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  • Flash Flood Watch for Pikes Peak above 11000 feet County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued June 11 at 5:39PM MDT until June 12 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:39 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, June 12, 2015 at 7 p.m.
  • ...RAIN AND SNOW MELT WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE INCREASED FLOOD
    POTENTIAL FOR SOUTHERN COLORADO...
    .THE COMBINATIONS OF AN UNSEASONABLY MOIST AIRMASS...THE REMNANTS
    OF TROPICAL CYCLONE BLANCA...AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND A
    COOL FRONT WILL SET THE STAGE FOR HEAVY RAIN TO DEVELOP OVER THE
    EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST
    PLAINS LATER THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. THE FLASH FLOODING WITH
    THIS EVENT COULD BE SIGNIFICANT IN QUITE A FEW AREAS...INCLUDING
    THE BURN SCARS. IN THE MOUNTAIN AREAS...RIVERS AND STREAMS ACROSS
    SOUTHERN COLORADO ARE ALREADY RUNNING HIGH DUE TO MOUNTAIN SNOW
    MELT. ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD MAKE CONDITIONS WORSE.
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * ALL OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO
    * THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.
    * THE RAPID MELT OF A LATE SEASON SNOWPACK HAS CAUSED STREAMS TO
    RUN HIGH. A NUMBER OF STREAMS IN THE WATCH AREA ARE SWOLLEN TO
    BANK FULL LEVELS. A LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING
    PERIODS OF RAIN TO THE REGION OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THE
    COMBINATION OF RAIN ON SNOW MELT WILL RAISE FLOODING CONCERNS.
    * RESIDENTS AND VISITORS TO THE UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY
    REGION...SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO WATER LEVELS OVER THE
    NEXT FEW DAYS. HAVE AN EVACUATION PLAN IN PLACE IN CASE YOUR
    ARE ORDERED TO EVACUATE ON SHORT NOTICE.

  • Flash Flood Watch for Pikes Peak above 11000 feet County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued June 11 at 5:39PM MDT until June 12 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 5:39 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, June 12, 2015 at 7 p.m.
  • ...RAIN AND SNOW MELT WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE INCREASED FLOOD
    POTENTIAL FOR SOUTHERN COLORADO...
    .THE COMBINATIONS OF AN UNSEASONABLY MOIST AIRMASS...THE REMNANTS
    OF TROPICAL CYCLONE BLANCA...AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND A
    COOL FRONT WILL SET THE STAGE FOR HEAVY RAIN TO DEVELOP OVER THE
    EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST
    PLAINS LATER THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. THE FLASH FLOODING WITH
    THIS EVENT COULD BE SIGNIFICANT IN QUITE A FEW AREAS...INCLUDING
    THE BURN SCARS. IN THE MOUNTAIN AREAS...RIVERS AND STREAMS ACROSS
    SOUTHERN COLORADO ARE ALREADY RUNNING HIGH DUE TO MOUNTAIN SNOW
    MELT. ANY ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD MAKE CONDITIONS WORSE.
    ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * ALL OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO
    * THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.
    * THE RAPID MELT OF A LATE SEASON SNOWPACK HAS CAUSED STREAMS TO
    RUN HIGH. A NUMBER OF STREAMS IN THE WATCH AREA ARE SWOLLEN TO
    BANK FULL LEVELS. A LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING
    PERIODS OF RAIN TO THE REGION OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THE
    COMBINATION OF RAIN ON SNOW MELT WILL RAISE FLOODING CONCERNS.
    * RESIDENTS AND VISITORS TO THE UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY
    REGION...SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO WATER LEVELS OVER THE
    NEXT FEW DAYS. HAVE AN EVACUATION PLAN IN PLACE IN CASE YOUR
    ARE ORDERED TO EVACUATE ON SHORT NOTICE.