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  • Flash Flood Watch for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued May 28 at 4:12AM MDT until May 28 at 6:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 4:12 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 6 p.m.
  • ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE WEST SALT CREEK LANDSLIDE IN NORTH
    CENTRAL MESA COUNTY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * THE WEST SALT CREEK LANDSLIDE IN NORTH CENTRAL MESA COUNTY.
    * THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
    * LOCAL OBSERVATIONS AT THE SAG POND IN THE LANDSLIDE CONTINUE TO
    SHOW WATER LEVELS SLOWLY DECREASING. IN ADDITION...EMERGENCY
    MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL REPORTED WATER FLOWING OUT OF THE SAG POND
    AND THOUGH A NEWLY FORMED CHANNEL ON THE LANDSLIDE. THIS FLASH
    FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED AT THE REQUEST OF EMERGENCY
    MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS TO ACCOUNT FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF FLASH
    FLOODING.
    * THE NEAREST DOWNSTREAM TOWN IS COLLBRAN. PEOPLE IN LOW LYING
    AREAS BELOW THE WEST SALT CREEK LANDSLIDE SHOULD STAY ALERT TO
    CHANGING CONDITIONS. EVACUATIONS MAY BE NECESSARY IF CONDITIONS
    DETERIORATE.
    DAM SAFETY EXPERTS...WITH STATE AND LOCAL EMERGENCY SERVICES...
    ARE MONITORING THE DAM AND WILL ISSUE PUBLIC STATEMENTS AS
    CONDITIONS WARRANT. PLAN NOW SO YOU WILL KNOW WHAT TO DO IN AN
    EMERGENCY. KEEP INFORMED BY LISTENING TO LOCAL RADIO AND
    TELEVISION FOR STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS. FOLLOW THE ADVICE
    OF PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICIALS.

  • Flash Flood Watch for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Flash Flood Watch issued October 19 at 1:36PM MDT until October 19 at 9:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, October 19, 2015 at 1:36 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, October 19, 2015 at 9 p.m.
  • ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS
    EVENING...
    THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
    * PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST COLORADO AND UTAH...INCLUDING THE
    FOLLOWING IN SOUTHWEST ...COLORADO...ANIMAS RIVER BASIN...
    FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER AND PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER
    DOLORES RIVER. IN UTAH...ARCHES/GRAND FLAT...
    CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES...LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS AND
    SOUTHEAST UTAH.
    * UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
    * WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
    NORTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. LOCALLY
    HEAVY RAINFALL WILL OCCUR WITH THE STRONGER STORMS.
    * NORMALLY DRY WASHES...SMALL STREAMS...SLOT CANYONS...AND
    STREAMS IN STEEP TERRAIN WILL BE MOST PRONE TO FLOODING.
    ADDITIONALLY TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT ON BACKCOUNTRY
    ROADWAYS DUE TO MUDDY CONDITIONS.

  • Flash Flood Watch for Uncompahgre Plateau 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.

  • Flash Flood Watch for Uncompahgre Plateau 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.