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Arizona, Northwest Deserts

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:47 AM PDT on August 01, 2015

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on August 02, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northwest Arizona and Nevada... including the
following areas... in northwest Arizona... Lake Mead National
Recreation Area... northwest deserts and northwest plateau. In
Nevada... Lake Mead National Recreation Area... Las Vegas
Valley... Lincoln County... northeast Clark County... Sheep
Range... southern Clark County... Spring Mountains-Red Rock
Canyon and western Clark and southern Nye County.

* Through this evening

* a very moist airmass remains in place. Any stronger or slower
moving thunderstorms will be capable of producing one to two
inches of rain in an hour or less.

* Impacts... roads could be covered with water... mud or rocks. Some
dirt and secondary gravel roads could be washed out. Rapid rises
in washes could also occur leading to flooding downstream. Any
burn areas... such as the CArpenter one burn area on Mount
Charleston... could also see debris 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.





Record Report

Statement as of 9:56 PM PDT on July 31, 2015


... Record number of days with precipitation for July set at Bishop...

Counting today, July 31st, a total of 14 days this month had a trace
or more of precipitation fall in Bishop, California at the official
weather station at the eastern Sierra regional Airport. This sets a
new all-time record for July. The previous record was 12 days set in
2014.

This is now the second month this year to see a record number of
days with precipitation at Bishop. Back in may there was a record 15
days with a trace or more of precipitation.

For may, June and July of 2015 combined there have been 36 days with
a trace or more of precipitation. This is one day less than what was
recorded in 2013 in Bishop which had 37 days with a trace or more of
precipitation for the entire year. Also... this past cold season from
October 1st through April 30th only saw a total of 20 days with a
trace or more of precipitation at Bishop.

The above information is preliminary and subject to a final review.
For final certified data please contact the office of noaa's
National centers for environmental information (ncei) located in
Asheville, North Carolina.


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Arizona - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
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Kentucky - Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning
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Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
New Hampshire - Special Statement
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New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
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