Back

Weather Alert Detail

  • Flash Flood Watch for Northwestern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued August 02 at 9:10PM MDT until August 03 at 3:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, August 2, 2015 at 9:10 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, August 3, 2015 at 3 a.m.
  • ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT MONDAY...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF COLORADO AND UTAH...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
    AREAS...IN COLORADO...ANIMAS RIVER BASIN...CENTRAL COLORADO
    RIVER BASIN...CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN...
    DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR...FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER...
    GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS...GRAND
    VALLEY...GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS...NORTHWEST SAN JUAN
    MOUNTAINS...PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER...SAN JUAN
    RIVER BASIN...SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS...UNCOMPAHGRE
    PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE...UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY AND
    WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS. IN UTAH...ARCHES/GRAND FLAT...
    CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES...LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS AND
    SOUTHEAST UTAH.
    * UNTIL 3 AM MDT MONDAY
    * SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY
    HEAVY RAINFALL TONIGHT.
    * THE FLASH FLOOD THREAT IS GREATEST FOR SMALL STREAMS...
    CREEKS...NORMALLY DRY WASH BEDS...SLOT CANYONS...SLICK ROCK
    AREAS...AND BURN SCARS. HEAVY RAINFALL CAN ALSO CAUSE MUD
    DEBRIS FLOWS AND ROCKSLIDES.