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  • Flash Flood Watch for Eastern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued September 22 at 6:09PM MDT until September 22 at 10:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 6:09 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 10 p.m.
  • ...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE EASTERN SAN JUAN
    MOUNTAINS...PRIMARILY FOR THE WEST FORK AND PAPOOSE BURN SCARS...
    UNTIL 10 PM THIS EVENING...
    .ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE UP FROM THE
    SOUTHWEST ACROSS THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS THROUGH THE
    EVENING AS A POTENT STORM SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS THE REGION. FLASH
    FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE...WHICH COULD CAUSE EXTREME RUN OFF WITH
    MUD AND ASH FLOWS IN AND NEAR ANY BURN SCARS. THERE WILL BE A FEW
    STRONGER EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WHICH COULD PRODUCE HAIL UP TO THE
    SIZE OF QUARTERS...WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 50 TO 60 MPH...AS WELL AS
    DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS
    EVENING...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * A PORTION OF SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
    AREAS...EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND UPPER RIO GRANDE
    VALLEY.
    * UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    * LINES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE ACROSS
    THE AREA THIS EVENING. SOME OF THESE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF
    PRODUCING LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WITH FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE
    SHOULD ANY OF THESE STRONGER STORMS IMPACT THE WEST FORK OR
    PAPOOSE BURN SCARS.
    * EXTREME RUN OFF WITH MUD AND ASH FLOWS IN AND NEAR THE BURN
    SCARS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

  • Flash Flood Watch for Eastern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued September 10 at 7:32PM MDT until September 11 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 7:32 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at midnight
  • ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE BURN SCARS AND HIGHER TERRAIN...
    .AMPLE MOISTURE...ALONG WITH DISTURBANCES IN THE MOISTURE...WILL
    ALLOW FOR AREAS OF HEAVY RAIN OVER AND NEAR THE HIGHER TERRAIN
    THIS EVENING. THIS HEAVY RAIN WILL BRING THE THREAT OF FLASH
    FLOODING TO AREA BURN SCARS AND MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN.
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
    TONIGHT...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * EL PASO COUNTY...TELLER COUNTY AND ALL OF THE SOUTHERN COLORADO
    MOUNTAINS.
    * UNTIL MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
    * WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY
    RAIN WILL TRACK ACROSS THE WATCH AREA THROUGH MIDNIGHT. THE
    HEAVY RAIN COULD CAUSE FLASH FLOODING ACROSS BURN SCARS AND
    AREAS OF STEEP TERRAIN.
    * DAMAGE TO HOMES...BUSINESSES AND ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE IF FLASH
    FLOODING DEVELOPS. THERE COULD ALSO BE INJURY OR LOSS OF LIFE.