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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:01 PM MST on March 02, 2015

Expires 9:00 PM EST on March 02, 2015


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM MST this
evening above 6000 feet...

* timing... snow will continue heavy at times through this
afternoon before decreasing.

* Additional snowfall from 2 PM MST today until 7 PM MST this
evening...

     Jacob Lake 1 to 2 inches North Rim 1 to 3 inches

* other impacts... snow covered roads will create difficult
driving conditions. Strong south winds will develop ahead of
and along the front generating areas of blowing snow with
significantly reduced visibilities.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring... due to significant amounts of snow and
strong winds producing limited visibilities.

Driving will be extremely dangerous during this storm. For the
latest Road conditions and closures... call the adot freeway
management system at 1 888 411 7623 or visit their web site at
www.Az511.Com.

Additional weather information is on the web at
www.Weather.Gov/Flagstaff.





Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 2:23 PM MST on March 02, 2015

Expires 1:00 AM EST on March 03, 2015



... The small stream Flood Advisory remains in effect until 1100 PM
MST tonight for south central Coconino and east central Yavapai
counties...

At 0145 PM MST... rain showers will continue over the Oak Creek
drainage with steady rainfall through the afternoon. Additional
rainfall amounts of up to half an inch are expected through this
afternoon. High flows will continue through Oak Creek today and
tonight. The latest river forecast model projections for Oak Creek
are shown below.

                         2 PM river stages forecast gage
location:
Sedona at tlaquepaque... . 10.1 ft rise to 11.6 by 7 PM
today then slowly fall

Cornville... ... ... ... ... . 9.2 ft rise to 12.8 by 10 PM
today then slowly fall

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Expect low river crossings in Oak Creek Canyon and around the Page
Springs and Cornville areas to become impassable at times due to
fluctuations in the creek level along Oak Creek.

Live stock and trailers near Oak Creek... may need to be move to
higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3476 11191 3480 11191 3480 11189 3482 11185
      3482 11182 3485 11178 3490 11173 3492 11174
      3494 11176 3495 11176 3496 11176 3500 11175
      3500 11173 3496 11175 3495 11175 3493 11173
      3491 11172 3484 11177 3482 11180 3481 11184
      3480 11187 3478 11188 3475 11189 3473 11191
      3473 11193


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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 1:00 PM MST on March 02, 2015


... Recent snow reports and peak wind gusts...

A cold front crossing the state today has caused high
elevation snow across portions of northern Arizona. The
following is a list of reports of new snow that has
fallen today. Also included are a few of the highest peak
wind gusts measured today.

********************Storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Arizona

... Coconino County...
   Jacob Lake 6.0 1213 PM 3/02
   Grand Canyon Airport 4.0 1210 PM 3/02
   Grand Canyon South Rim 4.0 1150 am 3/02
   Flagstaff 3.0 1223 PM 3/02
   Parks 2.0 1206 PM 3/02
   1 SW Williams 2.0 1045 am 3/02
   kachina Village 1.0 1155 am 3/02


***********************peak wind gust***********************

Location Max wind time/date comments
                        gust of
                         mph measurement

Arizona

... Apache County...
   Window Rock 44 1153 am 3/02
   St. Johns 40 1154 am 3/02

... Gila County...
   Payson 39 1115 am 3/02

... Navajo County...
   hopi (raws) 46 1113 am 3/02
   Winslow 46 1156 am 3/02
   Show Low 38 1215 PM 3/02


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