976  
WGUS55 KFGZ 122358  
FFWFGZ  
AZC007-130300-  
/O.NEW.KFGZ.FF.W.0079.170812T2358Z-170813T0300Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ  
458 PM MST SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FLAGSTAFF HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
GILA COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL ARIZONA...  
 
* UNTIL 800 PM MST  
 
* AT 455 PM MST, NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED  
VERY HEAVY RAIN NEAR WASHINGTON PARK, INCLUDING THE HIGHLINE FIRE  
BURN SCAR. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH  
FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
WASHINGTON PARK, WHISPERING PINES, WATER WHEEL SWIMMING AREA NEAR  
HOUSTON MESA ROAD.  
 
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE HIGHLINE FIRE BURN SCAR WILL RESULT IN  
DEBRIS FLOW MOVING THROUGH ELLISON CREEK. THE DEBRIS FLOW CAN  
CONSIST OF ROCK, MUD, VEGETATION AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.  
 
LIFE THREATENING FLASH FLOODS AND DEBRIS FLOWS ARE LIKELY ALL THE WAY  
TO COLD SPRINGS AND THE WATER WHEEL AREA ON ELLISON CREEK, AS WELL AS  
ALONG THE EAST VERDE RIVER FROM THE WATER WHEEL AREA TO FIRST  
CROSSING AND BEAVER VALLEY ESTATES. GET AWAY FROM ELLISON CREEK AND  
THE EAST VERDE RIVER NOW!  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3440 11117 3437 11115 3436 11115 3434 11118  
3432 11132 3436 11133 3441 11132 3443 11130  
3444 11125 3441 11122 3440 11120  
 

 
 
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