Flash Flood Watch - Includes N&W Park County

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Flash Flood Watch - Includes N&W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:20 pm

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for Portions of central and north central
Colorado, including the following areas, in central Colorado,
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest
Boulder/Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties
Above 9000 Feet. In north central Colorado, Larimer and Boulder
Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet and South and East
Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/Northwest Boulder
Counties Above 9000 Feet.

* From Friday afternoon through Friday evening.

* Slow moving thunderstorms capable of producing heavy rainfall,
especially in the Cameron Peak, East Troublesome, CalWood and
Williams Fork burn areas.

* Excessive runoff from heavy rain may cause flash flooding of creeks
and streams, roads and roadside culverts. The heavy rains could also
trigger rock slides or debris flows

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

It is important to know where you are relative to streams, rivers,
or creeks which can become killers in heavy rains. Campers and
hikers should pay close attention to rapidly changing weather
conditions and avoid streams or creeks if thunderstorms develop.

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Re: Flash Flood Watch - Includes N&W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Fri Jul 23, 2021 2:14 pm

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of central and north central Colorado, including the
following areas, in central Colorado, South and Southeast
Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above 9000 Feet. In
north central Colorado, Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000
and 9000 Feet and South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and
Northeast Grand/Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet.

* From 11 AM MDT this morning through this evening.

* Slow moving thunderstorms capable of producing heavy rainfall,
especially in the Cameron Peak, East Troublesome, CalWood and
Williams Fork burn areas.

* Excessive runoff from heavy rain may cause flash flooding of creeks
and streams, roads and roadside culverts. The heavy rains could also
trigger rock slides or debris flows

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

It is important to know where you are relative to streams, rivers,
or creeks which can become killers in heavy rains. Campers and
hikers should pay close attention to rapidly changing weather
conditions and avoid streams or creeks if thunderstorms develop.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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