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UTC019-170245-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO  
545 PM MDT MON JUL 16 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTH CENTRAL GRAND COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL UTAH...  
 
* UNTIL 845 PM MDT.  
 
* AT 544 PM MDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
VERY HEAVY RAIN OVER ARCHES NATIONAL PARK. FLASH FLOODING IS  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
ARCHES NATIONAL PARK.  
 
THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...  
U.S. HIGHWAY 191 IN UTAH BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 128 AND 132.  
UTAH 128 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 0 AND 2, AND BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 4  
AND 16.  
UTAH 279 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 14 AND 15.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
DRY WASHES AND ARROYOS WILL BEGIN TO FLOW AND QUICKLY BECOME RAGING  
KILLERS IN A MATTER OF MINUTES, EVEN FROM DISTANT RAINFALL.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3880 10954 3867 10937 3858 10962 3886 10974  
 

 
 
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