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Colorado, West Elk and Sawatch Mountains

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:56 PM MDT on July 28, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on July 30, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Tuesday afternoon
through Tuesday evening...
... Flash Flood Watch will expire at midnight MDT tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Colorado and Utah... including the following
areas... in Colorado... Animas river basin... central Gunnison
and Uncompahgre River basin... Grand Valley... grand and
Battlement mesas... northwest San Juan Mountains... Paradox
Valley/lower Dolores River... San Juan River basin... southwest
San Juan Mountains... Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide...
upper Gunnison River Valley and west Elk and Sawatch
mountains. In Utah... arches/Grand Flat and La Sal and Abajo
Mountains.

* From Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday evening

* flash flooding is possible Tuesday afternoon and evening due
to heavy rainfall from monsoonal moisture and another
disturbance that will move north over the area. Storms will
also be slow moving further increasing flash flooding risks.

* Debris and mud flows will be possible especially near old burn
scars.

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.


The Flash Flood Watch for portions of Colorado and Utah will
expire at midnight MDT tonight.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Colorado - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Record Report
Guam - High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Heat Advisory
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Record Report
Louisiana - Special Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
New York - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Record Report
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Record Report
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Record Report
Utah - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Record Report
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Public Information Statement