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  • Flash Flood Watch for Northern Sangre de Cristo County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued September 09 at 3:27PM MDT until September 10 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 3:27 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at midnight
  • ...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE OVER THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THROUGH
    THIS EVENING...
    .A WEATHER SYSTEM FROM THE PACIFIC WILL COMBINE WITH SUBTROPICAL
    MOISTURE MOVING UP FROM ARIZONA TO POSE THE THREAT OF HEAVY RAIN
    AND FLASH FLOODING OVER THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THROUGH THIS
    EVENING. THE WEST FORK BURN SCAR AND FLOOD PRONE AREAS WILL BE AT
    THE GREATEST RISK FOR FLOODING.
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
    TONIGHT...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF CENTRAL COLORADO AND SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO...
    INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL COLORADO...EASTERN
    SAWATCH RANGE...MOSQUITO RANGE AND UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER
    VALLEY. IN SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO...EASTERN SAN JUAN
    MOUNTAINS...LA GARITA MOUNTAINS AND UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY.
    * UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT
    * LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS COULD PRODUCE FLASH FLOODING DUE TO
    HIGH AMOUNTS OF SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE TRACKING ACROSS THE
    REGION.
    * FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE...PARTICULARLY IN AND NEAR THE
    WEST FORK BURN SCAR...WITH ROCK SLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS
    POSSIBLE IN AREAS OF STEEPER TERRAIN.
    A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
    TO FLASH FLOODING.
    MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD
    FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.
    &&

  • Flash Flood Watch for Northern Sangre de Cristo County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued August 26 at 2:45PM MDT until August 27 at 3:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 2:45 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 3 a.m.
  • ...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST COLORADO...
    .THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY OVER THE
    EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND PLAINS...WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BRING
    HEAVY RAIN AND THE RISK OF FLASH FLOODING. BURN SCARS...URBAN
    AREAS...AND OTHER FLOOD PRONE LOCATIONS WILL HAVE THE HIGHEST
    FLOODING RISK.
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO AND
    SOUTHEAST COLORADO...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN EAST
    CENTRAL COLORADO...EL PASO COUNTY AND TELLER COUNTY AND THE
    RAMPART RANGE. IN SOUTH CENTRAL COLORADO...EASTERN SAN JUAN
    MOUNTAINS...FREMONT COUNTY...LA GARITA MOUNTAINS...NORTHERN
    SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO
    MOUNTAINS...UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY...WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY AND
    WET MOUNTAINS. IN SOUTHEAST COLORADO...BACA COUNTY...BENT
    COUNTY...CROWLEY COUNTY...EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY...EASTERN LAS
    ANIMAS COUNTY...HUERFANO COUNTY...OTERO COUNTY...PROWERS
    COUNTY...PUEBLO COUNTY...WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY AND WESTERN LAS
    ANIMAS COUNTY.
    * THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
    * NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL BRING THE THREAT OF LOCALIZED
    FLASH FLOODING TO THE AREA TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
    NIGHT.
    * AREA BURN SCARS...STEEP TERRAIN...AND URBAN CORRIDORS WILL BE
    ESPECIALLY AT RISK.