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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:30 AM MDT on July 01, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on July 01, 2016

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from noon MDT today
through 9 PM this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Colorado and Utah... including the following
areas... in Colorado... Four Corners/upper Dolores River...
Paradox Valley/lower Dolores River and Uncompahgre Plateau and
Dallas Divide. In Utah... arches/Grand Flat...
canyonlands/Natural Bridges... La Sal and Abajo Mountains and
southeast Utah.

* From noon MDT today through 9 PM this evening

* a disturbance approaching from the southwest fueled by abundant
monsoon moisture will bring scattered to numerous showers and
thunderstorms to the area today. Slow moving storms generating
excessive rainfall moving over saturated soils could result in
flash flooding.

* Normally dry washes... small streams... slot canyons... arroyos and
burn scars will be most prone to flash flooding. In addition...
rocks and/or mud may be deposited on roadways in areas of steep

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.

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Air Quality Alert
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
California - Flash Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Record Report
New York - Beach Hazard Statement
Oregon - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report

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