827  
WGUS45 KVEF 122330  
FLWVEF  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV  
430 PM MST SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
AZC015-130530-  
/O.NEW.KVEF.FA.W.0003.170812T2330Z-170813T0530Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
MOHAVE AZ-  
430 PM MST SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
WEST CENTRAL MOHAVE COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN ARIZONA...  
 
* UNTIL 1030 PM MST SATURDAY  
 
* AT 422 PM MST, LOCAL AUTOMATED FLOOD GAUGES ALONG WITH THE  
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY IS REPORTING SIGNIFICANT FLOODING  
ALONG THE DETRITAL WASH EXTENDING FROM PIERCE FERRY ROAD  
NORTHWARD. THIS WILL AFFECT ROADS THAT CROSS THE DETRITAL WASH  
WHICH INCLUDE WHITE HILLS ROAD AND TEMPLE BAR ROAD. AUTOMATED RAIN  
GAUGES HAVE MEASURED BETWEEN TWO AND THREE INCHES OF RAIN IN THE  
PAST TWO HOURS AND SIGNIFICANT FLOODING WILL LIKELY CONTINUE INTO  
THIS EVENING.  
 
* FLOODING WILL AFFECT ROADS THAT CROSS THE DETRITAL WASH WHICH  
INCLUDE DOLAN SPRINGS ROAD, WHITE HILLS ROAD, AND TEMPLE BAR ROAD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3606 11443 3586 11449 3555 11435 3553 11441  
3567 11449 3586 11453 3606 11449  
 

 
 
ASG  
 
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