533  
WGUS55 KSLC 152345  
FFWSLC  
UTC017-055-160345-  
/O.NEW.KSLC.FF.W.0049.170915T2345Z-170916T0345Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT  
545 PM MDT FRI SEP 15 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTH CENTRAL GARFIELD COUNTY IN SOUTHERN UTAH...  
SOUTH CENTRAL WAYNE COUNTY IN SOUTHERN UTAH...  
 
* UNTIL 945 PM MDT  
 
* AT 538 PM MDT, PARK RANGERS IN CAPITOL REEF NATIONAL PARK REPORTED  
FLASH FLOODING ON PLEASANT CREEK. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY  
OCCURRING.  
 
* FLASH FLOODING IS ONLY AFFECTING THE PLEASANT CREEK DRAINAGE IN  
CAPITOL REEF NATIONAL PARK. OTHER PRIMARY WASHES IN THE PARK SUCH  
AS GRAND WASH ARE NOT FLOODING AT THIS TIME.  
 
* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS EXPECTED IN THIS AREA AND PLEASANT CREEK  
IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO FLOOD INTO THIS EVENING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
REMAIN ALERT FOR FLOODING EVEN IN LOCATIONS NOT RECEIVING RAIN. DRY  
WASHES, STREAMS, AND RIVERS CAN BECOME RAGING KILLER CURRENTS IN A  
MATTER OF MINUTES, EVEN FROM DISTANT RAINFALL.  
 
FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. 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 AVOID STREAMS OR  
CREEKS IN THE CAPITOL REEF AREA.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3826 11105 3797 11099 3797 11120 3821 11127  
 

 
 
PW  
 
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