arroyos and normally dry
washes will be possible this afternoon and evening. Heavy
rainfall which occurred yesterday may keep flows high in some
of the creeks and streams... and any additional rainfall today
may cause localized flooding at times. Heavy rainfall on burn
scars may result in dangerous mud and ash flows.

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.




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